New Hampshire Politics

Trump attacks publisher of largest New Hampshire newspaper

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's largest newspaper, the Union Leader, is the latest target of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's attacks against the news media.<p>Its offense? A front-page editorial Monday by publisher Joseph McQuaid declaring, "Trump campaign insults NH voters' …

Government

Sanders joins Maryland's Jealous to help fire up voters

Sen. Bernie Sanders may not be endorsing his own son's congressional bid, but he rallied on a hot Monday night in Maryland to fire up voters for Ben …

Middle-class

Rudy Giuliani is ‘living his best life’

Even his friends are having trouble keeping up with Rudy Giuliani’s love life.<p>We’re told that the former mayor was in a suite at Yankee Stadium on …

Rudy Giuliani

Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump nailed down a decisive first victory in New Hampshire's presidential primary Tuesday, proving his unorthodox campaign can translate the large crowds at his rambunctious rallies into the votes that determine delegates. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, an afterthought in Iowa, …

Government

ML Strategies Health Care Preview Week of June 18th

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Law

Bernie Sanders declining to help son in race fits pattern

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — An endorsement by Bernie Sanders is one of the most coveted gifts in Democratic politics. But the Vermont senator and liberal darling is notoriously reluctant to back many politicians, including, it turns out, his own son.<p>Sanders has come under scrutiny in recent weeks for …

Middle-class

The Last Time Democrats Faced A Moment Like 2018, Deval Patrick Ran For Office

Inside the political landscape that once inspired the Massachusetts Democrat to action.<p>In 2004, Massachusetts Democrats were devastated by John Kerry’s loss, one that rendered the national party rudderless and confused after an election they were sure they’d win.<p>The party struggled with its …

Government

At We the People forum, Democratic activists shift presidential hopefuls to the left

Wednesday’s We the People political summit at the Hyatt Regency, just blocks from the Capitol, was a glance into the Democratic Party’s future.<p>It wasn’t just that five potential marquee presidential candidates showed up — Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Kirsten Gillibrand …

Middle-class

NH Governor Chris Sununu Running For Re-election

New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu is running unopposed for the Republican nomination for another two-year term.<p>CONCORD, NH — New Hampshire Governor …

Government

Democratic politicians don't realize how badly their constituents want welfare reform

About 82 percent of all likely voters, including an overwhelming 71 percent of Democrats, support requiring able-bodied adults to work in exchange …

Middle-class

NH Opioid Crisis: Trump Administration Approves $20M For Recovery

Federal authorities this week approved a bi-partisan plan to increase funding for New Hampshire opioid recovery programs by $20 million.<p>WASHINGTON, …

New Hampshire

D'Allesandro Crowns Himself N.H. Political Kingmaker In New Biography

With a political resume that includes twenty years in New Hampshire Senate, three terms on the Executive Council, time in the New Hampshire House and …

New Hampshire

Kentucky sues Walgreens, cites 'alarming' rate of dispensing opioids

(Reuters) - Kentucky's attorney general on Thursday sued Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O), accusing the company of playing a dual role in propagating an opioid epidemic in the state as both a pharmacy chain and wholesale drug distributor.<p>The lawsuit by Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear was …

News (U.S.)

EXCLUSIVE: 'I'm not going to be a priest if I'm separated!': Rudy gushes about his new Louisiana flame and says he wants 'to see her often' as he DENIES romantic involvement with New Hampshire woman whose husband 'would kill me'

• <b>New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has confirmed he has begun dating Louisiana fundraiser Jennifer LeBlanc</b>• <b><br>Says his new relationship 'has potential'</b>• <b><br>He</b> …

Donald Trump

Rudy Giuliani reveals he’s dating a political operative from Louisiana

Rudy Giuliani revealed early Thursday that he’s been dating a political operative from Louisiana.<p>The former mayor, who is now working as personal …

Rudy Giuliani

Mayor Garcetti is keynote speaker at Arizona conference for Latino elected officials

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will be heading to Arizona next week to give the keynote address at the annual conference of the …

Los Angeles

Dick Morris: Supreme Court’s Big Blow Against Voter Fraud Is Game Changer

The 5-4 Supreme Court decision upholding an Ohio law that uses “special procedures” to remove invalid voter registrations from the rolls is a huge …

Conservative View

Separatists want to break California apart. It's far from the first bid to divide a state

A newly approved ballot proposal in California will put an unusual question to voters in November: Do they want California to be split into three separate states?<p>Under the proposal, California would be divided into California, North California and South California. Spearheaded by venture capitalist …

Washington University in St. Louis

McCaskill Takes the A Plane

It’ll be a tough few days for Sen. Claire McCaskill. Last month the Missouri Democrat announced a 3-day trip in an RV for the “Veterans for Claire” …

U.S. Politics

The Democratic Party’s 2018 View of Identity Politics Is Confusing, and Thus Appears Cynical and Opportunistic

The 2016 presidential election was the peak, at least thus far, for the tactics of identity politics in U.S. elections. In the Democratic primary, …

Feminism

Wolf calls on Pennsylvania Legislature to raise minimum wage

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is calling on state lawmakers to raise the state’s minimum wage. In a Wednesday morning tweet on Twitter, Wolf noted that …

Pittsburgh

New police chief for Manchester

New Hampshire's largest city is getting a new police chief.<p>Carlo Capano will take over as chief of police in Manchester on July 1. He currently is …

Donald Trump

Daughter Ivanka Trump raises issues father rarely mentions

CLEVELAND (AP) — Donald Trump's daughter promised Thursday that her father will fight for equal pay for women and affordable childcare for parents, issues the Republican nominee has rarely if ever addressed on the campaign trail.<p>Ivanka Trump got an enthusiastic welcome at the Republican National …

Donald Trump

Rudy Giuliani had an affair with married woman before wife filed for divorce

WHITEFIELD, N.H. — Rudy Giuliani had an affair with a married New Hampshire hospital administrator before the mayor-turned-presidential lawyer and …

Politics

Giuliani Had Affair with Married Woman

“Rudy Giuliani had an affair with a married New Hampshire hospital administrator before the mayor-turned-presidential lawyer and his wife separated,” …

New Hampshire

Republicans are essential to winning full LGBT freedom

<b>(CNN) —</b> Helping to kick off a successful Pride Month, New Hampshire recently enacted a new law ensuring that transgender Granite Staters will have explicit nondiscrimination protections in employment, housing, and business services. Republican Governor Chris Sununu signed the law on Friday after a …

LGBTQI

Garcetti to Appear on `The Daily Show'

1 hour ago<p>LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is in New York, where he will be appearing on ``The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.''<p>The …

New Hampshire

NH Congresswoman Annie Kuster Launches Re-election Bid

New Hampshire Congresswoman Annie Kuster, a Concord Democrat, is seeking a fourth term.<p>CONCORD, NH — New Hampshire Congresswoman Annie Kuster on …

New Hampshire

Report: CT manufacturing climate receives “C” grade

Connecticut's manufacturing climate is average, according to a new report.<p>The manufacturing and logistics report by Conexus Indiana and the Ball …

Hartford

Kuster Wants Investigation Into Sexual Harassment in VA

More than a quarter of women employees in agency were harassed, government watchdog agency reports<p>Rep. Ann McLane Kuster wants Congress to confront …

Sexual Harassment