Republican Glenn Youngkin pulled off an upset for the ages Tuesday night, defeating Democrat Terry McAuliffe in Virginia’s closely watched governor race, giving a devastating blow to President Biden and warning Democrats of what is expected to come in the 2022 midterm.
President Biden crossed the Potomac River Tuesday night to stump for Democrat Terry McAuliffe, focusing his remarks about former President Donald Trump just ahead of next week’s tight Virginia’s gubernatorial election that will serve as a referendum on his ten-month presidency amid his dismal approving ratings.
Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) slammed President Biden for telling GOP governors to “get out the way” jab Wednesday, telling the president that he should focus more on doing his job in securing the U.S.-Mexico border before even saying a “blip” about his handling on COVID.
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled unanimously that states can punish or remove rogue members of their Electoral College who refuse to cast their votes for the presidential candidate they were pledged to support.
The National Guard Bureau on Wednesday has deployed unarmed personnel in the nation’s capital to assist with additional security in guarding monuments and infrastructure amid protests over the death of George Floyd.
Democratic state Assemblywoman Christy Smith conceded defeat Wednesday afternoon in the California 25th District special election on Wednesday, congratulating her opponent, former Navy pilot Mike Garcia as the “likely victor.”