Bannon’s allies dismissed the Alabama loss as little more than a temporary setback that would soon be forgotten.
Lockhart is the dean of Illinois lobbyists. He has practiced his craft in the hurly-burly of state government since 1958.
Top ballot placement is most helpful in races with a long list of candidates.
“We talked about finding that common ground. And he invited me up to the White House as soon as I get up there.”
Jones prosecuted two KKK members for the 1963 bombing of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church, winning convictions in 2001 and 2002.
Tina Smith’s appointment was widely expected after Franken, under pressure over sexual misconduct allegations, announced last week he would step down.
Jones takes over the seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The term expires in January of 2021.
Moore’s defeat Tuesday in Alabama — as stalwart a Republican state as they come — left Trump unapologetic and his political allies shell-shocked.
At least the country hasn’t gone completely crazy. Any loss for Donald Trump is a win for America.
Voters lined up and voted across Alabama Tuesday after a scandal-stained Senate campaign that tested the limits of party loyalty n the age of Trump.
“You’ve never passed a budget,” Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said, referring to the Gov. Bruce Rauner. “Don’t be throwing stones.”
Four of the Democratic candidates for governor laid out some of their main campaign promises at the Women’s Gubernatorial Forum Saturday.
Aides called it a Trump campaign event, but the location, near the state line, boosted Moore’s campaign without the president setting foot in Alabama.
Beverly Nelson’s yearbook has been cited to support her claim that Moore, then 34, was a regular at the restaurant where she worked as a teen.
“It’s laughable that Bruce Rauner is complaining about my taxes,” Pritzker said Wednesday.