Adrian Fontes, Democratic candidate for Arizona Secretary of State, joins Meet the Press NOW to discuss his proposals to combat election denialism in the state. Fontes suggests inviting election deniers into the Secretary of State’s office and “see the people” running elections and “learn” the election systems.
Mitch McConnell is 'proudly' supporting a bill that aims to prevent another Trump-style coup, saying January 6 'underscored the need for an update'
McConnell's support for the Senate bill to reform the Electoral Count Act comes just days after all but 9 Republicans voted against the House version.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Democrats and legal experts say an NC lawsuit at SCOTUS could end democracy as we know it. Republicans call their concerns “overblown lamentations.”
- The Wrap
Gavin Newsom Says Democrats Are Getting ‘Crushed’ by a ‘Ruthless’ Fox News Primetime Lineup That Controls the Narrative (Video)
"Facts become secondary to narrative," the California governor said over the weekend
- Miami Herald
Elections finance law complaints against an Asian day-spa operator from South Florida who allegedly funneled contributions from Chinese elites, likely including foreign nationals, to a campaign committee backing then-President Donald Trump have quietly been dismissed.
- Yahoo TV
Roger Stone lays out plan to invalidate 2020 election in exclusive CNN footage: 'Gonna be really nasty'
Stone predicted GOP investigations and court battles, but the eventual outcomes were not what he was expecting.
The Florida Republican pretty much summed up what the GOP has become, said critics.
"The mobilization announced on Sept. 21 was a milestone that really divided Russian history into ‘before’ and ‘after,'" says economist Vladislav Inozemtsev.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
Russian offensive in Donetsk Oblast to go down in history as example of killing own soldiers Zelenskyy
ALONA MAZURENKO - MONDAY, 26 SEPTEMBER 2022, 23:50 President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine has said that the actions of the Russian army in Donetsk Oblast are prime examples of the most cynical murders of their own soldiers, and that the mobilisation in the Russian Federation was mainly a way to gain new cannon fodder.
- The Hill
Republicans are looking for opportunities to go on offense in their battle for the Senate majority and stunt the momentum Democrats have built over the course of the summer. But Democrats, fresh off a season of eyepopping fundraising and legislative wins, aren’t taking their rose-tinted summer for granted as Republicans ramp up spending in key…
- Business Insider
German officials reportedly believe the crucial Nord Stream natural-gas pipelines connecting Russia to Europe were sabotaged near a Danish island
Germany's economy ministry declined to comment on "speculation." The pipelines' operator said they'd suffered "unprecedented" damage in a single day.
With Nigeria's economy struggling and insecurity rife, four top presidential candidates start campaigning this week for next February's election in an open race to replace President Muhammadu Buhari.
- Associated Press
Far from shying from his contrarian reputation, Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson is leaning into controversy as he runs for his third term. Johnson has called for the end of guaranteed money for Medicare and Social Security, two popular programs that American politicians usually steer clear from.
The more than 2,000 text messages cited in a new book include group chats among Cabinet officials, members of Congress, and a U.S. attorney.
- Business Insider
Ex-CIA officer says Putin is 'completely cornered' and the chances of his using tactical nuclear weapons in Ukraine are increasing 'by the day'
"I think the chances of his deescalating are close to zero," Robert Baer, a former CIA case officer, told CNN on Tuesday.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyRussia’s “partial mobilization” cast another shadow on the already dire situation its Armed Forces are facing in Ukraine. The situation is so grotesque that even Russian President Vladimir Putin’s biggest cheerleaders find themselves trashing the way the mobilization is being conducted.Top pro-Kremlin propagandist Vladimir Solovyov and head of RT Margarita Simonyan spent much of the broadcast of the state TV show Sunday Evening With V
- The Root
Privately, Democratic strategists have complained to me for months about something that looked very real but that nobody could prove: that photos of Stacey Abrams, the Democratic nominee for governor of Georgia, were being darkened and then used in negative posts by the campaign and supporters of her opponent, Republican Gov. Brian Kemp.
- Business Insider
Republicans Louie Gohmert and Paul Gosar 'may have had serious cognitive issues,' Jan. 6 committee advisor says
Republican Denver Riggleman brands House Freedom Caucus members Louie Gohmert and Paul Gosar as conspiracy theorists in Jan. 6 tell-all, "The Breach."
- USA TODAY Opinion
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton fleeing a subpoena shows the Republican Party’s new approach to law and order: Consequences for thee, not for me.
- Business Insider
Rep. Nancy Mace, who voted against impeaching Trump, says there's 'a lot of pressure' on Republicans to impeach Biden: 'I think that is something that some folks are considering'
Speaking on NBC's Meet The Press on Sunday, Rep. Nancy Mace said she will not vote to impeach any president if she thinks there wasn't due process.