“Progressive” in the news

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Financial Express
· CIL logs 17% jump in composite opencast production in July, expects output to rise further  
CIL’s OBR alone in July 2020 surged by 23.1 per cent over the same month a year ago, and progressive July 2020 OBR growth jumped by 12.4 per cent.
Vox
· Arizona’s primaries could provide a hint as to whether Democrats can take the Senate  
Meanwhile, the Democratic primary in the Sixth Congressional District, which is potentially up for grabs in November, is shaping up to be a battleground over how the party moves forward, whether that means embracing a more progressive strategy (that’s perhaps politically riskier) or a potentially safer, more moderate approach.
Washington Post
· The Health 202: Hospitals must start paying back billions borrowed from government during pandemic  
“Its progressive residents generally have been inclined to follow the rules, and there’s a high level of trust in public health officials, local governments and the fast-changing science,” they write.
Washington Post
· What Joe Biden’s VP pick will tell us about Joe Biden  
He has quickly squelched ideas that might be popular on progressive Twitter but not with the general populace.
The New York Times
· What Has Changed Since George Floyd  
And some progressive critics of Campaign Zero argue that these reforms have been tried before and put too much faith in officers to abide by new rules.
The Independent
· ‘If not now, when?’: Black women seize their moment in the political spotlight as Joe Biden set to name running mate  
When Stacey Abrams, a black progressive Democrat, ran for governor in 2018, she focused her campaign on women of colour.
The China Post
· Serbian parliament convenes after elections, amid protests  
Vucic’s ruling Serbian Progressive Party swept the June 21 parliamentary vote that was boycotted by several of the main opposition parties.
The Atlantic
· Joe Biden’s Big, Bold, and Very Quiet Agenda  
Perceived as a moderate, he has embraced strikingly progressive goals without facing any political backlash.
The Japan Times
· Lee Teng-hui: An icon of Asian democracy  
Yet ever the renegade, he is credited with propelling Chen Shui-bian, a candidate from the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, into the presidency by endorsing Lien Chan as KMT candidate, knowing that it would split his own party.
The China Post
· 老外也捲入台灣政治?網酸蘇嘉全女婿接千萬訂單|Swede entrepreneur denies receiving favors from Taiwan politician  
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP, 民進黨) legislator Su Chen-ching (蘇震清), nephew of Taiwan Secretary-General Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全), was recently accused of allegedly accepting bribes to meddle with the management of the SOGO franchise.