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The former president was responding to McCain's criticism of him as she promotes her new memoir.
- Business Insider
Trump is 'hungry' to go head-to-head against Biden for president and can only be stopped by a 'prison sentence': former advisor
Republican voters show strong support for Trump as a potential presidential candidate in the 2024 election.
- The Guardian
Third-quarter hauls raise hopes of transforming a body in which only 11 African American senators have ever sat Val Demings raised $8.5m in three months for her race against Senator Marco Rubio. There are currently no Black women in the Senate. Photograph: Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc/Getty Images African American candidates running for the US Senate smashed campaign fundraising records over the past three months, raising hopes of transforming a body that remains overwhelmingly white. There have
- Washington Examiner
A federal jury in Manhattan unanimously found Lev Parnas, a businessman and associate of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, guilty of six counts related to campaign finance violations.
- Washington Examiner
In the final weeks of a toss-up Virginia governor’s race, Glenn Youngkin’s campaign wants allies to stay on message. That is if they are even permitted to speak at events alongside the candidate.
- WABC – NY
Election Day to pick New York City's next mayor is less than two weeks away, and candidates Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa sparred in the first debate.
- NBC News
The former president criticized Republican gubernatorial hopeful Glenn Youngkin for indulging in 2020 election conspiracies.
- The Daily Beast
AP Photo/Patrick SemanskyAn event listing for the Virginia Tea Party’s “Backlash to Socialism” summit makes no mention of Glenn Youngkin. The aspiring governor is absent from a photo gallery of the event, and there’s not a peep about it on his Facebook page, where he posted pictures from a different event that same day.But Youngkin recorded an address that played at the event, which was sponsored by the far-right John Birch Society and featured a keynote speaker who went on a conspiratorial diat
McAuliffe-Youngkin race for Virginia governor emerges as early test of Black turnout ahead of midterms
McAuliffe can’t afford not to worry. Polls have consistently shown him with the overwhelming support of Black Virginians, but his victory may hinge on whether this core part of his base shows up in strong numbers to vote. National activists worry that President Joe Biden’s recent lower approval ratings, and a lack of action by the Democrat-controlled Congress on voting rights and issues important to African Americans, could spell trouble in a race with Republican former businessman Glenn Youngkin that already looked exceedingly tight.
Vice President Kamala Harris told a crowd of several hundred Thursday at a rally for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe […] The post VP Harris urges voters ahead of governor’s race: ‘Don’t Texas Virginia’ appeared first on TheGrio.
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There is a growing sense of urgency among Democrats after recent polling showed Democratic candidate for Virginia governor, former Governor Terry McAuliffe, tied with Republican challenger Glenn Youngkin. With Election Day just over a week away, former President Barack Obama hit the campaign trail in Richmond. CBS News political reporters Aaron Navarro and Sarah Ewall-Wice are both on the campaign trail with more.
- Rolling Stone
Parnas, a key figure in Trump's effort to get Ukraine to dig up dirt on Joe Biden, was convicted of a scheme to pump Russian money into U.S. elections in exchange for political favors
Florida businessman Lev Parnas was convicted Friday on charges of conspiracy to make foreign contributions to political campaigns, according to multiple outlets. Why it matters: Prosecutors said Parnas, then an associate of former President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, funneled over $150,000 from a Russian businessman into U.S. campaigns as part of an effort to land licenses in the U.S.'s legal cannabis industry. Get market news worthy of your time with Axios Markets. Subscribe
- The Week
Lev Parnas, a former Giuliani ally, convicted on campaign finance charges
- Associated Press Videos
A jury has convicted Lev Parnas, a former associate of Rudy Giuliani, on charges he made illegal campaign contributions to influence U.S. politicians. Prosecutors accused Parnas of posing as a powerful political broker and cozy up to Republican political figures. (Oct. 22)
- The State
Collectively, more than $1 million has been raised in the race to succeed Mayor Steve Benjamin. Here’s a look at what everyone brought in.
- Teen Vogue
In this op-ed, a digital strategist pushes for more transparency and less manipulation in campaign fundraising.
- WMAR- Baltimore Scripps
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Former President Obama is on the campaign trail rallying for Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia gubernatorial election. Polls show McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin are neck and neck.
In just ten days, Pittsburgh voters will choose their next mayor. KDKA hosted a debate between the two candidates on the ballot for Mayor of Pittsburgh. Hosted by KDKA's Ken Rice, Lynne Hayes-Freeland and Jon Delano