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DOJ: No charges will be filed in case over discarded Pennsylvania ballots

The Department of Justice (DOJ) said Friday that it will not be pressing charges against a former temporary elections worker in Pennsylvania who threw out nine military ballots in the Keystone State before November’s presidential election.While…

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 4:50 pm

Former McCaskill aides launch PAC seeking to thwart Hawley

Staffers who worked for former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) launched a political action committee this week aimed at thwarting any future political ambitions for Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.).The group — called the JOSH PAC, an acronym for “…

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 1:51 pm

Biden taps Atlanta mayor for senior DNC role

President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to serve in a top post at the Democratic National Committee (DNC), where she’ll focus on voter engagement and protection.”I’m honored and humbled to be endorsed by

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 12:03 pm

Willie Brown, Ed Rollins launch new advisory firm

Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown (D) and Ed Rollins, who managed President Ronald Reagan’s 1984 presidential campaign, are launching a new public affairs firm.The agency, called Unifire Advisers, will provide strategic consulting service to…

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 11:00 am

Pelosi endorses McAuliffe for Virginia governor

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Friday endorsed former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe in his second bid for the governor’s mansion. “Voters around this country and across the Commonwealth are hurting, and they are looking for big, bold…

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 10:07 am

Republicans scramble to contain fallout as donors distance themselves

Republicans are scrambling to contain the fallout as major donors freeze political contributions and distance themselves from lawmakers who voted to overturn the Electoral College results.House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), who voted to…

Posted on 15 January 2021 | 6:00 am

Graham congratulates former rival Harrison on being picked to lead DNC

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Thursday congratulated his former rival Jaime Harrison after reports surfaced that President-elect Joe Biden planned to tap Harrison to lead the Democratic National Committee (DNC). “Congratulations to @…

Posted on 14 January 2021 | 2:59 pm

Cindy McCain on possible GOP censure: 'I think I'm going to make T-shirts'

Cindy McCain, wife of the late Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), poked at a pending censure from the Arizona Republican Party, joking she would “make T-shirts” for everyone the party has censured.The party is planning to hold a

Posted on 14 January 2021 | 1:01 pm

Biden to name Jaime Harrison to lead the Democratic National Committee: report

President-elect Joe Biden is planning to name former South Carolina Senate candidate Jaime Harrison to lead the Democratic National Committee, according to multiple reports. The Hill has reached out to Harrison for comment. The former…

Posted on 14 January 2021 | 12:06 pm

Virginia state Senate Democrats file resolution to censure GOP gov candidate

Democrats in the Virginia state Senate on Thursday filed a resolution to censure Republican state senator and gubernatorial candidate Amanda Chase, citing her rhetoric and attendance at the pro-Trump rally ahead of the insurrection of the Capitol…

Posted on 14 January 2021 | 11:24 am