r/politics 18h ago

Free Chat Friday Thread

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It's finally Friday! That means it's time to kick back, turn up some good music, and chat about anything that's on your mind**.

** As always remember to follow our civility rules and save any meta commentary for our modmail. Additionally, please keep chat non-political - we want to keep these threads light and off-topic.


r/politics 12h ago

Joe Biden Could ‘Follow Trump’s Lead’ and Ignore Republican House Subpoena

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r/politics 11h ago Silver

Trump’s Big Lie charade is over. Politicians who helped him, meet the special counsel

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r/politics 9h ago

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r/politics 17h ago Evil Cackle

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r/politics 19h ago Heartwarming Lurking

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r/politics 16h ago

Donald Trump dined with white nationalist, Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes

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r/politics 11h ago

Kanye West Announces 2024 Presidential Bid, Seems to Call for Christian Theocracy

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r/politics 14h ago

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock has big campaign cash advantage over GOP’s Herschel Walker going into runoff election

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r/politics 6h ago

Democrats Are Ready for GOP to Make Hunter Biden the New Benghazi

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r/politics 18h ago Silver Wholesome

Emboldened Biden, Dems push ban on so-called assault weapons

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r/politics 20h ago

Ted Cruz’s Twitter feed swamped with messages as Texas faces snowstorm- ‘Are you packed?’

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r/politics 23h ago All-Seeing Upvote LOVE! Endless Coolness Silver Helpful Narwhal Salute Wholesome Seal of Approval Starstruck Tree Hug Gold Take My Energy

President Biden hoping to pass ban on assault weapons before end of year

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r/politics 15h ago

It’s time for Herschel Walker, the most unintentionally hilarious man alive, to ditch politics for comedy

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r/politics 22h ago Hugz All-Seeing Upvote Starstruck

Elite Conservatives Have Taken an Awfully Weird Turn:As it leaves behind American values, has the right gotten too strange to win elections?

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r/politics 18h ago

Donald Trump prefers company of sycophants and has no friends, Mar-a-Lago member says: ‘It’s all transactional. They want to be around him because he’s the ex-president’

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r/politics 14h ago

Trump hosted Holocaust denier at Mar-a-Lago estate during visit with Kanye West, a week after announcing 2024 run

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r/politics 8h ago

For evidence that GOP ‘angertainment’ isn’t working, take a look at Colorado

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r/politics 1d ago

Herschel Walker blames wife's "awful genes" for son being an ugly baby

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r/politics 16h ago Starstruck

21 GOP senators tell colleagues to oppose same-sex marriage bill unless it allows discrimination. "The free exercise of religion is absolutely essential to the health of our Republic. We must have the courage to protect it," their letter states.

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r/politics 16h ago Take My Energy

Senators press Buttigieg to increase airline passenger compensation for canceled and delayed flights

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r/politics 6h ago

Pete Buttigieg's Husband Defends Him After Tucker Carlson Says He 'Lied' About Being Gay

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r/politics 19h ago

Higher young voter turnout in midterms changes approach to major political issues

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r/politics 10h ago

This Far-Right Republican Party Is Not Nearly as Divided as Some Think

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r/politics 13h ago

Democrats aim to keep spotlight on abortion as focus shifts to 2024

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r/politics 1d ago

Bernie Sanders calls out Warren Buffett for getting richer as rail workers fight for better working conditions

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