Republicans slammed for ad showing Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez photo on fire

AOC calls TV spot by pro-Republican Pac aired during Houston debate a love letter to the GOPs white supremacist case Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has condemned a TV advert run during Thursdays Democratic presidential debate which targeted her by using a burning photograph of her face as it warned about socialism and genocide. https://t.co/zvp1EB02c5 Twitter. Are you really calling me a racist? Im calling all Democrats out for supporting an evil ideology. Or are you just in Congress to hang out with celebrities and tweet out ridiculous ideas like the green new deal? ABC faced criticism for allowing the advert to run. Bend the Arc, a national Jewish organization, said: This is right out of the white nationalist playbook. No news …

US elections 2020: a simple guide to the race for the White House

From the debates, to the conventions, to the electoral college, heres everything you need to know On 3 November 2020, Americans will head to the polls and render their verdict on the Donald Trump presidency. Heres your quick guide to whats in store. Whats the 2020 election all about? In a word, Trump. Control of the US Congress, state legislatures and governorships are also in play. But the big question is whether the incumbent president can win re-election. All eyes are on the Democrats and the candidate they will nominate to take on Trump. In 2016, Trump pulled off a mammoth political upset against Hillary Clinton, taking swing states such as Florida and North Carolina while overcoming the Democrats supposed …

The Hill to Die On review: Trump, Ryan and a Republican dumpster fire

Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer deliver a deeply sourced tale of ineptitude, cowardice and other common political traits Donald Trump is now going all in for Obamacare repeal. His latest Stephen Moore, a tax-dodging deadbeat dad, and Herman Cain, Kushner is quoted telling the late Senator John McCain, without a hint of irony, that were going to change the way the entire government works. McCain can only reply: Good luck, son. Kushner and Mnuchin come across as Zelig-like creatures, always on camera but with little to show. As it waits for Godot and the Messiah, the world anticipates Jareds much-heralded Middle East peace plan. Paul Ryan, the former speaker and 2012 vice-presidential candidate, emerges as a cautionary tale who inadvertently …