Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Bring A Joint Progressive Push To Kansas
Aug 12, 2018, 15:55
On the Republican side, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley received 245,483 votes, Patrick Colbeck had 127,664 votes, and Jim Hines received 107,410 votes.
Strong feelings about President Donald Trump, a competitive governor's race and congressional retirements fueled what probably was record turnout for a MI primary, with more than half-million more people voting than in 2010 - the last time the governorship was open.
In a sign of Trump's looming presence in the midterms, both winners alluded to the president in their acceptance speeches. While Ms. Ocasio-Cortez's above-mentioned mantra regarding taxing the rich and cutting the military may sound great to adoring New Yorkers, I suggest that it is in direct conflict with the entrepreneurial job-creating culture of the state and the significant military presence. They cite hostility toward Trump, spending on top races and recent visits to the state from Vermont Sen. "Michigan was the place that people used to move to from all around the world", she said, adding that at a time when some people want to build walls, "we in MI are going to get back to building bridges".
In this June 27, 2018, photo, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, victor of a Democratic Congressional primary in NY speaks to a reporter in NY. That race was exceptionally close with almost all the vote counted.
Tribune calls off $3.9 billion Sinclair media deal
Sinclair already has 173 stations around the country, including KENV in Salt Lake City, KOMO in Seattle and WKRC in Cincinnati. Sinclair wanted to purchase Tribune Media's 42 stations in 33 markets, but there was a problem .
An early supporter of Trump's candidacy and the former chair of the president's now-shut down federal commission on voter fraud, Kobach is best-known nationally for his hardline stance on illegal immigration and for advising the Trump administration on immigration, non-citizen voter registration and the 2020 Census.
Libertarian candidates were also on the primary ballot for the first time in MI history.
Though voters went with outsiders Snyder in 2010 and Trump in 2016 - the first Republican presidential victory in the state in decades - some said Tuesday that they liked Whitmer and Schuette's political experience. But though she is an experienced legislator with the support of the party's leaders, Whitmer bristled at being characterized as an "establishment Democrat".
Whitmer, the first-ever female leader of a MI state Senate caucus, beat back challenges from former Detroit health director Dr. Abdul El-Sayed and chemical-testing entrepreneur Shri Thanedar.
Girl dies after being thrown into Hillsborough River
Search and dive teams responded immediately and found the body of a young girl approximately 30 minutes after the initial report. A woman was arrested Thursday after she threw her 4-year-old daughter into a Tampa river , killing the child, police said .
OpenSecrets, an arm of the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics, noted in a tweet that a $10,000 donation to Ocasio-Cortez's campaign would violate campaign-finance regulations for individual donations. She travels the state in a large bus marked with her trademark campaign slogan: "Fix The Damn Roads". Many wondered whether her debate challenge was also "catcalling". "Gender is a huge strength in this environment right now, " Whitmer said in an interview this week. "I don't know how they catcall down in Queens, but it must be weird".
Democratic House candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Thursday she will not agree to debate conservative commentator Ben Shapiro after the latter offered to give her campaign $10,000 to do so.
Ocasio-Cortez is a member of Democratic Socialists of America. Bernie Sanders, who held a rally with him on Sunday.
Some media reports have suggested that more than 15,000 scholarships could be pulled from Saudi students across Canada. The government provides health care services through several government agencies for public employees.
Saul Rodriguez confirmed the incident in an interview Sunday with The Washington Post, but he said it happened on July 29, 2016. It wasn't from his work in movies like Pulp Fiction , but rather as a parent whose son also played basketball, Rhames said.
NASA, meanwhile, has called out social media hoaxers claiming that Mars will appear as big as the moon during the eclipse . Friday's eclipse is the first to be visible from Ireland since September 2015 and will be the longest of this century.
At the same time, Mueller's team continues to press the president's legal team for an interview with the commander in chief. Giuliani said he and Jay Sekulow, another Trump lawyer, had told the president: "This would be a very bad thing to do now".
He swore he would not support the ruling party he controlled for decades at the polls, saying: "I can not vote for ZANU-PF". He made the comments after Mugabe said he would vote for the opposition in Monday's election.
He hit 11 of 20 passes for 212 yards, didn't turn the ball over and converted two fourth-down plays with his feet. Mayfield's National Football League debut got off to a rocky start after some conservative play-calling.
Last year's telecast hit an all-time low in ratings with just 26.5 million viewers, a drop of 20% from the previous year. In a tweet Wednesday morning, the Academy announced it's planning a new category "around achievement in popular film ".
It killed two people, including a firefighter, and destroyed more than 1,000 buildings before being fully contained on January 12. Several thousand people have been evacuated , although some have been given permission in recent days to return to their homes.
The n0w-viral video shows a nail salon in chaos - a loose flip-flop on the floor, manicure stations pushed roughly to the side. As Thomas runs out of the salon another can be heard saying "What are you doing", leading to Zhing attacking her as well.
But many experts say those are neither irrevocable nor serious steps that could show the country is honest about denuclearization. But they did not agree on details, which will be further discussed through working-level talks, the ministry said.
Apple, Facebook and Spotify remove Alex Jones content
Former UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage tweeted that Jones was " the victim today of collusion by the big tech giants ". At least, that's what his lawyer told a judge when Jones was embroiled in a custody battle with his ex-wife a year ago .
Android Pie Is Here, Promising Smarter, Simplified Interface
App actions is also a core part of this release that tries to predict what you will do next and display that action on the screen. The date is hardly a surprise since both the original Pixel and the Pixel 2 were also unveiled on October 4 of 2016 and 2017.
NASA announces crew for first commercial space flights
He is a colonel in the Air Force, where he was a flight test engineer before being selected as a NASA astronaut in 2009. Josh Cassada: Coming to NASA after a career as a test pilot in the Navy, Cassada was chosen as an astronaut in 2013.
Demi Lovato 'Understands the Severity of Her Overdose'
One of TMZ's sources, said: "She could die if she doesn't, and that's not going to be on my watch that we did nothing". A source previously told Entertainment Tonight that Demi was serious about getting back on track with her sobriety .
Smoking banned in all public housing
The ban does not apply to e-cigarettes, snuff and chewing tobacco, although there may be restrictions on those in some areas. The rule will be part of leases, and residents will be required to sign amendments agreeing to abide by the ban.
Liquid water ‘lake’ revealed in mars
However, the presence of liquid water at the base of Martian polar caps was first hypothesized in a study 31 years ago. What they believe to be a lake sits beneath the Red Planet's south polar ice cap, and is about 20km across.