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Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion: poll

The Hill 23 May 2022
Trust in democracies has risen in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, according to a new poll ... respondents said they trusted democracies, an uptick from 43 percent in January ... period, with 50 percent of respondents now saying they have trust in democracies.
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Biden approval rating hits new low: poll

The Hill 23 May 2022
Roughly 48 percent of voters said they did not have “very much” trust in Congress, while roughly 20 percent said they have no trust in the institution at all ... Cheney warns of ‘threat we have never faced’ in jab at Trump during award speech Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion.
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Cheney warns of ‘threat we have never faced’ in jab at Trump during award speech

The Hill 23 May 2022
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) on Sunday condemned the Jan ... 6 rioting ... 6 riot ... “It is no exaggeration to say that their courage likely saved our lives and our democracy.” Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion ... The Jan ... In her Sunday speech, Cheney repeated that the honorable transfer of power was the cornerstone of democracy ... .
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Foreign reporter’s phone seized while on flight with Pentagon official

The Hill 23 May 2022
A foreign reporter on Monday said that his phone was seized during a flight to Europe with Deputy Secretary of State Kathleen Hicks ... Hicks departed the U.S ... Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion ... We consider that coverage vital to the democracy we defend, and we respect the value of its independence,” Kirby said ... .
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New Zealand to help train Ukrainian soldiers in UK

The Hill 23 May 2022
New Zealand on Monday announced it would roll out a training program for Ukrainian soldiers to teach how to operate artillery weapons as the country continues to defend against Russian forces ... Foreign reporter’s phone seized while on flight with Pentagon official Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion. poll ... .
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Schumer, McConnell pressing administration to rush paperwork on Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership

The Hill 23 May 2022
It is being submitted by McConnell and Schumer along with a number of leading Senate voices on Ukraine aid, including Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) ... Cheney warns of ‘threat we have never faced’ in jab at Trump during award speech Trust in democracies rising in wake of Ukraine invasion. poll ... .
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Johnson accused of lying to MPs over images showing him drinking at leaving do

AOL 23 May 2022
It’s becoming clearer than ever that Boris Johnson lied to the British people and to Parliament,” she said. “Conservative MPs must do their duty and sack this law-breaking Prime Minister. “Every day he remains in office will do more damage to public trust and to our democracy.” ... Intentionally misleading the House would normally be a resigning matter.
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Boris Johnson 'caught out' by photos which show he 'lied to Parliament' with party denials

ITV 23 May 2022
Boris Johnson has been accused of "repeatedly" lying to Parliament after ITV News released a series of photographs showing him drinking with colleagues at a time when coronavirus rules banned most socialising ... December 8, 2021 ... Every day he remains in office will do more damage to public trust and to our democracy." ... .
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Pictures show Boris Johnson raising glass during lockdown leaving party

Belfast Telegraph 23 May 2022
Boris Johnson can be seen raising a glass at a leaving party in Downing Street during the second coronavirus lockdown ... The broadcaster said the pictures were taken at a leaving party for then-director of communications Lee Cain on November 13 2020. EXCL ... PA. / ... Every day he remains in office will do more damage to public trust and to our democracy.” ... .
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'Truth is in jeopardy,' Politico journalist Jonathan Lemire tells FSU grads

Metrowest Daily News 23 May 2022
WORCESTER — Cheers overwhelmed boos on Sunday, when Framingham State University's commencement speaker, journalist Jonathan Lemire, told graduates "truth is in jeopardy now.". "We can all do our part to save it," said Lemire ... The undermined trust and his big lie has put our democracy in the most tenuous place it's been in more than 150 years.".
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Democracy, climate need repairs

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 May 2022
Dad was a Lincoln Republican who believed all Americans, including Black people, had the right to vote, and he felt that our American democracy was sacrosanct ... Do I trust Sarah Sanders to help lead Arkansas into a sustainable workable future? Not at all ... Democracy matters ... I believe Chris Jones believes in democracy.
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Jam Kamal warns against skipping no-trust session

Dawn 22 May 2022
The notice recalled that the BAP had submitted the no-trust resolution along with other parties under Article 136 against CM Bizenjo ... In October 2021, a no-trust motion was moved against the then CM Alyani ... CM Bizenjo has announced that he is ready to face the no-trust motion, terming it part of democracy and politics.
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Sunday's letters: Promote solar power, watch headlines, insurrectionist wins, more

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 22 May 2022
How can you trust a leader who lies and promotes violence? ... Trust in ourselves and our nation is destroyed when a leader, father, teacher or politician openly lies and can’t admit it. Trust and the truth are the glue that holds any society together. Without trust and truth telling we will devolve into just another autocratic state.
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CALDARA | Rule 1 — Don't talk about trans Art Club

Colorado Politics 22 May 2022
Every parent’s fear is an adult, particularly one in a position of trust, preying on your child ... Her trusted teacher asked her if she’d like to join Art Club after school ... But when government officials purposefully give false information to citizens, democracy itself is at risk.
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Letter: Wierenga

Traverse City Record-Eagle 21 May 2022
No protection ... As a result, we have suffered hundreds of thousands of needless deaths and a democracy near collapse. No democracy can survive without extensive, effective regulation, truth and trust fostered by law. One of our parties wants none of these, not even democracy. John T ... .

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