Politics Democrat Eric Adams reportedly revs up campaign against Democratic socialism
Sen. Gillibrand, Brooklyn BP Adams press for federal bill on gun trafficking
The meeting between the senator and the Brooklyn borough president marked yet another chapter in Gillibrand’s long-running push to create such a federal crime, and the latest conference on guns for Adams since he won the city’s pivotal Democratic mayoral primary. © TIMOTHY A. CLARY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y. (left) and Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams (right) Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y. (left) and Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams (right) (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/) Gillibrand (D-N.Y.
Democratic mayoral candidate Eric Adams reportedly touted his opposition to the Democratic socialist “movement" Monday.
Adams delivered a speech professing that his true political rivals were not his Republican adversaries but the Democratic Socialists of America, according to audio.
“I’m no longer running against. I’m running against a movement. All across the country, the DSA socialists are mobilizing to stop Eric Adams,” Adams reportedly during an address in Queens. “They realize that if I’m successful, we’re going to start the process of regaining control of our cities.”
Seahawks willing to make Jamal Adams the highest-paid safety in the NFL, per report
Adams is entering the final year of his rookie contractJustin Simmons may want to enjoy sitting atop the safety market while he can because it looks like the Broncos star may soon be bumped down the bracket. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, the Seattle Seahawks are willing to make Jamal Adams the NFL's highest-paid safety. Already, Seattle has made offers that would set the market at the safety position and Garafolo notes that he expects both sides will agree on a deal prior to the start of the regular season.
Adams did not mention Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a New York Democrat, by name during his speech, but the Democratic Socialists of America notes the congresswoman as its “foremost socialist superstar.” Ocasio-Cortez “inspired up to 10,000 people to join” the organization, according to a page on the party's.
Adams formerly served as an NYPD captain, and his campaign hason restoring public safety.
The Left "hijacked" what it meant to be progressive, Adams said during aJuly 14.
“I have made it clear over and over again — I am the original progressive voice in this city,” Adams said. “Being progressive is not what you tweet, but what you do to help people on the street every day.”
Michael Jordan’s Former Trainer Trolls Aaron Rodgers, Davante Adams
It seems Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams rankled Michael Jordan’s former trainer with their recent cryptic social media postings. On Friday night, Rodgers and Adams each posted the same picture of Jordan and Scottie Pippen on their respective Instagram stories. Both stars are involved in their own disputes with Green Bay management, and many thought […] The post Michael Jordan’s Former Trainer Trolls Aaron Rodgers, Davante Adams appeared first on The Spun.
“We’ve allowed the term ‘being progressive’ to be hijacked by those who do not have a track record of putting in place real progressive changes," he continued. "I am not going to surrender my progressive credentials."
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Police officers become candidates as policing debate rages .
LAS VEGAS (AP) — In his first campaign ad as a Republican candidate for Nevada governor, Joe Lombardo picks up a badge, a gun and a tactical vest that says “police” while a 911 call plays in the background. A voiceover says the Las Vegas-area sheriff kept his city safe, “while other communities rioted and burned.” Detroit Police Chief James Craig, another Republican who has formed an exploratory committee to run for Michigan governor, has a similar message. In his ad, he’s driving through city streets, declaring that “Detroit never burned” in the demonstrations following George Floyd’s killing in 2020.