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USA: Confirmation of Justice Barrett at the Supreme Court

Tuesday  09:20,   27 october 2020

USA-COUR-SUPREME-BARRETT: USA: Confirmation of Justice Barrett at the Supreme Court © Reuters / POOL USA: CONFIRMATION OF JUDGE BARRETT AT THE SUPREME COURT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US President Donald Trump on Monday welcomed the confirmation to the >>>

Election Day is in 7 days. Here's when we might know a winner and how each candidate could claim victory

Tuesday  08:50,   27 october 2020

As officials count absentee ballots in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Michigan, the Sun Belt could have a fuller picture on election night.More than 62 million people had already voted early as of Monday, either in-person or by mail, and the figure... >>>

Election officials say they're getting suspicious emails that may be part of malicious attack on voting: report

Tuesday  08:05,   27 october 2020

Election officials said they are getting suspicious emails that could be a part of a widespread malicious attack on voting across several states, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.Several emails identified by the Elections Infrastructure... >>>

Did Joe Biden Call Donald Trump 'George' During Campaign Event?

Tuesday  07:55,   27 october 2020

Trump said the Democratic presidential nominee "couldn't remember" his name in a tweet posted Monday morning."Joe Biden called me George yesterday. Couldn't remember my name," Trump tweeted early Monday morning, less than 24 hours after both... >>>

Kansas Newspaper That Endorsed Trump in 2016 Backs Joe Biden

Tuesday  07:51,   27 october 2020

The Topeka Capital-Journal began to criticize President Trump as he ramped up attacks on the press in 2018.Kansas' Topeka Capital-Journal formally endorsed the Democratic nominee over the weekend, breaking from the president after giving him its... >>>

Democrat announces 2022 bid for Ron Johnson's seat

Tuesday  07:51,   27 october 2020

Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson on Monday announced a run for the Senate seat currently held by Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), becoming the first Democrat to enter what is expected to be a crowded 2022 race.In an ad posted on YouTube Monday... >>>

Ted Cruz Says Democrats 'Assume What Trump Wants' Out of a Supreme Court Justice

Tuesday  07:40,   27 october 2020

"There is a real difference between what Democrats and Republicans are looking for in a Supreme Court justice," Senator Ted Cruz said.Cruz, a staunch Trump supporter, criticized the behavior of Democrats during the Senate hearings for Justice Amy... >>>

Trump Leading Nationally in First Poll to Show Him Ahead in Over a Month

Tuesday  07:15,   27 october 2020

President Donald Trump held a slim advantage over Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden in a poll released Monday, the first national poll to show him ahead since September 16.The Rasmussen Reports poll released Monday found that Trump was... >>>

More Young People Say They Will 'Definitely' Vote in Election Than in 2016, Poll Says

Tuesday  07:15,   27 october 2020

A historically high percentage of young voters say they are certain to cast votes in the 2020 presidential election, according to a new poll. A national survey released Monday by Harvard University found that 63 percent of respondents aged 18-29... >>>

Why Texas Republicans' hold on the state is loosening

Tuesday  06:55,   27 october 2020

The huge surge of early voting in Texas' rapidly growing cities and inner suburbs likely marks the end of unchallenged Republican dominance in America's second largest state -- a seismic shift in the nation's electoral landscape.Even if... >>>

Biden to push into Georgia as Trump embarks on three-state campaign spree

Tuesday  06:50,   27 october 2020

Biden to push into Georgia as Trump embarks on three-state campaign spreeWASHINGTON (Reuters) - With just a week to go until the Nov. 3 election, President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden will criss-cross the country on Tuesday in an intense day >>>

House Judiciary Committee trolls Hillary - Amy Coney Barrett confirmed

Tuesday  06:50,   27 october 2020

The House Judiciary GOP Twitter account wished Hillary Clinton 'Happy Birthday' shortly after Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed. The tweet came shortly after the 52-48 confirmation vote.'Amy Coney Barrett, confirmed. Happy Birthday,... >>>

Donald Trump takes Supreme Court victory lap while deceiving over worsening pandemic

Tuesday  06:50,   27 october 2020

President Donald Trump claimed a place in history Monday when Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation secured a dominant conservative majority on the Supreme Court, but the pomp of his victory lap could not disguise the reality of a pandemic that has... >>>

Twitter flags Trump tweet on mail-in ballots over "disputed" content

Tuesday  06:50,   27 october 2020

Twitter flags Trump tweet on mail-in ballots over "disputed" content"Big problems and discrepancies with Mail In Ballots all over the USA. Must have final total on November 3rd", Trump tweeted late on Monday, with the tweet giving no evidence for... >>>

Mitch McConnell just adjourned the Senate until November 9, ending the prospect of additional coronavirus relief until after the election

Tuesday  06:25,   27 october 2020

The Senate's last order of business was confirming Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett amid a contentious nominations process.The move shuts down the Senate from doing any legislative business, including reaching a deal on additional ... >>>