Democratic Primaries

Jury sends note to judge, asks four questions in Manafort trial

MTP Daily<p>Kornacki talks Pawlenty, Walker, and Minnesota governor's Democratic primary<p>02:18<p>Closing arguments end in Manafort case: ‘No possible road …

U.S. Politics

‘Don’t Vote For The Ching-Chong!’ Detroit Democrat Makes Racist Slurs Against Asian Opponent

Michigan state congresswoman Bettie Cook Scott told voters, "You don't need to vote for that ching-chong."<p>Democrat Bettie Cook Scott, a member of the …

Social Justice

MSNBC panel bursts out in laughter at Andrew Cuomo, reminds him of America’s greatness

The panel of pundits at MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” show burst out in laughter over the foolish statement by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo denying that America was ever great, and at the spin his office attempted to clean up his gaffe.<p>“I thought D-Day was a good one”<p>The panel on the progressive cable …

Andrew Cuomo

To Win Texas, Beto O'Rourke Is Running To The Left

If you arrived at Beto O'Rourke's recent town hall meeting in San Antonio even 40 minutes ahead of time, you were out of luck. All 650 seats were already taken.<p>It was one sign that the El Paso Democratic congressman has set Texas Democrats on fire this year, as he takes on Republican Sen. Ted …

Republicans

Republicans compare Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Venezuelan dictator

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Republican National Committee on Thursday took a heavy swipe at Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- the 28-year-old Latina who unseated a long-serving Democratic congressman in New York's June primary -- comparing her to Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro.<p>A Bronx native with Puerto Rican …

Politics

Democrat Muslim candidate voted AGAINST stopping insurance payments to TERRORISTS

This election cycle is bringing out the Democrat anti-Israel candidates apparently, as we’ve already pointed out in Michigan.<p>Here’s another one from …

Conservative View

Morning Bits: The ‘best’ people give Trump fits

The best White House staffers never forget they work for the people. Then there is this: “White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Tuesday refused to say whether she signed a non-disclosure agreement when joining the White House, and claimed that the confidentiality agreements are …

Opinion

Donna Shalala losing momentum as primary election approaches | Naked Politics

Things seem to be heading the wrong direction for Donna Shalala.<p>Not only has the frontrunner in the Democratic primary for Florida’s 27th …

Government

Jumaane Williams has a tax question meltdown

Jumaane Williams had a meltdown Thurs­day because a Post reporter had the audacity to ask a few simple questions about his taxes.<p>Williams is furious …

Opinion

Inside the Post-Dispatch: Breaking down primary victories for Steve Stenger and Wesley Bell

Court reporter Joel Currier discusses Wesley Bell’s upset victory over longtime St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch in the Aug. 7 Democratic …

Democratic Party

Oz Gets Last Tweet On Lamont, Stefanowski

Incredibly, on Wednesday afternoon, with the marker ink barely dry on the ballot ovals, the freshly crowned nominees of the two major parties had the …

Voting

Andrew Cuomo should apologize; America is a great country: Joe Piscopo

Actor and comedian Joe Piscopo sounded off on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo after he made disparaging remarks about America.<p>“We just need another Italian saying the wrong thing,” Piscopo told FOX Business’ Neil Cavuto on Thursday. “That’s all we need.”<p>During a speech on Wednesday Cuomo mocked …

Andrew Cuomo

Women lag behind men in campaign fundraising

<b>By Michelle Ye Hee Lee and Anu Narayanswamy | Washington Post</b><p>Lauren Baer, a former Obama administration foreign policy adviser, has been buoyed by a …

Government

‘I Didn’t Choose For You To Drag Me Off The Bed,’ Says Ellison’s Ex

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> The former girlfriend of Democratic Congressman Keith Ellison sat down with CBS News on Thursday to talk about the abuse she …

Republicans

Adorable six-year-old Black boy banned from school for dreadlocks

A six-year-old dressed impeccably in his uniform for his first day of school was turned away at the door of a Florida Christian School and told he …

Short Hair

Good news? First Muslim woman set for US Congress

Jack Engelhard<p>Jack Engelhard’s classic international bestselling novel Indecent Proposal, which later became a worldwide hit movie, has been …

Civil Rights

Victor Hill rival says Clayton sheriff arrested wife to intimidate him

Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill had the wife of a political rival arrested after she said she penned emails to the department supporting her …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Keith Ellison's likely replacement not even pretending to be interested in job

We’re a couple of days out from the primary races in Minnesota at this point but the news remains interesting. Personally, I think the North Star …

Conservative View

Can Bernie Sanders swing the Florida governor’s race? | Naked Politics

Via @KirbyWTweets<p>Andrew Gillum's gubernatorial campaign may come down to one question: How much does Bernie Sanders' support matter in a Democratic …

Bernie Sanders

Why Michael Capuano and Ayanna Pressley are divided over Colin Kaepernick

In a Democratic primary race where the two candidates have few major policy differences, a rift opened Wednesday between Rep. Michael Capuano and his …

Colin Kaepernick

Tuesday's Primary Election, In Four Maps

For Tuesday’s Democratic primary race for governor, a picture is worth 172,000 words — when that picture is a map of Ned Lamont’s wall-to-wall …

Homebase

Did J Street Get Played?

An interesting note appears in a number of recent stories about Rashida Tlaib’s victory last week in the democratic primary for Michigan’s 13th …

Rashida Tlaib

Raimondo outspends rivals by more than $1M

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Why was GOP candidate for governor Patricia Morgan standing next to an unidentified man dressed up as a chicken on a sidewalk …

Government

In winning U.S. House primary, Ilhan Omar breaks barriers and sets an example

Her effort offers an inspiring story of new Americans thriving in our democracy.

Temple University

Women of Color Are Making History Ahead of Midterms

It has been a banner year for women running in elections across the country in state house, gubernatorial and congressional races. But women of …

Liberal View

Chris King Launches Fearless In Florida Tour In His Bid For Governor

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Admitting that his campaign for governor faces “an uphill battle,” Democrat Chris King …

Florida

Historic victories on August 7 empowered the black community

The results of the August 7 Democratic primary has St. Louis all atwitter (pardon the pun). There were historic victories that could change the …

African-American News

Guy who notified FBI he got banned from Grindr whines on Fox about trans Democrats

With far right homocons Milo Yiannopoulos and Lucian Wintrich on the outs for flirting with child sexual assault and white supremacy respectively, …

LGBTQI

Liberals Spar over Trump’s ‘Hate Wall’ in House Primary Debate

Race between Pressley and Capuano has been tagged as the next potential Democratic Party shakeup<p>Boston city counselor Ayanna Pressley accused Rep. …

Politics

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn endorses Democrat Gwen Graham for governor

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn on Thursday endorsed Gwen Graham in the Democratic primary for governor, giving the former Congresswoman a high-profile …

Florida