What’s in a mispronunciation of a name? Ask Kamala Harris

He said the conversation around Harris’ name is another example of anti-immigrant rhetoric used against people of color, particularly politicians of color. He pointed to Trump’s comments against four Democratic congresswomen of color to “go back” to the “broken and crime infested places from which they came.” All four women are United States citizens, and […]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump skews record on Biden-Harris, economy

The sector has been recovering. Yet after increases in production in June, the Federal Reserve said U.S. factory output was running 11.1% below pre-pandemic levels. Trump cited one component of an index composed by the Institute for Supply Management that indicates factory production grew in July as well. It was the best reading since August […]

Cabinet roles, Senate seats: What could be next for the women Biden didn’t choose

“What I think was a net positive overall is that Americans got introduced to these women and got to see the depth of the women leaders in this country,” Reynolds said. “We get to see Nancy Pelosi, sometimes we get to see a Sen. Warren or a Sen. Harris, but we don’t always know how […]

U.S. loses Iran arms embargo bid as Putin pushes summit to avoid nuclear deal showdown

The United States could now follow through on a threat to trigger a return of all U.N. sanctions on Iran using a provision in the nuclear deal, known as snapback, even though President Donald Trump abandoned the accord in 2018. Diplomats have said the United States could do this as early as next week, but […]

Delaware thrust into unlikely starring role in 2020 campaign

“Whether you’re a Democratic or a Republican, whether you like Biden or not, I think people are just very proud that somebody from Delaware is running for president,” said Flaherty, Biden’s former staff assistant. “He has been able to navigate all the political shoals out there, and now it looks like he’s going to have […]

Newsweek apologizes for Kamala Harris op-ed

The decision to publish the op-ed sparked swift backlash, with critics claiming the magazine had opted to spread a racist “birther” theory similar to the one President TrumpDonald John TrumpUPS, FedEx shut down calls to handle mail-in ballots, warn of ‘significant’ problems: report Controversial GOP Georgia candidate attempts to distance from QAnon Trump orders TikTok […]

Postal service warns states of delays to mail-in ballots for US election 2020

The Postal Service changes and the Trump administration’s decision to withhold funding “is alarming and should be of grave concern to us all, particularly with the general election only months away,” Louisville, Kentucky, Mayor Greg Fischer said in a statement on Saturday. Fischer, a Democrat, is president of the nonpartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors.

Jess Wright displays her sensational physique in a white lace bikini as she reclines on a sun-lounger during idyllic Mykonos getaway

‘Originally I wanted to have a dinner and surprise them with these flowers, but please of the pandemic, that’s not possible. I’m delivering it on their doorsteps with gloves, standing at least two metres away, if not more.’

Voter numbers show Democrats strengthen hold on California

Republican registration has dwindled to 24%, down from 27% at the same time before the 2016 presidential election. Republican numbers actually increased slightly from 2018, by about 280,000 voters, but the party’s overall percentage has been dropping as most new voters are registering as independents or Democrats.

Hot Science Topics Avoided by Presidential Candidates

Like McCain and the Democratic candidates, Obama supports a strong response to climate change. And he wants to double federal spending on basic research and broaden Americans’ access to the Internet (this goal also is strongly embraced by Edwards). Obama plans to fund $18 billion in education initiatives that would enhance math and science instruction […]