Republican US Senate candidate Kari Lake has told supporters to “strap on a Glock” ahead of the 2024 elections as she struggles to gain ground against her Democratic rival in Arizona. In a campaign speech made to a crowd in Arizona’s Mohave county on Sunday, Lake echoed Trump-like terms in calling Washington DC a “swamp” […]

WASHINGTON ‒ California Sen. Laphonza Butler is the lone African American woman in the Senate and only the third Black woman to ever serve in the chamber. Six months into the job, the Democratic senator talked to USA TODAY about what she called the “incredible opportunity, responsibility and burden’’ of that role. “The opportunity to […]

Jared Young, a Missouri candidate for U.S. Senate, announced the formation of a new political party, inspired by his campaign slogan, “We can be better.” “We’re trying to communicate to people that look, our politics doesn’t have to be as ugly and divisive as it’s become. We’re all on the same team,” Young said. “Some […]

U.S. House Speaker Mike Johnson, R-La., sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-Calif., on Thursday demanding he hold a full impeachment trial for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. Jonhson sent the letter to Schumer saying articles of impeachment for Mayorkas would be delivered to the Senate on April 10. The […]

(The Center Square) — New Jersey’s First Lady, Tammy Murphy, has suspended her bid for embattled Sen. Bob Menendez’s U.S. Senate seat, citing concerns about dividing the state’s Democratic Party with a “divisive and negative” campaign. In a video posted on social media on Sunday, Murphy announced that she is bowing out of the race […]

After about four months on the trail, first lady Tammy Murphy has suspended her campaign for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate. In a video published Sunday on social media platforms, Murphy said she wanted to make sure voters heard from her directly. “After many busy, invigorating and, yes, challenging months, I’m suspending my […]

New Jersey first lady Tammy Murphy has dropped out of the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate in the race for the seat of Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), upending the state’s party machine that had lined up behind her.

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez won’t run in Democratic primary New Jersey first lady Tammy Murphy on Sunday suspended her run for U.S. Senate, days after embattled Sen. Bob Menendez announced he would not be running as a Democrat.  Murphy made the announcement on X. “I have been genuine and factual throughout, but it is […]

Tammy Murphy will announce today that she is dropping out of the race for United States Senate, abruptly ending her campaign after four months, the New Jersey Globe has confirmed. That clears the way for insurgent Rep. Andy Kim (D-Moorestown) to likely win the Democratic nomination and become the strong favorite to replace indicted Senator […]

Politics By Melissa Koenig Published March 22, 2024, 11:56 a.m. ET A Democratic lawmaker running in

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