Weekly US politics news and updates thread - week of May 8
This thread is posted weekly - please try to post all relevant US political content in here, such as news, updates, opinion articles, etc. Extremely significant events may warrant a separate topic, but almost all should be posted in here.
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Rep. George Santos pleads not guilty to 13 counts of financial crimes