Fetterman beats Trump pick Oz, NBC News projects

Fetterman beats Trump pick Oz, NBC News projects

Pennsylvania Democratic Lt. John Fetterman will defeat Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz in a crucial Senate race that could prove to be a decisive blow in the battle for control of the upper chamber of Congress, NBC News projects. With 90% of the vote counted, Fetterman led Oz 49.4% to 48.1%, a margin of about 66,000 … Read more

Brian Kemp beats Stacey Abrams, NBC News projects

Brian Kemp beats Stacey Abrams, NBC News projects

Governor Brian Kemp holds up four fingers to indicate “four more years” as he speaks after winning the Republican primary during his primary party in Atlanta, Georgia, US on May 24, 2022. Dustin Chambers | Reuters Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has secured another term, fending off Democrat Stacey Abrams in the duo’s second match-up, NBC … Read more

Vance, Oz and Trump’s $89 million debt to McConnell

Vance, Oz and Trump’s $89 million debt to McConnell

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press The election results arrived late for our deadline on Tuesday, we’re sorry to say, although you can check OpinionJournal.com for our online coverage overnight. But one thing we can say, even before all the votes are counted: If Republicans JD Vance and Mehmet Oz win … Read more

Election Day coverage of the 2022 midterms

Election Day coverage of the 2022 midterms

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign a week after the midterms Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Robstown, Texas, U.S., October 22, 2022.  Go Nakamura | Reuters Former President Donald Trump said he will make a “big announcement” on Nov. 15 at his Mar-a-Lago resort, where he is … Read more

Consumer confidence is near the lowest in a decade, and that could be a problem for Biden

Consumer confidence is near the lowest in a decade, and that could be a problem for Biden

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks during a DNC rally in Miami Gardens, Florida, U.S., Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022. Eva Marie Uzcategui | Bloomberg | Getty Images Anxiety over the cost of living and the direction of the economy could prove costly for President Joe Biden and his fellow Democrats in Tuesday’s election. Recent surveys show … Read more

The White House ensures voter safety on election day

The White House ensures voter safety on election day

“No specific credible threats” against Americans on Election Day, White House says People line up to vote at a polling place on November 8, 2022 in Fuquay Varina, North Carolina, United States. Allison Joyce | Getty Images The White House assured the safety of voters on Election Day, saying it has not heard of any … Read more

Ukraine worries about US midterms – POLITICO

Ukraine worries about US midterms – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article There is growing anxiety about what Tuesday’s US midterm elections could mean for Ukraine and US support for the country, amid fears that a Republican surge could weaken US support for Kiev. Ukrainian officials and lawmakers are scrutinizing the polls and analyzing the comments of their colleagues. “We … Read more

While building Truth Social, Trump talked to rivals about competing partnerships

While building Truth Social, Trump talked to rivals about competing partnerships

The TRUTH Social website is seen on a mobile device with an image of former US President Donald Trump in the background in this photo illustration in Warsaw, Poland on February 23, 2022. Nurphoto | Getty Images Months after Donald Trump began building his social media platform, Truth Social, he considered jumping ship and backing … Read more

Trump scares Republicans with threat to announce 2024 bid before Election Day

Trump scares Republicans with threat to announce 2024 bid before Election Day

Last Thursday, former White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway claimed that while Donald Trump would make a 2024 announcement “soon,” he has wisely decided not to launch his candidacy until after the midterms to avoid overshadowing the GOP candidates. But new reporting this week suggests he may not be able to resist making himself the … Read more

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign on November 15

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign on November 15

Former US President Donald Trump speaks during a pre-election rally to support Republican candidates in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, US, November 5, 2022. Fresh Mike | Reuters WASHINGTON – After weeks of intensified speculation, former President Donald Trump said Monday he will make a “big announcement” on Nov. 15 at his Mar-a-Lago resort, where he is widely … Read more