Three takeaways from the New Hampshire and Rhode Island primaries

CNN — Weather new hampshire, Rhode Island and Delaware held their primaries on Tuesday, the results of the most anticipated race of the night were still up in the air early Wednesday morning. Votes were still being counted in New Hampshire’s Republican primary for the US Senate, where the candidate the GOP establishment had tried … Read more

Graham Proposes 15-Week Abortion Bill, Splitting Republicans Ahead of Midterm Elections

CNN — Senator Lindsey Graham introduced a bill on Tuesday that would ban abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, the most significant proposal by Republicans in Congress to shorten the procedure since the Supreme Court. overturned Roe v. Wade three months ago. Democratic Senate candidates immediately tried link to his Republican opponents to Graham’s bill, … Read more

Twitter whistleblower is set to testify on Capitol Hill. This is what you can expect

CNN — Twitter whistleblower Peiter “Mudge” Zatko is ready to testify before Congress Tuesday in his first public appearance since his bomb accusations against the social media company were reported last month by CNN and The Washington Post. Lawmakers from the Senate Judiciary Committee are expected to grill Zatko over his claims that Twitter has … Read more

Primary elections on August 9: what to expect in Wisconsin, Vermont and Minnesota

CNN — primaries in the Upper Midwest on Tuesday will set the stage for two important gubernatorial races, as Republicans in Wisconsin Y Minnesota select their nominees to face the Democratic incumbents of those states in November. Minnesota is also poised to fill a House seat after former Republican Rep. Jim Hagedorn died in February. … Read more

Senate ‘vote-a-branch’ continues as Democrats eye finish line for radical health care and climate bill

CNN — The Senate continues to work Sunday on a series of back-to-back votes on amendments that Democrats hope to pass. its extensive health care package and climate. The amendment process, known on Capitol Hill like a ‘vote-a-rama”, began on Saturday night shortly after 11:30 p.m. ET. A final vote on the bill will take … Read more

Victory on abortion rights gives Democrats new hope for midterms

CNN — It’s not often that Democrats look to Kansas for a strong statement. But on Tuesday night, when Kansans Voted overwhelmingly in favor of maintaining protection of the right to abortion in your state constitution, that’s exactly what happened. The size and scope of the result surprised even the most optimistic Democrats. Voters not … Read more

Senate passes long-sought bill to help veterans affected by burn wells

CNN — The Senate voted Tuesday night to pass long-sought bipartisan legislation to expand health care benefits for Millions of Veterans Exposed to Toxic Burn Pits during his military service, sending the bill to President Joe Biden to sign into law. The final vote was 86-11. The bill’s passage marks the end of a long … Read more

Primary: Rep. Peter Meijer becomes the second House Republican to vote to impeach Trump to lose the primary

CNN — Rep. Peter Meijer of Michigan, one of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump last year, lost to a fervent electoral denier running with the support of Trump, CNN projected early Wednesday. republicans in Michigan Y Arizona – two states in the center of trump 2020 election denial campaign … Read more