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6:17am PDT - April 7th, 2021

The Hill's Morning Report - Biden bumps up vaccine eligibility amid 'life or death' race

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3:25am PDT - April 7th, 2021

10 Things in Politics: Inside Trump's stable of lawyers

And Biden shifts the vaccine goalposts again.

alcee hastings - Business Insider
2:25am PDT - April 7th, 2021

NRCC: House Democrats on ‘Defense’ After Pushing for Open Borders, Closed Schools

The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) said Tuesday that House Democrats are on "defense" due to their advocacy for open borders, closed schools, and higher taxes.

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1:45pm PDT - April 6th, 2021

OnPolitics: Biden's new COVID vaccine goal

Plus the battle over Georgia's new voting law heats up.

alcee hastings - USA Today
1:31pm PDT - April 6th, 2021

Biden mourns passing of Rep. Alcee Hastings

President Biden mourned the passing of "trailblazing" Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.), who ...

alcee hastings - The Hill
1:18pm PDT - April 6th, 2021

Breakingviews - Yellen global minimum tax is step too far in D.C - Reuters

Janet Yellen is on board with a global effort to end decades of decline in corporate tax rates and set a minimum levy in the large countries in the Group of 20. The U.S. Treasury chief knows it's a logical goal for most big economies. But nailing a global pac…

alcee hastings - Reuters
1:04pm PDT - April 6th, 2021

Hastings' death narrows Dem majority, sets off race for his seat

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis will schedule a special election to fill the vacancy created by Hastings' passing.

alcee hastings - Politico
10:22am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Pelosi mourns Hastings as 'champion for the most vulnerable in our nation'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) honored Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) who died on Tuesday at the age of 84 due, praising him as a "champion for the most vulnerable in our nation.""Today, our...

alcee hastings - The Hill
10:20am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Democrats’ Control of the House Is Increasingly Fragile

Resignations and a death have left Pelosi with a shrinking majority until special elections fill the vacancies.

alcee hastings - New York Magazine
10:16am PDT - April 6th, 2021

The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by ExxonMobil - Biden moves vaccine eligibility by almost two weeks

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alcee hastings - The Hill
9:41am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Congressman Alcee Hastings, who served in US House since 1995, dies at 84

Longtime U.S. Congressman Alcee Hastings, a Florida Democrat, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in January 2019.

alcee hastings - USA Today
8:19am PDT - April 6th, 2021

US Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84; was impeached as judge

Rep. Alcee Hastings, the fiercely liberal longtime Florida congressman who was dogged throughout his tenure by an impeachment that ended his fast-rising judicial career, has died at 84

alcee hastings - ABC News
8:01am PDT - April 6th, 2021

US Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84; was impeached as judge

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Rep. Alcee Hastings, the fiercely liberal longtime Florida congressman who was dogged throughout his tenure by an impeachment that ended his fast-rising judicial career, died Tuesday. He was 84.

alcee hastings - Associated Press
7:37am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Florida Democratic congressman Alcee Hastings dies at 84

Democratic Rep. Alcee Hastings of Florida has died, his chief of staff Lale M. Morrison told CNN on Tuesday. He was 84.

alcee hastings - CNN
7:34am PDT - April 6th, 2021

US Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84; was impeached as judge

Rep. Alcee Hastings, the fiercely liberal longtime Florida congressman who was dogged throughout his tenure by an impeachment that ended his fast-rising judicial career, has died at 84

alcee hastings - Independent
7:32am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Florida Democratic Rep. Alcee Hastings Dies at 84

Hastings was a 15-term congressman, civil rights lawyer and Florida’s first black federal judge.

alcee hastings - National Review
7:31am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Rep. Alcee Hastings, barrier-breaking Florida Democrat, dies at 84

Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., a former judge and civil rights activist who had been serving his 15th term in Congress, has died at age 84, a senior Democratic aide confirmed to NBC News on Tuesday.

alcee hastings - NBC News
7:28am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Rep. Alcee Hastings, civil rights lawyer and judge elected to 15 terms in Congress, dies at 84

Appointed Florida’s first Black federal judge, he was removed from office in 1989 on corruption charges and launched a remarkable political comeback.

alcee hastings - The Washington Post
7:18am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Democratic U.S. congressman Hastings of Florida dies: report - Reuters

Democratic U.S. Representative Alcee Hastings has died at age 84, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reported on Tuesday, further narrowing the party's majority in the lower chamber of Congress.

alcee hastings - Reuters
7:09am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84 after cancer diagnosis

The Democratic congressman was Florida’s first Black federal judge and fought for civil rights.

alcee hastings - Politico
7:02am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Alcee Hastings, Impeached Judge Elected to House, Dies at 84

Democratic Representative Alcee Hastings, the longest serving member of Florida’s Congressional delegation, has died, according to a statement from his family. He was 84.

alcee hastings - Bloomberg
7:00am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Alcee Hastings, Democratic congressman from Florida, dies at 84

Alcee Hastings, Democratic congressman from Florida, has died at age 84, Fox News has confirmed.

alcee hastings - Fox News
6:39am PDT - April 6th, 2021

It's time to abolish the federal death penalty

Ending the death penalty should be part of comprehensive justice reform in the United States and part of our current reckoning with racial inequality. More than half of the states across our nation have abolished the death penalty or halted executions.

alcee hastings - The Hill
1:00pm PDT - March 30th, 2021

RT @faubusiness: .@faubusinessdean now is featured in the @SunSentinel’s South Florida 100. In his first entry, he explains why he’s optimi…

Ken H. Johnson (@FAUHousingEcon)
12:18pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

.@faubusinessdean now is featured in the @SunSentinel’s South Florida 100. In his first entry, he explains why he’s optimistic that Florida and the nation will rebound from the #coronavirus. @paulowers South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/4y3u15KZR8

FAU College of Business (@faubusiness)
12:11pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @AfSV_US: We join the human rights community in mourning the loss of Rep. Alcee Hastings, the former chair of the U.S. Helsinki Commissi…

(@HedefDunya)
12:10pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @SecBlinken: Saddened to hear about the passing of Congressman Alcee Hastings. He was a dedicated public servant who fought tirelessly f…

WrathofJan (@JDignum)
12:08pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @blackenterprise: Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings Dies At 84 https://t.co/FZF8CNFc2h

BE Modern Man (@bemodernman)
11:27am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @blackenterprise: Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings Dies At 84 https://t.co/FZF8CNFc2h

Alfred Edmond Jr (@AlfredEdmondJr)
11:24am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @LoveyBlue727: Midwin Charles, DMX, Alcee Hastings.... This has been one devastating week. I wish everyone reading this peace and th…

Black Hermione is ashamed of JKR (@minimerc4)
11:10am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RepJeffries: Rep. Alcee Hastings has departed us for that great assembly in Heaven. He taught me a lot about public service and life.…

Melissa (@mkverson)
11:07am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @LoveyBlue727: Midwin Charles, DMX, Alcee Hastings.... This has been one devastating week. I wish everyone reading this peace and th…

#StopAsianHate / Pass H.R.-1 (@OnTheLeft242)
11:03am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @LoveyBlue727: Midwin Charles, DMX, Alcee Hastings.... This has been one devastating week. I wish everyone reading this peace and th…

(@Only4RM)
11:02am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @DrWeber4CA: My thoughts are with the family of Rep. Alcee Hastings, a trailblazer who fought tirelessly for civil rights and was a belo…

Pedro Hernandez (@pedrohzjr)
10:52am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RepJeffries: Rep. Alcee Hastings has departed us for that great assembly in Heaven. He taught me a lot about public service and life.…

mary (she/her) (@raspmarytea)
10:29am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @Yamiche: Such sad news: Congressman Alcee Hastings has died at 84. Hastings crusaded against racial injustice as a civil rights lawyer,…

mary (she/her) (@raspmarytea)
10:29am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @harrisonjaime: Congressman Alcee Hastings was my friend. I’m heartbroken to hear this news! He was passionate, emotional, a straight &…

mary (she/her) (@raspmarytea)
10:29am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RepValDemings: U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings served his constituents as a civil rights attorney, judge, and Dean of our Congressional delega…

mary (she/her) (@raspmarytea)
10:29am PDT - April 9th, 2021

#MSNBC apologizes after mistakenly using video of #Mississippi US Rep #BennieThompson in story about death of #Florida US Rep #AlceeHastings -Southern politics are always on the menu at ChickenFriedPolitics.com- https://t.co/ghnTsE71eq

ChickenFriedPolitics (@ChkFriPolitics)
10:27am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @AndrewGillum: Florida has lost a true public servant in Congressman Alcee Hastings. Aside from his rhetorical genius, I’ll miss our unf…

nan smith (@nansmith1961)
10:10am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @BreitbartNews: MSNBC said it mistakenly aired video of the wrong black congressman during a recent report on the death of Rep. Alcee Ha…

Melissa (@MLAS)
10:03am PDT - April 9th, 2021
We are saddened by the news of the passing of the Honorable Alcee L. Hastings. He was truly a champion for justice and equality. Peace and blessings to his loved ones during this time. https://t.co/OHqg3MmYIm

We are saddened by the news of the passing of the Honorable Alcee L. Hastings. He was truly a champion for justice and equality. Peace and blessings to his loved ones during this time. https://t.co/OHqg3MmYIm

Sant La Haitian Neighborhood Center (@SantLaHaitian)
10:01am PDT - April 9th, 2021

As a federal judge, Alcee Hastings was impeached and removed from the bench. He was then elected to the House, where he became known as a strong liberal voice. https://t.co/8YNkqhCQfp

NYT Obituaries (@NYTObits)
9:56am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @AFPFlorida: We at AFP-FL send our condolences to the family and friends of Rep. Alcee Hastings, who represented SE Florida in Congress…

Maryann Connors (@mconnors49)
9:47am PDT - April 9th, 2021

U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings Dies After Pancreatic Cancer Battle – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network https://t.co/uGmPiTUvNj via @pancan

Deb James,RN,HNB-BC (@Reiki_Health_RN)
9:44am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @pbpost: Alcee Hastings latest Florida congressman to hang on in office too long | Frank Cerabino https://t.co/eCk9EikJCu

Kamari (@BangoutMari)
4:35am PDT - April 9th, 2021
Flags at all City facilities will fly at half staff on Friday, April 9, 2021, in honor of Rep. Alcee Hastings’ passing. https://t.co/otCVoGV3y4

Flags at all City facilities will fly at half staff on Friday, April 9, 2021, in honor of Rep. Alcee Hastings’ passing. https://t.co/otCVoGV3y4

City of Delray Beach (@citydelraybeach)
4:25am PDT - April 9th, 2021
RT @SunSentinel: South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

RT @SunSentinel: South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

Mr. T []_[] (@Mr_TsCulture)
4:23am PDT - April 9th, 2021
RT @SunSentinel: South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

RT @SunSentinel: South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

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4:22am PDT - April 9th, 2021

Alcee Hastings latest Florida congressman to hang on in office too long | Frank Cerabino https://t.co/eCk9EikJCu

The Palm Beach Post (@pbpost)
4:22am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @cnnbrk: Democratic Rep. Alcee Hastings, the longest-serving member of Florida's congressional delegation, has died at 84 https://t.co/1…

Sharon (@hookssharon68)
4:19am PDT - April 9th, 2021
South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

South Florida 100: Saying goodbye to Alcee Hastings https://t.co/JzhaQjMIgk https://t.co/tbtDgpaWnj

South Florida Sun Sentinel (@SunSentinel)
4:08am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @Yamiche: Such sad news: Congressman Alcee Hastings has died at 84. Hastings crusaded against racial injustice as a civil rights lawyer,…

Candy Lane (@21w20pearls1908)
3:50am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @TheFaithCenter: We stand together with our community in honoring Alcee Hastings for his many years of service to South Florida and the…

Althea Dixon “Betty” (@althead76)
3:38am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RepGraceMeng: Saddened to learn of @RepHastingsFL's passing this morning. He was a tireless champion of equality and civil rights. His…

Mohammad Hasani (@Mohamma75463227)
3:33am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @mkraju: “Hastings crusaded against racial injustice as a civil rights lawyer, became a federal judge who was impeached and removed from…

CalhounCountyDemocratsGOTV (@CalhounDemGOTV)
3:22am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @Yamiche: Such sad news: Congressman Alcee Hastings has died at 84. Hastings crusaded against racial injustice as a civil rights lawyer,…

CalhounCountyDemocratsGOTV (@CalhounDemGOTV)
3:21am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @NickTagliaferro: the Gaetz thing and Alcee Hastings’s death together serve as one hell of a reminder that Florida is absolutely in the…

Ross Protect the Vote, Or Lose It McIntire (@merovingians)
2:31am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RayBeckerman: What we need are more Alcee Hastings(September 5, 1936 – April 6, 2021) ~ @Greg_Palast https://t.co/bkxfWmSrMK

Anne Wright (@arusakow)
2:28am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RayBeckerman: What we need are more Alcee Hastings(September 5, 1936 – April 6, 2021) ~ @Greg_Palast https://t.co/bkxfWmSrMK

Beeyat (@TiresiasGreen)
1:56am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @RayBeckerman: What we need are more Alcee Hastings(September 5, 1936 – April 6, 2021) ~ @Greg_Palast https://t.co/bkxfWmSrMK

Greg Palast (@Greg_Palast)
1:43am PDT - April 9th, 2021