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Andrew Kaczynski • 5 years ago
Andrew Kaczynski • 5 years ago

Thad Cochran Jokes He Used To Do "Indecent Things To Animals"

During a campaign speech. The incumbent senator joked that he would spend time as a kid "doing all sorts of indecent things with animals."

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Meet The Guy Who Just Beat Eric Cantor

Dave Brat pulled off a stunning upset Tuesday night when he defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia's Republican primary.

Jim Dalrymple II • 5 years ago

Democratic Congresswoman Says The Taliban Are Not "Terrorists"

In response to remarks made by House Speaker John Boehner today, Representative Jackie Speier challenged the label he placed on the Taliban. "To say they are terrorists, at this point, is not necessarily accurate," Speier said during a segment on Newsnation with Tamron Hall.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago
Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Outside Group Uses D-Day To Raise Money For New York Republican Governor Candidate

"Rob4NY" is fundraising Friday in support of Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino, in a campaign called "D-Day Money Bomb." The group is not affiliated with the campaign.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Democratic Congressman Used An iPad To Answer A Debate Question

"Congressman, are you googling during this debate?"

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Wikipedia Edits Appear To Tie Chris McDaniel Campaign To Break-In Conspirator

Twenty minutes after a campaign staffer got busted for fluffy edits on McDaniel's page, one of the men arrested in the nursing home case appears to have created an account and started editing.

Andrew Kaczynski • 5 years ago

Glenn Beck Calls Thad Cochran A "Minion Of Slender Man"

"Are you saying that you know for a fact that Thad Cochran is not a minion of Slender Man?" Beck asked on a segment of his radio program on Wednesday.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

GOP Senate Candidate Learns That She Lost Her Race Live On Air

During a segment on The Kelly File, South Dakota senate candidate Annette Bosworth learned that she had lost her primary race from host Megyn Kelly.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Republican Strategist Helped Organize Bergdahl Critics

Former Bush administration and Romney campaign official Richard Grenell helped connect the media and soldiers who served with Bergdahl.

Rosie Gray • 5 years ago

Amid Scandal, Senate Conservatives Aren't Rushing To Defend Mississippi Tea Party Upstart

After a sordid scandal consumed national headlines, Chris McDaniel is fighting to shift the narrative and unseat incumbent Thad Cochran in the upcoming June 3 primary. But as some of the details of the scandal remain unclear, many on the Hill are holding their breath and reserving any outright support for the embattled candidate.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

The 31 Weirdest Political Names Of All Time

Where Newt Gingrich sounds normal.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

Iowa GOP Senate Candidate Calls The UCSB Shooting An "Unfortunate Accident"

Republican candidate for Senate, Joni Ernst, referred to the shooting spree near the University of California, Santa Barbara, as an "unfortunate accident" during a primary debate on Thursday.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

A Woman Told Chris Christie He "Looks Much Smaller In Person"

The governor of New Jersey thanked the woman for making the comment at a town hall event today, saying "I am much smaller now than I used to be."

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

South Carolina GOP Candidate Wants To Get Rid Of "Pagan" Public School System

Ray Moore, a candidate for Lieutenant Governor in South Carolina, has some issues with America's education system, which he calls "anti-Christian, pagan and godless."

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio Defends Limits On Press Access

“Mayor de Blasio recognizes the importance of transparency with the media," said Phil Walzak, mayor de Blasio's spokesperson after the Associated Press published a story accusing the mayor of barring media from dozens of events.

Gideon Resnick • 5 years ago

A Virginia State Senator Wrote A Fawning Letter To Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad

"I pray that the Syrian armed forces will continue to exhibit extraordinary gallantry in the war against terrorists."

Miriam Berger • 5 years ago
Andrew Kaczynski • 5 years ago