Republican gubernatorial candidate Lee Zeldin has increased security on the campaign trail after a man tried to stab him at a Rochester campaign event. The suspect was released without bail, and as CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer reports, Zeldin is using that to attack Gov. Kathy Hochul.
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- The Hill
Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes (D) leads incumbent Sen. Ron Johnson (R) by 7 percentage points in their race for Johnson’s seat, according to a poll from Marquette University Law School released Wednesday. The survey found that Barnes received support from 51 percent of respondents, compared to Johnson’s 44 percent. Barnes expanded his lead from…
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The former president has damaged himself too deeply to recover and win back the White House
There was nothing there! It wasn't important! It was planted! It was auto-declassified! Obama!
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Giuliani appeared for 6 hours before Georgia grand jury; Trump attorney is target in inquiry: Live updates
Rudy Giuliani's attorney has said the Trump lawyer would decline to answer questions about any conversations with the former president.
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Donald Trump Jr. got so worked up speaking about the FBI’s search to recover confidential documents from his father’s home last week that it even caused critics of the former president’s namesake to wonder about his well-being. The Atlantic writer Molly Jong-Fast posted the 44-year-old scion’s rapid-fire rant, which included a nonstop stream of loosely connected grievances running the gamut ...
- The Hill
Rep. Liz Cheney (Wyo.), a onetime ally of Donald Trump who became one of his most ardent Republican critics, is projected to lose her primary on Tuesday after a long-shot bid to survive defying the former president and his influence over GOP voters. NBC News and CBS News both called the race shortly after 10…
Adam Kinzinger says Liz Cheney's election loss shows the rise of a new GOP generation in Congress who believe Trump's election lies
"This isn't a party that's committed to truth," Kinzinger said. "This is a party that's committed to conspiracy."
- USA TODAY Opinion
Everyone who participated in attempts to defraud the American people of their elected president, Joe Biden, should be held liable for their actions.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Marquette poll shows Mandela Barnes with 7-point lead over U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson; Gov. Tony Evers in close race with GOP's Tim Michels
In the race for governor, Democratic incumbent Tony Evers leads Republican businessman Tim Michels, by 45% to 43%
- The Hill
James Carville is predicting that former President Trump’s alleged mishandling of official documents could be the most significant story in a generation, with the potential to help transform the midterm elections. “This Mar-a-Lago story … might be the biggest story since 9/11,” the Democratic strategist told The Hill in an on-camera interview. “That’s not going…
Matt Gaetz's Republican primary opponent suggests he is the possible FBI Mar-a-Lago informant in new attack ad
The attack ad against longtime Trump ally Rep. Matt Gaetz is the latest allegation as Trump's inner circle tries to root out a possible FBI informant.
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House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy's office defended the representative's leadership after outgoing Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney said McCarthy was unfit for the role.
Trump was so distracted by grievances that he never got round to returning secret documents the FBI found at Mar-a-Lago: NYT
Sources told The Times the procedures for returning documents were ignored during the chaotic final days of Trump's presidency.
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Shelby Tauber/ReutersThe stage is officially set for a MAGA-fueled election season in one of America’s wildest and most politically idiosyncratic states: Alaska.On Tuesday, Alaskans voted in a rare doubleheader election: a primary to set the field for the state’s U.S. House and Senate elections in November, and a special election to fill the rest of the late GOP Rep. Don Young’s term in Congress. That contest’s votes will not be fully counted until late August.Regardless, Donald Trump’s two choi
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