Dozens of former Republican and Democratic officials announced on Wednesday a new national political third party to appeal to millions of voters they say are dismayed with what they see as America's dysfunctional two-party system.
The new party, called Forward and whose creation was first reported by Reuters, will initially be co-chaired by former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang and... Read more
Rarely has a rising politician thrilled party regulars the way Ron DeSantis is thrilling Republicans right now.
"If you were scripting a perfect Republican presidential candidate, the list of preferred requirements would read something like DeSantis' resume," broadcaster Piers Morgan swooned in the New York Post last month.
Like other conservative commentators, Morgan touted DeSantis’s relative youth (he’s 43); his honors degrees from Yale... Read more
A rare Republican who supports abortion rights found success in Colorado in the first primary elections held since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, while New York's first female governor positioned herself to become a major voice in the post-Roe landscape.
In Illinois, Democrats helped boost a Republican gubernatorial candidate loyal to former President Donald Trump in the hopes that he would... Read more
In a major ruling for gun rights, Supreme Court strikes down restrictive New York gun law
The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a restrictive New York gun law in a major ruling for gun rights.
The justices’ 6-3 decision is expected to ultimately allow more people to legally carry guns on the streets of the nation’s largest cities — including New... Read more
Former President Donald Trump seemed to support threats from rioters to hang the former vice president during the attack on the Capitol, saying “Mike Pence deserves it,” House Jan. 6 committee vice chairman Liz Cheney said Thursday night.
Cheney, the top Republican on the panel, said that testimony from former Trump aides shows Trump was not concerned about stated threats on Pence’s... Read more