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Jeff Katz
April 23, 2020 - 1:06 pm
A Democratic Georgia lawmaker is being forced to resign because of his support for President Donald Trump. Click here to find out more!
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Jeff Katz
September 19, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Prominent Democratic Party donor and political activist Ed Buck was arrested Tuesday and charged with operating a drug house and distributing methamphetamine to a man who suffered an overdose at Buck's apartment in West Hollywood, KTLA reports. According to police, Buck has been charged with three...
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Jeff Katz
July 22, 2019 - 11:20 am
A Florida Democrat who withdrew from candidacy for a State House seat in January has admitted that she lied about treating vicitims of the Pulse shooting as a doctor, according to Florida Politics. "I lied," Elizabeth McCarthy said, Florida Politics reported . "It is a false statement." 50-year-old...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 11:39 am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) of being racist and "singling out" women of color in remarks made to the Washington Post . Pelosi has been on record as criticizing Ocasio-Cortez and other democratic socialist members of the party, and recently AOC went...
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Jeff Katz
July 10, 2019 - 1:07 pm
Robert Johnson, the founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET) and the first black billionaire, told CNBC Tuesday he thinks the Democratic Party has gone too far left. Johnson made the comments during an interview with Hadley Gamble. He also praised Donald Trump's economy, giving the president...
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Jeff Katz
April 26, 2019 - 12:57 pm
There should be a sign for this like the ones they have in warehouses. You know, "We have gone __ days without an AOC screw-up." In the freshman congresswoman's latest blunder, she called out the GOP on Twitter for seemingly posing male members next to cardboard cutouts of female legislators,...
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November 12, 2018 - 1:52 pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A retired Army paratrooper and West Virginia lawmaker seeking to restore the Democratic Party's blue-collar roots chose Veterans Day to formalize his campaign for the presidency in 2020. State Sen. Richard Ojeda filed his campaign committee paperwork with the Federal...
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July 28, 2018 - 11:51 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge ruled Friday that the U.S. Justice Department does not have the authority to withhold grants from the city of Chicago because of its policies that provide sanctuary to immigrants. The city sued Attorney General Jeff Sessions last August after the Justice Department...
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June 18, 2018 - 12:26 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A tea party group backed by billionaire conservatives plans to sit out the U.S. Senate race in Virginia. News outlets report that Americans for Prosperity has announced it won't support Republican nominee Corey Stewart as he tries to unseat incumbent Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine...
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June 02, 2018 - 10:09 am
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — The scramble among Democrats to take on Republican Barbara Comstock for a Virginia congressional seat has remained civil so far. Six Democrats are on the ballot for the 10th Congressional District primary June 12. The winner will face Comstock, who's considered one of the most...
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