AOC Laughs Off Trump’s Suggestion She’s Jealous of Squad Sisters
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded by “crying with laughter” at President Donald Trump’s suggestion that she feels overshadowed by other members of the cohort of female, left-leaning first-term Democrats known as the Squad.Bloomberg News
In suburban Texas, 'It feels like there's no place for lifelong Republicans like me'
COLLEYVILLE, Texas - Vanessa Steinkamp is the kind of voter that Texas Republicans counted on. She's a devoted conservative who volunteered for Bob Dole's presidential campaign, interned for former GOP Sen. Bill Frist and lives in an affluent suburb between Fort Worth and Dallas that is the reddest pocket of a reliably Republican district. These days, though, Steinkamp feels alienated, not ...Los Angeles Times News
Biden Takes Trump Quote Out of Context
In a speech that assailed President Donald Trump for a lack of “moral leadership,” Joe Biden falsely claimed that Trump “asserted that immigrants would, quote, ‘carve you up with a knife.’” Trump said that about MS-13 gang members, not immigrants. Biden, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for president, delivered a speech in Burlington, Iowa, in response to the deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, over the weekend. He...FactCheck.org News
McConnell Turns Senate Into Machine for Conservative Judges
President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are reshaping federal courts at a blazing pace, with the Senate’s confirmation of 59 judges so far this year offering a bright spot for the GOP leader who has been criticized for holding up action on just about everything else.Bloomberg News