House is expected to send bipartisan gun safety package to Biden

House is expected to send bipartisan gun safety package to Biden

This post was originally published on this siteThe House is expected to pass a bipartisan bill on Friday to address gun violence that will amount to the first major federal gun safety legislation in decades.

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Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

This post was originally published on this siteThe election was conducted primarily by mail and the former vice-presidential nominee beat out a candidate named Santa Claus.

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Republicans flip US House seat in South Texas in historically Democratic stronghold

Republicans flip US House seat in South Texas in historically Democratic stronghold

This post was originally published on this site Republican Mayra Flores prevailed Tuesday in a special election for an open congressional seat in South Texas, marking a major breakthrough for Republicans eager to blaze new inroads in the historically blue region. She beat Dan Sanchez, the leading Democrat, outright in...

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Young Kim advances in California House race

Young Kim advances in California House race

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia GOP Rep. Young Kim advanced to the general election in a key House race, according to The Associated Press, handing Republicans a win in their effort to take back the House. Kim, who will face Democrat Asif Mahmood in November, garnered Republican...

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CNN’s Midterm Election Forecast Is Unbelievably Grim For Democrats

CNN’s Midterm Election Forecast Is Unbelievably Grim For Democrats

This post was originally published on this siteData reporter Harry Enten broke down just how bad the Democratic “stomping” could be in the House of Representatives.

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Henry Cuellar declares victory, but Jessica Cisneros won’t concede in nail-biter runoff for South Texas seat

Henry Cuellar declares victory, but Jessica Cisneros won’t concede in nail-biter runoff for South Texas seat

This post was originally published on this site By Abby Livingston and Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune May 24, 2022 LAREDO —U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, the last anti-abortion Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives, boldly declared victory just before midnight in his nail-biter primary runoff race. But his progressive...

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House unanimous on measure condemning antisemitism, apart from one GOP no vote

House unanimous on measure condemning antisemitism, apart from one GOP no vote

This post was originally published on this siteThe House passed a resolution on Wednesday condemning the rise of antisemitism in a nearly unanimous vote, with one Republican lawmaker objecting to the measure. The resolution passed 420-1, with Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) representing the only vote against it. Eight other Republicans...

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Sarah Palin facing shrugs and ‘outright hostility’ from Republicans over new political bid: report

Sarah Palin facing shrugs and ‘outright hostility’ from Republicans over new political bid: report

This post was originally published on this site According to a report from the Daily Beast, former Gov. Sarah Palin’s decision to run for Alaska’s sole seat in the U.S. House of Representatives has landed with a thud among Republicans in both her home state and in the halls of...

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Why 30 percent of the House GOP voted against reaffirming NATO support

Why 30 percent of the House GOP voted against reaffirming NATO support

This post was originally published on this siteIt reflects a growing Russia-ambivalent and NATO-skeptical view in the GOP.

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Former GOP state lawmaker leads early returns in race for Devin Nunes’ old House seat

Former GOP state lawmaker leads early returns in race for Devin Nunes’ old House seat

This post was originally published on this siteSix candidates were vying to replace former Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, who resigned to work for former President Donald Trump’s new media and technology group. But county officials were still tallying the ballots from the district that covers portions of Fresno and Tulare...

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