Dem Strategist Rips Republicans With Reason For Their ‘Very Low-Quality Candidates’

Longtime Democratic political consultant James Carville pulled no punches with his searing assessment of the GOP field of those he described as “very low-quality candidates” in the 2022 midterm elections. “They have a lot of stupid people who vote in their primaries. They really do. I’m not really supposed to say that but it’s obvious … Read more

Here Is The House GOP’s Hit List If Republicans Retake Congress

If Republicans win back control of Congress in November, buckle up for many, many investigations. House Republicans have offered few details of what sorts of governing and legislation they’d like to accomplish if they prevail in the midterms, but they haven’t been shy about making an enemies’ list. HuffPost went through House Republicans’ “Commitment to … Read more

Anti-Abortion Groups, Top Republicans Stick By Herschel Walker After Bombshell Report

Anti-abortion groups and top Republicans are standing by embattled Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker after a report that Walker, now a hardcore abortion opponent, paid for his former girlfriend to have an abortion in 2009. In a bombshell investigation, The Daily Beast reported that Walker gave $700 to an ex-girlfriend so she could terminate a … Read more

Liz Cheney Slams Trump For ‘Despicable, Racist’ Attack On Elaine Chao

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) slammed former President Donald Trump on Tuesday for his racist reference to Elaine Chao and his violent rhetoric directed at her husband, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). In a post last Friday on his social media platform, Truth Social, Trump referred to Chao as McConnell’s “China loving wife, Coco Chow!” … Read more

Marjorie Taylor Greene Claims ‘Democrats Want Republicans Dead,’ Have ‘Started The Killings’

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) made an outlandish claim on Saturday at a rally for former President Donald Trump’s political action committee, Save America: Democrats not only want to kill Republicans, but they have already begun doing so. “We’re all targets now, though, for daring to push back against the regime,” Greene said at the … Read more

No One Knows Who Will Control The Senate Next Year

WASHINGTON — The Senate met on Thursday for the final time before November’s midterm elections and few lawmakers could say with confidence who will control the chamber next year. Senators rushing to the airport after the last votes of the week described the battle for the Senate as too close to call given several tightly … Read more

Elissa Slotkin Is An American Hero For Her ‘Shame On You!’ Scolding Of Anti-Abortion Reps

Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Mich.) blasted Republicans Wednesday for their “heartless, violent approach to women’s health” during a debate over an abortion measure in a veterans bill. (Watch the video below.) Slotkin, who is seeking a third term against Republican challenger Tom Barrett in November, reacted viscerally to GOP pushback to the Solid Start Act, which … Read more

Liz Cheney: “If [Donald Trump] is the nominee, I won’t be a Republican.”

Rep. Liz Cheney — a vocal critic of former President Donald Trump — has signaled that she may leave the GOP, saying, “If [Trump] is the nominee, I won’t be a Republican.” “I certainly will do whatever it takes to make sure Donald Trump isn’t anywhere close to the Oval Office,” the Wyoming Republican told … Read more

Trump can’t declassify documents by thinking about it: GOP Sen. John Barrasso

Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) on ABC’s “This Week” disagreed with Trump’s claim that presidents can declassify documents by thinking about it. Why it matters: Barrasso, the chair of the Senate Republican Conference and a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, is one of several GOP senators to criticize the former president for his comments, … Read more

Republican lead in House shrinks again as voters see high-stakes contest — CBS News Battleground Tracker

The Republicans have a lead. But it keeps shrinking. While they’re still in a very good position to capture a House majority, that majority looks narrower today than it ever has, having ticked down for the second straight month to 223 seats in our model estimate. Republicans were at 226 in August and 230 in … Read more