Moore on election results: I'm waiting for secretary of State's final count

A defiant Roy Moore declined on Wednesday to concede the Alabama Senate special election to Doug Jones (D), saying that he is waiting on the Alabama secretary of State to certify the vote count.  In a wide-ranging video address posted online, Moore said that the race between him and Jones remained close and that military…

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House GOP candidate denounces Bannon

GOP congressional candidate Michael Grimm denounced his former political ally Stephen Bannon on Friday in the wake of Bannon’s controversial comments in a new book. Click Here: cheap Cowboys jersey “One of the main reasons why I’m running for Congress is to forward President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats…

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Judge Orders Georgia to Re-Open Voter Registration Ahead of Major Runoff

A federal judge on Thursday ordered the state of Georgia to temporarily re-open early voter registration as a tense special election approaches. Click Here: essendon bombers guernsey 2019 U.S. District Judge Timothy Batten ruled in favor of the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, an advocacy group that accused Georgia of violating federal law…

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How an Energized People's Movement Can Counter Trump and Save the Planet

As the world braced for President Donald Trump’s expected announcement of withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement on Thursday, environmental organization 350.org laid out steps for how an energized people’s movement can “rise up like never before” and stop the anti-science White House from destroying the planet. Jamie Henn, 350.org co-founder and communications director, articulated…

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Hold Your Applause, Warnings Over the Pitfalls of Special Counsel Investigation

While many welcome the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the Russia probe as a “first step,” observers warn that it is not enough to guarantee an independent, impartial investigation nor to tackle the range of possible misdeeds by President Donald Trump and his team. Mueller’s appointment, announced Wednesday by Deputy Attorney…

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Following Ossoff Loss, Democrats Urged to Embrace 'Bold Progressive Vision'

On the heels of Democrat Jon Ossoff’s narrow loss to Republican Karen Handel in the high-profile Georgia special election on Tuesday, many commentators are pinning the defeat on Democrats’ glaring lack of an inspiring and ambitious progressive agenda. “Democrats can excite their base and also win over voters who are frustrated with both parties with…

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When Master Manipulator Putin Met 'Sociopathic Narcissist' Trump at the G20

With global attention—and much speculation—focused on their meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Germany on Friday, a handful of former spies said the experienced Russian President Vladimir Putin had the likely advantage over U.S. President Donald Trump, a novice in terms of world affairs and a man described as “sociopathic narcissist” in…

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White House defends controversial Trump campaign ad

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday defended a controversial ad released by President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases Esper orders ‘After Action Review’ of National Guard’s role in protests MORE’s campaign over the…

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Cook Political Report moves 21 House races toward Dems

The Cook Political Report, a nonpartisan elections analyst, moved 21 House races in favor of the Democratic Party in its latest rankings released on Thursday.   The swing includes a mixture of safe and swing seats where Cook believes the Democratic Party has become more likely to either win a new seat or reelect an incumbent.  Dave Wasserman,…

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Amid Ongoing Israeli Crackdown, Three Palestinians Killed in Al-Aqsa Mosque Protests

At least three Palestinians reportedly have been killed by gunfire, and more than a hundred injured, in clashes with Israeli forces on Friday, during large-scale protests against enhanced security measures at the Al-Aqsa mosque, according to reports from the Ma’an News Agency and Al-Jazeera.  “An Israeli settler killed an 18-year-old Palestinian man in the Ras al-Amud…

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