Republican advances in California primary with Trump's help

Nearly 100,000 cast early votes in New Mexico

The probability that Democrats will advance to the general election in these three districts is undoubtedly good for the party's prospects of taking back the House of Representatives in November.

Republican John Cox thinks high taxes, a high cost of living and a growing housing crisis give him an opening to take on Democrat Gavin Newsom in the fight to be California's next governor.

Belatedly, the Democratic congressional campaign apparatus interceded with big wads of money to knock down Republicans and pump up favored Democrats, and it paid off. Republicans won't have locks on any of the districts, and there will be conventional Democrat vs. But those under 40 are the most likely to favor a member of Congress who has opposed the president's agenda.

It was, in effect, an informal alliance of very odd political bedfellows, using Cox as a foil for their own, very different agendas - and it could have national consequences in the continuing battle over those congressional seats. Dianne Feinstein easily outdistanced another Democrat, state Sen. Who makes it through will likely take some time to figure out. Ed Royce and Darrell Issa are retiring, respectively and the 48th district, where Rep. Dana Rohrbacher is running for a 16 term but is plagued by controversial ties to Russian Federation. If Grisham wins, she'll be the second Latina to become the state's executive, after Martinez.

In South Dakota, Republican Kristi Noem became the first female nominee for governor in state history. "Democrats have done a good job of turning enthusiasm into a large number of candidates, of turning enthusiasm into fundraising", Gonzalez said. And in New Mexico, former state Democratic Party chairwoman Debra Haaland, a tribal member of Laguna Pueblo, was making a bid to become the first Native American woman in Congress.

In Montana, the establishment-backed Matt Rosendale, the state auditor, won the Republican Senate nomination; he'll face a slightly uphill but by no means unwinnable race against Democratic incumbent Jon Tester.

Not that the primary results suggest the road ahead is easy. That may explain why, in an election season where their place in California's pecking order fell below that of unaffiliated voters, GOP leaders celebrated their relatively strong showing Tuesday. At a minimum, this puts New Jersey in play for Republicans and will draw millions of Democratic dollars away from other races to defend Menendez.

Cox faces long odds in November.

Has Bernie's power in Iowa peaked?

Cox begins the final round in the race for governor as a decided underdog, probably at the level of Neel Kashkari, the GOP challenger in 2014 to Gov. In the 48th District, 52 percent for the Republican.

D'Alessandro, Sanders' top aide in Iowa during the 2016 caucus, finished a distant third to Eddie Mauro, a former teacher, and Cindy Axne, a former state government official on Tuesday night, according to CNN's projection.

Video shows rats crawling through bags of Burger King buns
In a statement to 6abc Action News, Burger King Media Relations said, " Food safety and hygiene is always a top priority for us ". A leak was also spotted in the kitchen ceiling, and flies were seen coming from a drain not far from where the rolls were stored.

"I can not look my children in the eye and justify a vote for a man who promotes and boasts about sexually assaulting women", she said at the time.

If Roby were to lose the runoff, she would be the second House Republican defeated in a 2018 primary. Rep. Robert Pittenger of North Carolina lost to former pastor Mark Harris in May.

Nationally, crosscurrents remain in the contest for control of the House. But for the first time in years, Texas Democrats seem determined not to let Republicans pick up seats without a fight. That may have helped wavering GOP voters stick with the San Diego businessman rather than split their votes among other candidates - the kind of split that could have allowed Villaraigosa to leapfrog into second place.

This is Retiring Republican Rep. Darrell Issa's seat. Frank LoBiondo's district, state Sen.

Democrats awoke today and surveyed the landscape in California and elsewhere across the country and looked toward November with relief.

Francine Karuntzos, a 57-year-old retiree from Huntington Beach, California, said she had deep concerns about the Republican president - particularly his recent declaration that he could pardon himself.

Democrat Lauren Arthur, a state representative, led Republican Kevin Corlew, also a state representative, by close to 20% with all precincts reporting.

His presidency generates the energy that is the foundation of Democratic grassroots intensity that has shown up repeatedly in special and primary elections for a year or more.

Why does this small seat in Missouri matter nationally? If Democrats are to win the House in November, they must hope that is maintained through to Election Day, although there have been no signs that this energy is abating. The winners of Tuesday's contests will join the Assembly immediately to serve out of the rest of the terms through November.

Related News:

  • Sachin Tendulkar Says Will Always Support Son Arjun In His Choices

    Sachin Tendulkar Says Will Always Support Son Arjun In His Choices

    Interestingly, he will groomed under Rahul Dravid now who is the coach of the U19 team which won the World Cup earlier this year. Delhi's Anuj Rawat will lead the side in the four-day format while Aryan Juyal has been named skipper for the limited-overs ties.
    Trump notes Melania's 'little rough patch' during first joint appearance in weeks

    Trump notes Melania's 'little rough patch' during first joint appearance in weeks

    It's a lot of things that we believe in as Americans that we don't feel that he's for. There was more fallout from the feud on Tuesday.
    Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

    Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

    Sutcliffe says her husband quickly took his shovel and cut off the snake's head. "He had to rip it off". Following the bite, the man started having seizures, lost his vision and suffered internal bleeding.
  • England vs. Costa Rica - Football Match Report

    England vs. Costa Rica - Football Match Report

    England have conceded just twice in their last seven games and haven't let one in during the opening 45 minutes in that run. A sold out Elland Road was treated to its first England global since 2002 - and boy did the locals enjoy it.
    Kate Spade's cause of death confirmed amid rumors of alcohol abuse

    Kate Spade's cause of death confirmed amid rumors of alcohol abuse

    We were together for 35 years. "She didn't say why she did it", a police source said of Kate's final message. She got her start in fashion working for Mademoiselle magazine in the fashion accessories department.
    Queen Maxima's sister dies aged 33

    Queen Maxima's sister dies aged 33

    The Queen, originally from Argentina, was said by the royal household to be "very shocked and very sad". She canceled her upcoming engagements including a state visit to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
  • NTSB releases preliminary findings on March's fatal Tesla Model X crash

    NTSB releases preliminary findings on March's fatal Tesla Model X crash

    In April, a Tesla Model S that struck a firetruck in Utah while in Autopilot mode may also have sped up before impact. Drivers are expected to keep their hands on the wheel and engaged at all times when the feature is activated.
    No Kaala release in Karnataka, fans devastated

    No Kaala release in Karnataka, fans devastated

    Most theatres in Bengaluru also chose to heed to the call made by pro-Kannada organisations and Karnataka chief minister H.D. The usual buzz around a Rajinikanth film was missing for Kaala till recently due to the low-key promotions.
    A medical mystery grows as U.S.  consulate workers in China fall ill

    A medical mystery grows as U.S. consulate workers in China fall ill

    Cuba has denied targeting embassy staff, and the U.S. has not blamed the country's government for the suspected attacks. A United States official said the evacuated Americans are being brought for testing to the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Republican House Speaker says Trump shouldn't pardon himself

    Republican House Speaker says Trump shouldn't pardon himself

    On the pardon issue, Ryan joined Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in sending a subtle message to Trump. The official declined to be named because the briefings are classified.
    Liverpool closing in on Nabil Fekir deal with Lyon

    Liverpool closing in on Nabil Fekir deal with Lyon

    The case won't certainly be resolved during the World Cup and I do not think that there will be changes before (the WC). "Talks between the clubs could conclude on Friday about a deal that may amount to 60m euros", reported the BBC.

    French Open 2018: Muguruza dumps Sharapova to reach semis

    An American awaits in the final, as Sloane Stephens beat Madison Keys in a rematch of the US Open final. Maria Sharapova's French Open comeback has been ended in straight sets by ruthless Garbine Muguruza .


Most liked

Jordan king calls for review of bill that sparked protests
Razzaz is a Harvard-educated economist who served with the World Bank in both Washington and the region. Critics claim the current tax plan unfairly hits the poor and the middle class.

Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 3 on Wednesday night
CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Cavaliers were already in trouble after dropping the first two games of the NBA Finals in Oakland. One of the items Hoffman asked Bryant was the team the future Hall of Famer thinks would best fit James in the future.

Thiem crushes weary Zverev to make semis
Rafael Nadal can pull even with a 12th French Open quarterfinal by winning on Monday. "I'm expecting another five-set match". Cecchinato appealed, and the Italian Olympic Committee announced in December 2016 that the sanctions were dropped entirely.

Mars Rover Curiosity Finds More Clues to the Potential for Life
Or reactions driven by Mars's ancient volcanoes could have formed the compounds from primordial carbon dioxide. About 3.5 billion years ago, research suggests, this pockmark on the Martian surface was brimming with water.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Re-Introduce the Twins During OTRII Tour Kick-Off
It is unclear who the babies in the photos are and why Beyonce and Jay-Z chose to display these portraits during the tour opening. Starting tonight in the United Kingdom, JAY and Bey's worldwide run will focus on a mixture of Europe and North America stops.

White House reportedly considering new economic penalties against Canada
Earlier today, The Washington Post reported that Trump isn't is exactly excited about his trip to The Great White North. Praising Mr Trump's past involvement she said he had managed to help her deliver a top priority a year ago .

Putin visits his best buddy in the EU: Austria’s Sebastian Kurz
Moscow retaliated in kind but Putin has repeatedly said the sanctions were ineffective and counter-productive. Another hypersonic missile is already in service, said Putin.

More signs of past - and possibly present - habitability of Mars
It was to a great fanfare of publicity that researchers announced they had found evidence for past life on Mars in 1996. The organic material discovered on Mars is rich in sulphur, which would have also helped to preserve it.

Koch brothers take on Trump over tariffs with multi-million dollar campaign
David, who was diagnosed with prostate cancer nearly two decades ago, is the executive vice president at Koch Industries. He also gave $128 million to New York Presbyterian Hospital, $26.5 million to the M.D.

Why The Warriors Are Unhappy With Kendrick Perkins
For a Toronto-based sports writer, it is an odd feeling to come to Cleveland and see the home team as heavy underdogs. The Cavaliers kept him to 11 points on 3-of-16 shooting, leaving Durant to pick up the slack.

Cristiano Ronaldo's wish to leave Real Madrid is 'irreversible'
Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid this summer and his decision is "irreversible", according to reports in Portugal. Ronaldo posted a photograph on Twitter with Portugal's possible starting XI and the message: "Ready".

Australia Charges Former Local Bosses of Citi, Deutsche, ANZ in Cartel Case
Deutsche Bank's former head of equity capital markets in Australia, Michael Richardson, has also been charged. However, the power to push for charges is newer in Australia as cartel conduct was only criminalised in 2009.

Steam updates game-content guidelines, will include "something that you hate"
Johnson added that Valve will "focus less on trying to police what should be on Steam, and more on building those tools to give people control over what kinds of content they see".

Ex-defence intelligence officer arrested over alleged spying for China
Officials said he was arrested after a sting operation near the Seattle airport, as he was headed toward a China-bound flight. He suggested the informant should "cut a hole in a nearby tree and hide [the documents] in that location", agents wrote.

At least 60 dead after Tunisian migrant ship sinks: IOM
Police had deployed across the islands ahead of an anticipated visit later on Tuesday by Prime Minister Youssef Chahed. High Commissioner for Refugees Spokesman William Spindler tells NPR at least 52 people have died.