What Nikki Haley Isn't Talking About
She's ignoring one of her boldest accomplishments
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As South Carolina governor, Nikki Haley drew praise and national attention for removing the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the state capitol. As a presidential candidate, she isn’t talking about it. (In fact, she’s not talking about much of anything.)
Don Lemon’s sexist comments about Haley could lead to a CNN staff revolt — and campaign cash for Haley.
Donald Trump wants presidential candidates to “take a full & complete Mental Competency Test” and is threatening to lock up the mentally ill.
A member of the Georgia special grand jury investigating Trump hinted that the panel recommended indicting Trump.
Mike Pompeo bought a lot of copies of Mike Pompeo’s book.
As expected, Rep. Barbara Lee (D) has entered the crowded California Senate race to succeed Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D).
Centrist Rep. Colin Allred (D-TX) is considering a challenge to Sen. Ted Cruz (R) next year.
Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) will resign at the end of June to head a foundation, forcing a special election in a state that saw a surprisingly competitive House race in its other district last fall.
Rep. George Santos (R-NY) told the truth by admitting to being “a terrible liar.”
There’s a key primary for the Wisconsin Supreme Court today, as well as a special U.S. House election in Virginia that should be an easy Democratic hold.
Former two-term Montana Gov. Marc Racicot — a former Republican National Committee chair — has been informed that his state GOP no longer considers him a member of the party.
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Ugh 😑 that MTG comment 😒. What part of we don’t like the thought of our oppressors or those who fought for them being glorified, she can’t understand?🤨