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House Republicans set terms for Trump to campaign on their turf
Source: www.miamiherald.com - 12 hours ago
The question of whether GOP candidates want President Donald Trump to campaign with them sparked dodges, pauses and caveats. But the answer Republicans from tough districts have settled on is, sure — if Trump will campaign on their terms.
WH threatens firings after McCain remark leak
www.abc15.com - May 17, 2018
A West Wing aide's morbid remark about gravely ill Sen. John McCain has not yielded widespread White House soul-searching. Instead, it has led to a push to fire those responsible for leaking that story and others that have bedeviled President Donald Trump's administration.
The Latest: Governor attends service after school shooting
Source: www.myfoxal.com - 5 hours ago
The three South Dakota Republicans competing in a high-profile race to be their party's congressional candidate are running in a tough race to replace outgoing Rep. Kristi Noem.
3 Republicans compete in high-profile US House primary race
www.miamiherald.com - 6 hours ago
The three South Dakota Republicans competing in a high-profile race to be their party's congressional candidate are running in a tough race to replace outgoing Rep. Kristi Noem.
Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza as U.S. Embassy opens in Jerusalem
Source: www.unionleader.com - May 14, 2018
Israeli troops shot dead dozens of Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border on Monday when the high-profile opening of the U.S. embassy to Israel in Jerusalem by the Trump administration raised tension to boiling point after weeks of demonstrations.
At least 58 Palestinians killed in Gaza clashes as US Embassyopens
wgntv.com - May 14, 2018
Israeli forces killed dozens of Palestinians in bloody clashes at the Gaza border Monday in the deadliest day there since the 2014 war, as the US officially opened its Embassy in Jerusalem just 50 miles away. At least 58 Palestinians died, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry, during protests over the Trump administration's controversial relocation of the Embassy from Tel Aviv, a move that has been praised by Israelis but has enraged Palestinians.
US Embassy moves to Jerusalem; dozens killed in Gaza protests
www.reviewjournal.com - May 14, 2018
U.S. Ambassador David Friedman welcomed some 800 guests to the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem Monday in a ceremony that thrilled the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and kept …
Wagner wins GOP gubernatorial nod; Barletta to take on Casey
Source: tbo.com - May 15, 2018
Pennsylvania Republicans picked a tough-talking state senator and a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump to be their party's nominees for governor and U.S. Senate.
Wagner wins GOP gubernatorial nod; Barletta to take on Casey
www.star-telegram.com - May 15, 2018
Pennsylvania Republicans picked a tough-talking state senator and a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump to be their party's nominees for governor and U.S. Senate.
Barletta, Trump backer, wins GOP nod to take on Sen. Casey
www.star-telegram.com - May 15, 2018
A four-term congressman who's a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania.
Maine Democrats hear from candidates for governor at Lewiston convention
Source: www.centralmaine.com - 22 hours ago
Six of the seven candidates for the Blaine House take to the stage Saturday to distinguish themselves as well as to show unity
Democrats Nominate Chris Murphy For Second Term As State Convention Kicks Off
www.courant.com - May 18, 2018
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy was nominated by acclimation to run for as second term by Connecticut Democrats Friday night.
Murphy expected to rally Democrats as convention opens
tbo.com - May 18, 2018
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In Pennsylvania, Rep. Barletta faces skeptics in Senate race
Source: www.pennlive.com - 8 hours ago
Now that he's challenging two-term Democratic Sen. Bob Casey in the fall election, Lou Barletta will need to hit a lot of curveballs, politically speaking.
In Pennsylvania, Rep. Barletta faces skeptics in Senate race
www.miamiherald.com - May 19, 2018
U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta is facing skepticism from Republicans in his bid to unseat Democratic U.S. Bob Casey.
Robert Casey v. Lou Barletta starts now: How the race shapes up, Opening Day edition
www.pennlive.com - May 16, 2018
Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race was an afterthought through the primary campaign. Can U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, a Hazleton Republican, change that.
Texas Lt. Governor calls for arming teachers
Source: q13fox.com - 5 hours ago
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a "hardening" of the nation's school buildings in the wake of the attack by a 17-year-old student who killed 10 people at a high school near Houston. Patrick told CNN's State of the Union that allowing teachers to carry guns is a crucial step. "When you're facing someone who's an active shooter, the best way to take that shooter down is with a gun. But even better than that is four or five guns to one."
After Texas school shooting, governor, lawmakers vow to make...
www.chron.com - May 18, 2018
Lawmakers promised to take immediate action to address school and gun safety in the aftermath of the Santa Fe High School shooting, but in the wake of recent mass shootings in Texas and elsewhere, lawmakers have made similar promises and little has changed.
U.S. is running out of time on NAFTA while confronting China
Source: www.timesfreepress.com - May 17, 2018
President Donald Trump's team is running out of time to rewrite a trade pact with Canada and Mexico this year just as it's confronting China and sparring with its allies over U.S. tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.
US is running out of time on NAFTA rewrite; China talks loom
www.standard.net - May 17, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s trade team is running out of time to rewrite a trade pact with Canada and Mexico this year even as it negotiates with China and spars with its allies over U....
Dunlap: Time Running Out For Enrolled Maine Voters Who Want To Switch Party Affiliation
news.mpbn.net - May 15, 2018
Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap is reminding voters who are enrolled in one of the four political parties, and who want to change their affiliation in
Jayne: Say, is now a good time to talk about gun control?
Source: www.columbian.com - 8 hours ago
How ’bout now? Is now a good time?
Congressional candidate launches gun control ad
blog.timesunion.com - May 17, 2018
Democratic congressional hopeful Pat Ryan’s first television commercial calls for an assault weapons ban. He is vying for his party’s nomination to take on U.S. Rep. John Faso, a Kinder…
Browning concedes razor-thin loss in Lehigh Valley GOP primary for Congress
Source: www.lehighvalleylive.com - May 16, 2018
Unofficial results show Marty Nothstein earned the nomination with a little more than 1 percent of the vote count.
Susan Wild claims Valley Democratic primary for Congress
www.lehighvalleylive.com - May 15, 2018
The 2018 race for an open seat in the U.S. House took shape with the major political parties' hard-fought primaries.
Heated court fight, US House race dominate Arkansas election
www.star-telegram.com - 6 hours ago
A race for an Arkansas Supreme Court seat that has drawn heavy spending from outside groups and a race for the Democratic nomination for a Little Rock-area U.S. House seat headline the ballot in the state's primary and non-partisan judicial election.
McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified
Source: www.wistv.com - 19 hours ago
Sen. Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director, says specific reasons classified.
McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified
www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
Sen. Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director, says specific reasons classified.
Missouri Sens. McCaskill, Blunt split on approving CIA chief
www.miamiherald.com - May 17, 2018
Missouri's senators have split over confirming the new CIA director, with Democrat Claire McCaskill questioning whether Gina Haspel would oppose policies violating "our country's moral compass.".
Civil rights icon, Trump critic highlighting BU commencement
Source: www.myfoxal.com - 18 hours ago
A civil rights icon and a Caribbean politician who tangled with President Donald Trump are addressing graduates at Boston University's commencement.
Civil rights icon, Trump critic highlighting BU commencement
www.miamiherald.com - 18 hours ago
A civil rights icon and a Caribbean politician who tangled with President Donald Trump are addressing graduates at Boston University's commencement.
Supreme Court's embrace of states' rights could aid California in its battle with the Trump administration
www.courant.com - May 15, 2018
Though the ruling was backed mostly by conservative justices, the Supreme Court's reaffirmation of states' rights in the sports betting case will likely bolster liberal-leaning states like California in battling Trump over immigration and pot.