#politicalcandidates

  1. Hey. Is anyone familiar w/Katy Stamper, the Dem nominee for Georgia’s 11th congressional district? Adding screenshot: According to FEC filings, she donated $169 to Donald Trump in 2020 and 2021, $251.35 to Ron DeSantis in 2023, and $36.77 to Matt Gaetz on March 4, 2024. via Seth T
  2. I wrote this 10 years ago. Not much has changed; if anything it's gotten worse. And now we have Trump in the picture! I don't know about anyone else, but I'm pretty unsatisfied with the current group of new candidates from all parties. A
  3. 🤣 🤣 Putting the boot in further, Nicolas Schmit, the Socialists’ lead candidate for the EU election, said in an interview published Sunday: “Von der Leyen wants us to believe that there are good right-wing extremists and bad ones.”
  4. Jon Cooper: "Robert Kennedy Jr. was eliminated today from contention for the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination after receiving just 19 votes (2%) from convention delegates. Trump did even worse, receiving only six votes. In a further rebuke of Trump, Stormy Daniels receive
  5. Vivek Ramaswamy Booed on Stage, Admits Trump Re-Election “Dream”

    By Lucy Strathmore Former GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy , who has been campaigning for the presumptive nominee, former President Donald Trump , since suspending his campaign in January, was a speaker at the Libertarian National Convention on Friday. Note: At the politica
  6. Opinion: What the January 6 committee’s eight hearings could accomplish

    By Opinion by Julian Zelizer, CNN Political Analyst Editor’s Note: Julian Zelizer, a CNN political analyst, is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and author of the forthcoming book “ The Presidency of Donald J. Trump: A First Historical Assessment .” F
  7. January 6 appears to have taught us nothing

    By Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large January 6, 2021 , was a cataclysm. An angry mob fueled by falsehoods about the 2020 election tried to grind the gears of democracy to a halt. And yet, 21 months removed from that day, voters are acknowledging that while they are con
  8. Commission on Presidential Debates announces dates and locations for 2024 general election debates

    By Ethan Cohen, CNN The first presidential debate is set for mid-September 2024, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced Monday, setting up the earliest ever start to the presidential debate schedule . The bipartisan commission, which has sponsored every general election pr