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Elections

Biden gave young voters a win on student debt, but abortion tops midterm motivations

Student debt cancellation is a prominent issue among young voters, but it's not the sole driving issue organizers are pushing before Election Day.

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Scientists are using microphones to measure how fast glaciers are melting

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Biden gave young voters a win on student debt, but abortion tops midterm motivations

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