“Draft Hick”: Scientists launch campaign urging Hickenlooper to join Senate race

A political action committee for scientists hopes to compel former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper to abandon his presidential hopes and run for U.S. Senate in 2020. 314 Action Fund launched a website — DraftHickForSenate.com — on Tuesday. The PAC will ...

The most troublesome invasion: Trump on my Facebook page; Stop calling me racist for backing preside

The other day, my Facebook page was invaded by President Donald Trump. I did not invite him; I did not want him. I wonder if the Russians paid for the advertisement. Trump doubts Russians will meddle in 2020 election. These Jersey Dems say that’s bunk.

Julian Castro to Donald Trump: Americans Were Killed In El Paso Because You Stoked The Fire Of Racis

Presidential candidate Julian Castro's campaign tweeted this 30-second video message to the president on Tuesday morning. The ad is reportedly set to air Wednesday morning on "Fox & Friends." JULIAN CASTRO: President Trump, you referred to countries as ...

Hundreds of Gun Control Bills Have Been Introduced Since Sandy Hook. Why Has Nothing Changed?

As communities mourn the 31 lives lost in two separate mass shootings earlier this month, Congress is once again struggling to offer comprehensive gun control laws in place of thoughts and prayers.

Survey: Less than 25% in any U.S. state approves total abortion ban

Aug. 13 (UPI) --In no state in the United States does even one-quarter of the population say abortion should be illegal in all cases, a new survey shows. The report, released Tuesday by the Public Religion Research Institute, shows that in five states, at ...

In suburban Texas, ‘It feels like there’s no place for lifelong Republicans like me’

Vanessa Steinkamp is the kind of voter that Texas Republicans counted on. She’s a devoted conservative who volunteered for Bob Dole’s presidential campaign, interned for former GOP Sen. Bill Frist and lives in an affluent suburb between Fort Worth and ...

CNN’s Chris Cuomo says being called ‘Fredo’ is ‘like the n-word’ for Italians in video of bar alterc

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- CNN anchor Chris Cuomo was involved in altercation at a bar in New York over the weekend in which he compared being called "Fredo" to the n-word. Video of the incident, which first surfaced on conservative media personality Brandon ...

Analysis shows 12% could vote without paper backup in 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than one in 10 voters could cast ballots on paperless voting machines in the 2020 general election, according to a new analysis, leaving their ballots more vulnerable to hacking. A study released by the Brennan Center for Justice ...

Sen. Rand Paul easing back in public view after lung surgery

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is easing back into public activities after his recent lung surgery sidelined him for part of the August congressional break. The Kentucky Republican is set to deliver a speech Tuesday at a chamber of commerce ...

“Draft Hick”: Scientists launch campaign urging Hickenlooper to join Senate race

A political action committee for scientists hopes to compel former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper to abandon his presidential hopes and run for U.S. Senate in 2020. 314 Action Fund launched a website — DraftHickForSenate.com — on Tuesday. The PAC will ...

Rep. Denny Heck: Trump 'hates all immigrants' except his wife and family

Rep. Denny Heck said Monday President Trump “hates all immigrants” who aren’t a part of his family, according to a scathing interview after the administration announced a rule change preventing illegal immigrants to use services such as food stamps.

California State University defends $1.5 billion in reserves following critical state audit

SACRAMENTO — The chancellor of the country’s largest system of four-year public universities says a state audit that found the school sat on $1.5 billion in reserves while it raised tuition and cut employees’ pay is not untrue, but “profoundly ...

Ivanka Trump talking to lawmakers about gun reform legislation: report

White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump Ivana (Ivanka) Marie Trump Assistant secretary of State resigns after immigration clash: report Top US diplomat for Latin America resigns Soul Cycle ...

Charlottesville Survivor Blasts Terry McAuliffe’s ‘Ahistorical’ Book About Deadly Attack

The Virginia governor during the infamous hate march and murder of a protester wrote a book that has made some veterans of the event furious. Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe’s new book, Beyond Charlottesville, tries to tackle the issues of white ...

Cleveland’s fire union says court cases support their demand for fire chief’s ouster

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Two court decisions involving Cleveland’s civil service laws appear to support a demand by Cleveland’s firefighters union that fire Chief Angelo Calvillo be dismissed. In each case, both heard by the Ohio 8th District Court of ...

Tim Ryan says he'll press on in 2020 race even if he doesn't make next debate stage

Rep. Tim Ryan on Tuesday said he plans to press on with his campaign for the White House even if he doesn’t qualify for the next Democratic presidential debate, saying his campaign has “momentum.” “Yeah, of course,” the Ohio Democrat said on CNN ...