O’Rourke announces bid to take on Greg Abbott in 2022 Texas gubernatorial race

O’Rourke announces bid to take on Greg Abbott in 2022 Texas gubernatorial race

This post was originally published on this siteBeto O’Rourke, the former congressman and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, on Monday launched his campaign to unseat Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in 2022.

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GOP looks to expand state legislature candidate tracking program ahead of midterms

GOP looks to expand state legislature candidate tracking program ahead of midterms

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans running for seats in state legislatures are seeking to expand upon their tracking program in 2022, hoping to use recent victories in Virginia’s House of Delegates races as a blueprint going into the midterms. In 2021, the Republican…

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GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announces reelection bid

GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announces reelection bid

This post was originally published on this siteGOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announced her bid Friday for reelection in a race that’s sure to be tough for the moderate Republican who has been a strong critic of former President Donald Trump.

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Trump seethes as Chris Christie basks in media spotlight for questioning election fraud lies

Trump seethes as Chris Christie basks in media spotlight for questioning election fraud lies

This post was originally published on this site Chris Christie is on a collision course with Donald Trump as he launches an exploratory campaign for the 2024 Republican nomination. The former New Jersey governor has been making high-profile media appearances and suggesting the GOP should look elsewhere after Trump lost...

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Trump’s attacks on McConnell seen as prelude to 2024 White House bid

Trump’s attacks on McConnell seen as prelude to 2024 White House bid

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Trump is refusing to let his feud with Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) die, instead amplifying it in what GOP strategists suspect is an effort to rev up the GOP base ahead of a 2024 campaign for president.More than anyone else in…

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Virginia emerging as ground zero in battle for House majority

Virginia emerging as ground zero in battle for House majority

This post was originally published on this siteVirginia is emerging as ground zero in next year’s battle for the House majority, with three Democrats — more than a quarter of its delegation — facing sharp headwinds in their reelection bids.The decennial redistricting process could alter the…

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How to Stop Progressives From Losing the Working Class

How to Stop Progressives From Losing the Working Class

This post was originally published on this siteKatherine Rader A new report, based on extensive survey data, suggests “Commonsense Solidarity” might be the answer. The post How to Stop Progressives From Losing the Working Class appeared first on The Nation.

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Gingrich backs Herschel Walker in Georgia Senate race

Gingrich backs Herschel Walker in Georgia Senate race

This post was originally published on this siteFormer House Speaker Newt Gingrich threw his support behind Herschel Walker in the GOP primary to take on Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) in Georgia next year, becoming the latest conservative heavyweight to back the former football star.“I am proudly…

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