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Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be ‘positive’
Source: www.columbian.com - 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Omarosa Manigault Newman on Thursday released another secret audio recording that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.
Former Trump Advisor Michael Caputo Compares Omarosa to Frankenstein
observer.com - 13 hours ago
Caputo cackled when asked whether he thought other Trump allies had secretly recorded conversations.
The Latest: Trump mocks Cuomos never that great comment
www.miamiherald.com - 21 hours ago
Republican President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great.".
Where White House touts a boom, most economists see a blip
Source: www.miamiherald.com - 3 hours ago
While Trump officials see a long-standing boom, economists foresee slower growth ahead.
Tennessee professor leaving interim dean job for White House
www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
The University of Tennessee's interim engineering dean is taking a position with the White House starting next week.
Will NDAs save White House from next Omarosa?
www.newsnet5.com - 22 hours ago
And it's not clear whether it would even hold up in court.
Brennan says Trump is trying to 'silence others who might dare to challenge him'
Source: www.orlandosentinel.com - 11 hours ago
Former CIA Director John Brennan says he believes the president revoked his security clearance to "silence others who might dare to challenge him."
Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan
www.unionleader.com - 16 hours ago
President Donald Trump moved to penalize an outspoken critic on Wednesday, revoking the security clearance of Obama-era CIA Director John Brennan for what he said was 'a series of unfounded and outrageous allegations' about his administration.
Trump pulls Brennans clearance, links move to Russia probe
www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
Analysis: The critics the White House might strip of security clearance
Source: www.orlandosentinel.com - 23 hours ago
Trump has exercised his authority to strip national security clearance from former CIA Director John Brennan; here are nine others who might face action.
Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 15, 2018
Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.
Omarosa vows not to be silenced or bullied by President Trump
www.reviewjournal.com - Aug 15, 2018
Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman declared that she “will not be silenced” by President Donald Trump, remaining defiant as her public feud with her former boss appeared t…
Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader
Source: www.timesfreepress.com - 23 hours ago
The head of the Democratic Party insisted Wednesday that allegations of domestic abuse against his second-in-command would not hurt his party ahead of this fall's midterm elections.
Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison denies abuse allegations
www.courant.com - Aug 13, 2018
Ellison, who is deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee and running for Minnesota attorney general in Tuesday's primary, issued a statement denying claims that he dragged the woman, Karen Monahan, off a bed by her feet and berated her with profane language.
Letter: Herrera Beutler avoids questions
Source: www.columbian.com - 10 hours ago
This is in response to "3rd District, first debate" (Aug. 9, The Columbian). On the topic of town halls, Carolyn Long stated, "you have to look your constituents in the eye and talk abo
Letter: Herrera Beutler short of ideas
www.columbian.com - Aug 15, 2018
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, made several misleading statements during the debate with Carolyn Long ("3rd District, first debate," Aug. 9, The Columbian).
Letter: Herrera Beutler believes fairy tale
www.columbian.com - Aug 14, 2018
In "3rd District, first debate" (Aug. 9, The Columbian), Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, says (about the $21 trillion national debt): "We're going to more than double
Analysis: The critics the White House might strip of security clearance
Source: www.orlandosentinel.com - 23 hours ago
Trump has exercised his authority to strip national security clearance from former CIA Director John Brennan; here are nine others who might face action.
Omarosa vows not to be silenced or bullied by President Trump
www.reviewjournal.com - Aug 15, 2018
Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman declared that she “will not be silenced” by President Donald Trump, remaining defiant as her public feud with her former boss appeared t…
Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader
Source: www.timesfreepress.com - Aug 15, 2018
The head of the Democratic Party insisted Wednesday that allegations of domestic abuse against his second-in-command would not hurt his party ahead of this fall's midterm elections.
Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison denies abuse allegations
www.courant.com - Aug 13, 2018
Ellison, who is deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee and running for Minnesota attorney general in Tuesday's primary, issued a statement denying claims that he dragged the woman, Karen Monahan, off a bed by her feet and berated her with profane language.
Letter: Herrera Beutler avoids questions
Source: www.columbian.com - 10 hours ago
This is in response to "3rd District, first debate" (Aug. 9, The Columbian). On the topic of town halls, Carolyn Long stated, "you have to look your constituents in the eye and talk abo
Letter: Herrera Beutler short of ideas
www.columbian.com - Aug 15, 2018
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, made several misleading statements during the debate with Carolyn Long ("3rd District, first debate," Aug. 9, The Columbian).
Letter: Herrera Beutler believes fairy tale
www.columbian.com - Aug 14, 2018
In "3rd District, first debate" (Aug. 9, The Columbian), Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, says (about the $21 trillion national debt): "We're going to more than double
Brennan says Trump is trying to 'silence others who might dare to challenge him'
Source: www.orlandosentinel.com - 10 hours ago
Former CIA Director John Brennan says he believes the president revoked his security clearance to "silence others who might dare to challenge him."
Trump pulls Brennans clearance, links move to Russia probe
www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
The Latest: Brennan calls Trump action abuse of power
www.miamiherald.com - 23 hours ago
Former CIA director John Brennan says President Donald Trump's move to strip him of his national security clearance is "an abuse of power" by the president.
Stormy Daniels lawyer dabbles in Iowa, says its no stunt
Source: www.miamiherald.com - Aug 10, 2018
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the porn actress taking on President Donald Trump, is taking his message to Iowa Democrats.
Stormy Daniels lawyer in Iowa, says its not a stunt
www.star-telegram.com - Aug 10, 2018
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the porn actress taking on President Donald Trump, is taking his message to Iowa Democrats.
Porn star lawyer Avenatti takes his fighting message to Iowa
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 09, 2018
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the porn actress taking on President Donald Trump, is taking his message to Iowa Democrats.
Primary night: Democrats go for diversity, Republicans for Trump choices
Source: www.pressherald.com - 10 hours ago
A transgender nominee advances in Vermont, while former two-term Minnesota Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty is beaten in the primary.
A Big Night For Democratic Diversity, And 3 Other Primary Takeaways
www.kuow.org - Aug 15, 2018
Tuesday's elections in four states — Wisconsin, Minnesota, Connecticut and Vermont — produced some noteworthy results. Here are four takeaways: 1. It
Night of firsts as Democrats pick diverse slate of nominees
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 15, 2018
Election of the first transgender candidate for governor is one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.
The Latest: Johnson looks to become independent swing vote
Source: www.star-telegram.com - 6 hours ago
Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says he's jumping into a U.S. Senate race in New Mexico because he wants to hold the nation's "most powerful Senate seat" to provide an independent swing vote.
Black lawmaker says Miami Democrats have lynched him in primary
www.miamiherald.com - 7 hours ago
State Rep. Roy Hardemon is running for re-election, but he faces a primary opponent he believes Miami-Dade Democrats recruited to challenge him. Party leadership denies involvement.
Primary night: Democrats go for diversity, Republicans for Trump choices
www.pressherald.com - 11 hours ago
A transgender nominee advances in Vermont, while former two-term Minnesota Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty is beaten in the primary.
Trump Versus Cuomo Turns To Twitter
Source: www.nystateofpolitics.com - 14 hours ago
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has mocked President Donald Trump's 'Make America Great Again' slogan by saying the country 'was never that great.'.
Cuomo, on Trump slogan: America was never that great
www.miamiherald.com - 21 hours ago
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has mocked President Donald Trump's 'Make America Great Again' slogan by saying the country 'was never that great.'.
Joe Biden endorses Aaron Ford in Nevada attorney general race
Source: www.reviewjournal.com - Aug 14, 2018
Former Vice President Joe Biden jumped into the race for Nevada’s next attorney general, announcing an endorsement Tuesday for Democrat Aaron Ford in his contest against Republican Wes Duncan…
Late cloud over Ellison bid for Minnesota attorney general
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 13, 2018
Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison decided to leave Congress for a chance to make a difference as his state's attorney general, but an ex-girlfriend's late accusation of domestic abuse clouded what had been his race to lose.
New date set for Congressional debate after Rep. Scott Taylor pullsout
Source: wtkr.com - Aug 15, 2018
Congressman Scott Taylor has rescheduled the first debate between himself and Democratic nominee Elaine Luria after announcing Monday that he was pulling out of an upcoming debate hosted by WHRO.
Rep. Scott Taylor pulls out of WHRO debate, cites bias by employee ofstation
wtkr.com - Aug 14, 2018
The pulling out of WHRO's debate comes after signatures collected to let Independent candidate for Congress Shaun Brown on the ballot have come into question.
Virginia Democrats sue to get Shaun Brown removed from ballot in second congressionaldistrict
wtkr.com - Aug 13, 2018
The Democratic Party of Virginia has filed a lawsuit to get Independent candidate for Congress Shaun Brown removed from the ballot in the second congressional district.
Hawk announces Tennessee House speaker bid in contested race
Source: www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
Tennessee Republican Rep. David Hawk has announced that he is running for state House speaker, setting up a contested race to succeed Speaker Beth Harwell.
Melissa Howard withdrawing from Florida House race after accusation she lied about college degree
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 14, 2018
A Florida Politics report says a statement from Melissa Howard Tuesday said she plans to withdraw from the Florida House District 73 race.
U.S. House race may feature 2 Democrats
www.columbian.com - Aug 09, 2018
SEATTLE — A progressive Democrat has edged into the second spot in the race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District, potentially setting up a November contest between two Democrats.
Florida candidate to suspend campaign
Source: www.10news.com - 12 hours ago
Melissa Howard, a Florida state house candidate, told CNN on Tuesday that she has suspended her campaign.
Florida candidate apologizes amid fake-diploma controversy, says she will stay in race
www.orlandosentinel.com - Aug 13, 2018
A Republican candidate for the Florida Legislature is apologizing for saying she had a college degree that she didn't complete, but says she will still stay in the race.
Florida candidate’s diploma photo doesn’t appear to be accurate, universitysays
fox2now.com - Aug 13, 2018
A Florida state house candidate's college degree has been called into question -- by the very university that she claimed to have graduated from. Melissa Howard, a Republican who is running for the Florida House of Representatives District 73, claimed to have graduated from Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio.
Hawk announces Tennessee House speaker bid in contested race
Source: www.miamiherald.com - 19 hours ago
Tennessee Republican Rep. David Hawk has announced that he is running for state House speaker, setting up a contested race to succeed Speaker Beth Harwell.
Melissa Howard withdrawing from Florida House race after accusation she lied about college degree
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 14, 2018
A Florida Politics report says a statement from Melissa Howard Tuesday said she plans to withdraw from the Florida House District 73 race.
U.S. House race may feature 2 Democrats
www.columbian.com - Aug 09, 2018
SEATTLE — A progressive Democrat has edged into the second spot in the race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District, potentially setting up a November contest between two Democrats.
Florida candidate to suspend campaign
Source: www.10news.com - 12 hours ago
Melissa Howard, a Florida state house candidate, told CNN on Tuesday that she has suspended her campaign.
Florida candidate apologizes amid fake-diploma controversy, says she will stay in race
www.orlandosentinel.com - Aug 13, 2018
A Republican candidate for the Florida Legislature is apologizing for saying she had a college degree that she didn't complete, but says she will still stay in the race.
Florida candidate’s diploma photo doesn’t appear to be accurate, universitysays
fox2now.com - Aug 13, 2018
A Florida state house candidate's college degree has been called into question -- by the very university that she claimed to have graduated from. Melissa Howard, a Republican who is running for the Florida House of Representatives District 73, claimed to have graduated from Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio.
How the NJ Supreme Court Upholds the Balance of Governmental Power
Source: observer.com - 8 hours ago
Separation of power is essential to the proper functioning of our government. However, the executive, legislative and judicial branches do not operate in a vacuum.
Judge issues injunction, delays ballot printing over Supreme Court race
www.wral.com - Aug 13, 2018
A pair of candidates suing because lawmakers won't let them list party affiliations on the ballot showed a likelihood to win their case, judge rules.
Kentucky Supreme Court considers right-to-work law
www.star-telegram.com - Aug 10, 2018
The Kentucky Supreme Court is considering whether Kentucky's right-to-work law violates the state's Constitution.
Democratic governor faces tough re-election in Rhode Island
Source: www.star-telegram.com - 20 hours ago
Rhode Island's governor is facing a tough re-election fight in a year that's supposed to be a good one for Democrats and women.
4 Florida Democratic governor candidates to address mayors
www.star-telegram.com - Aug 15, 2018
Four Democratic candidates for Florida governor are scheduled to speak at the state's mayors' convention.
3 Democratic governor candidates skipped voting in primaries
www.orlandosentinel.com - Aug 14, 2018
Five candidates are battling for the Democratic nomination for governor, criss-crossing the state trying to convince voters to get to the polls in the primary election. But some of them have failed to do that themselves, skipping primary elections in years past.
Maurice council tables vote on pay raises for Mayor, Police Chief
Source: www.katc.com - 21 hours ago
A nonbinding measure on the Aug. 28 ballot will ask Hialeah voters if they would be willing to raise their property taxes to pay for more police officers and related expenses, especially in the schools.
Hialeah asks its voters: Do you want to raise taxes to pay for more police?
www.miamiherald.com - Aug 14, 2018
A nonbinding measure on the Aug. 28 ballot will ask Hialeah voters if they would be willing to raise their property taxes to pay for more police officers and related expenses, especially in the schools.
Councilman explains decision to use taxpayer money to pay for defense of police officer’s murdertrial
whnt.com - Aug 11, 2018
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A controversial decision by the Huntsville City council to pay for a police officer's legal defense as he stands trial for murder is raising questions among some taxpayers. The council voted 4-0 with one member abstaining to pay at least $75,000 of city money for Huntsville Police Officer William Darby's legal team. Darby was indicted for murder by a Madison County grand jury on August 3. The grand jury found there was enough evidence to charge Darby in the shooting death of 49-year-old Jeffery Parker.  Darby was cleared of wrongdoing by the Huntsville Police Incident Review Board in May.
NJ Politics Digest: Christie Gets His Due From Former Top Trump Aide
Source: observer.com - 14 hours ago
Chris Christie has long maintained that the Trump administration messed up when he was removed from Trump’s transition team. Now, Corey Lewandowski, is saying the same thing.
NJ Politics Digest: Sweeney, Murphy to Meet on Plan to Remake State’s Finances
observer.com - Aug 15, 2018
Senate President Steve Sweeney is pushing a plan to radically reshape the state’s finances to head off what he says is an oncoming financial catastrophe.
NJ Politics Digest: State High Court Bars Dash Cam Videos From Public Scrutiny
observer.com - Aug 14, 2018
The N.J. Supreme Court ruled 4-3 that state open public records law does not require dashcam videos to be made public.