Elon Musk says he’ll vote Republican, bashes Democrats

Trump advisor Steve Bannon (L) watches as President Donald Trump greets Elon Musk, SpaceX and Tesla CEO, before a policy and strategy forum with executives in the State Dining Room of the White House February 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images Elon Musk said twice this week that he … Read more

Dr. Oz faces McCormick and Barnette

The top two candidates in Pennsylvania’s neck-and-neck Republican Senate primary race said they do not expect a winner to be declared on election night. “So, we’re not going to have a result tonight,” said Dr. Mehmet Oz, the celebrity physician endorsed in the race by former President Donald Trump. “Get some rest,” Oz told supporters … Read more

Trump picks Oz, Cawthorn face GOP primaries in Pennsylvania, North Carolina

Pennsylvania US Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz speaks during a Republican leadership forum at Newtown Athletic Club on May 11, 2022 in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images Two of former President Donald Trump’s highest-profile endorsements hope to emerge victorious from no-holds-barred Republican primary races in Pennsylvania and North Carolina as the pivotal … Read more

U.S. Rep. Madison Cawthorn lags behind competitors in ad spending heading into primary

Rep. Madison Cawthorn speaks before a rally for former US President Donald Trump at The Farm at 95 on April 9, 2022 in Selma, North Carolina. Allison Joyce | Getty Images US Rep. Madison Cawthorn, RN.C. has not spent any money on local television ads in his bid to win the GOP primary Tuesday, lagging … Read more

Senate to vote on Roe v. Wade abortion rights bill

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, DN.Y., flanked from left by Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., And Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, DN.Y., holds a news conference on Thursday, May 5, 2022, to announce the Senate will vote on the Women’s Health Protection Act of 2022. Bill Clark | Cq-roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Senate Republicans on Wednesday … Read more

Biden officials worry Trump will return to platform

White House officials and Democratic strategists are privately worrying how Elon Musk’s $ 44 billion hostile takeover of Twitter will affect the 2024 presidential election – especially whether the billionaire will allow former President Donald Trump to return to the platform. Officials within President Joe Biden’s administration are closely watching the deal, according to more … Read more

Macron wins election, but France’s far-right has gotten record support

France’s far-right party ‘Rassemblement National’ leader, Marine Le Pen. Thierry Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty Images French President Emmanuel Macron may have just won a second term in office, but political analysts believe the continued rise of the far-right will cause him significant headaches over the coming years. “The actual closeness, relative closeness … Read more

European markets as investors react to France’s Macron win

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open sharply lower on Monday as the sell-off in global markets continues into the new trading week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 94 points lower at 7,533, Germany’s DAX 241 points lower at 13,901 and France’s CAC 40 down 72 points at 6,509, according to data … Read more

Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen

If Macron’s win is confirmed then he’ll likely continue his reformist agenda. Louise Delmotte | Getty Images News | Getty Images France’s Emmanuel Macron looks set for a second term as president, with exit polls predicting he will comfortably beat his far-right rival Marine Le Pen in Sunday’s election. Centrist Macron of the La République … Read more

President Emmanuel Macron faceoff with Marine Le Pen

The second – and final – round of voting sees centrist incumbent Emmanuel Macron face off against nationalist and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty Images French citizens are heading to the polls Sunday in a presidential election set against the backdrop of war in Ukraine and a cost … Read more