Month: October 2018

Secret Nixon ‘Watergate Road Map,’ newly unsealed, could provide guidance for Mueller probe, analysts say

Highly secretive documents finally released Wednesday, including a draft of a would-be criminal indictment against former President Richard Nixon, could provide guidance for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into President Trump, according to the group of legal analysts that sued to unearth the materials.

More voters associate with Trump than GOP: poll

More GOP voters associate with President Trump than they do with the Republican party itself, underscoring the degree to which Trump has taken over the GOP brand, according to a new poll.The …

The Latest: Trump kicks off rally blitz with immigrant fears

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) – The Latest on President Donald Trump’s final rally blitz before the midterm elections (all times local): 9:25 p.m. President Donald Trump has kicked off his final campaign rally blitz before the midterm elections by accusing the med…

Little boy dressed as O’Rourke for Halloween goes viral

A young boy dressed up as a miniature version of Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D) for Halloween went viral Wednesday after the Senate candidate shared his photo on Twitter.The young boy can be seen in the photo donning…

Trump kicks off rally blitz with grievances, immigrant fears

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday kicked off his final campaign rally blitz before the midterm elections by accusing the media of sowing division and stoking fears about illegal immigration. Trump’s rally in Estero, just outside F…

Trump blasts ‘birth tourism,’ migrant caravan at Florida rally

ESTERO, Fla. | A combative President Trump returned to the campaign trail Wednesday night for a frenetic final push toward Election Day, warning Florida voters that Democrats will allow the U.S. to be inundated with caravans of migrants from Central Am…

Despite promises after Parkland shooting, gun safety fails to become pivotal issue in midterms

Gun control groups are on track to outspend the National Rifle Association in federal races for the first time in years, yet even post-Parkland they’re struggling to make headway in this year’s midterm elections. Less than one out of every 50 broadcast…

Ron DeSantis says Andrew Gillum should be impeached as mayor of Tallahassee

ESTERO, Fla. — Florida Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis says perhaps his Democratic opponent should be impeached as Tallahassee mayor over ethics questions. DeSantis criticized his Democratic opponent, Andrew Gillum, at length…

Gillum used city funds for private travel, docs show, in latest finance snafu for insurgent Florida Dem

Democratic Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum apparently broke state law by using city funds when he was mayor Tallahassee for a private round-trip flight to meet campaign donors, new documents released as part of a state ethics probe show.