Kennedy, O'Rourke and the rising Democratic stars of 2018
Kennedy, O'Rourke and the rising Democratic stars of 2018
Sen. Ted Cruz did admit his opponent has raised'a lot of money
07 March, 2018, 00:13
During the last two midterm cycles, 2014 and 2010, Democrats trailed Republicans by more than 120,000 early primary votes in those counties. Will Hurd's expansive border district that runs from San Antonio to El Paso, all voted for Hillary Clinton over Trump in 2016.
The top issues mentioned by Republican candidates in 2016 were taxes, Obamacare, immigration, debt, and the Second Amendment while the top issues for Democratic candidates were Obamacare, Social Security, education, the minimum wage, and climate change.
"Three percent, that could make a difference in some smaller races, but in a statewide election I don't think that's enough to sway anything", Mr. Ryan said. Ted Cruz is "absolutely" anxious about Democrats taking over the southern state in the upcoming midterm elections.
A close Republican primary race Tuesday could be for land commissioner, where George P. Bush was the first member of his family to win his first election four years ago but drew an unlikely challenger in Jerry Patterson, a former Bush supporter who preceded him as land commissioner.
For more general information about the primary election, visit the county's website homepage. "Democrats have been motivated by their opposition to Donald Trump". Democratic voters in Texas are turning up in droves to cast their ballots in the party primary. Throughout that period, the surge has favored the Democrats.
While Democrats are hopeful about voter turnout, the numbers released by the Texas secretary of state only show votes for the state's largest fifteen counties - there are 254 counties total. Those are encouraging signs, he said, for the way the state is trending politically.
The report comes from the Center for American Progress, which gave Texas and a number of other states a "D" grade overall.
We'll be watching to see how many Republicans and Democrats turned out to vote compared to past election years.
Hudspeth says she wasn't aware of claims that two sites didn't have ballots for Democratic voters.
Brighton pile pressure on Wenger with victory
All three players are likely to be involved against AC Milan in the Gunners' crunch Europa League last 16 face-off on Thursday. Brighton beat Arsenal for the first time since 1982 to increase the pressure on Gunners boss Arsene Wenger .
Now, O'Rourke is outraising Cruz, while Trump could become a liability for the Republican.
"You walk in and get it printed right there", Phillips said.
If you vote in the Democratic Primary, you will not be eligible to vote in the Republican run-off election, should there be one.
Ryan also acknowledged that the rise in Democratic enthusiasm is worrisome for Republicans - especially because Democrats have gotten many low propensity voters to the polls.
In the last midterm election in 2014, the November statewide turnout was 51 percent, but in Broward it was 45 percent. Registered voters may cast a ballot in either primary from year to year. As of March 2, 885, 574 Texans had voted early, either by mail or in person.
Another race is that of the 148th District Court, where two Republicans and two Democrats will go head-to-head Tuesday night.
Democrats are touting a record number of women and minority candidates running for election this year. Between now and the end of September, a few thousand candidates will compete to represent their party in November's general election-and their success or failure will reveal how the country feels about President Trump as well as a host of other issues.
"There is a reason to be concerned, for sure", said Matt Mackowiack, a veteran Republican operative in Austin.
Cohen last month acknowledged that he made the payment, and denied it violated any campaign finance laws. Cohen has claimed the cash was his own way to help Trump by making Daniels' "false" claim disappear.
It is expected that the satellite will receive more accurate information on storm disasters such as storms, hurricanes, floods. An on-board thruster then will be used to put the weather station in a circular orbit 22,300 miles above the equator.
Numerous free agent outfielders are unsigned, including Melky Cabrera, 33 , but they are likely seeking more than one-year deals. New ownership decided not to exercise his $2 million option for 2018 and instead gave him a $500,000 buyout.
Keenum , for his part, also has several suitors, including the Cleveland Browns , Jets , Vikings and the Broncos. He and fellow Vikings quarterbacks Sam Bradford and Teddy Bridgewater are eligible for unrestricted free agency.
Netflix has announced that they have renewed the anthology series , Black Mirror for season 5 with a special video wall teaser. Jodie Foster also became the series' first female director with " Arkangel ".
With an arts background - her mother Macy performed in theatre; her father Jervis played jazz - Janney veered towards acting. Allison Janney accepts the best supporting actress Oscar at the Academy Awards on Sunday.
It was made in accordance with the strategy of adhering to and developing socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era. Now is the time to address China's "abuses", The Economist warns, because it will be "more dangerous" to challenge them later.
A record 2,208 billionaires made this year's list, with a collective net worth of $9.1 trillion, up from $7.7 trillion last year . The magazine released its annual ranking Tuesday, showing Trump's wealth declining for the second year in a row.
Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli has been ordered by a federal judge to forfeit $7.36 million in assets. He also was convicted of fraud for manupulationg stock shares in Retrophin, another drug company he founded.
By the time he arrived at his home in Gloucester County , New Jersey , he had racked up a fare of $1,635.93, KYW-TV reported . We've covered Uber stories like this one featuring an $18,000 charge ; typically those can be challenged and removed.
Putin flaunted new weapons
In the community left a lot of reviews and residents of the United States of Ukrainian descent. Unfortunately, the USA hasn't developed "a global missile defense system" but we should.
Hundreds Flee Eastern Ghouta as Aid Delivery Stalls
At least 76 pro-regime fighters and 43 rebels from Jaish al-Islam have also been killed in clashes since Feb 25, it said. The Observatory said Turkish forces had advanced to within 12 km (7 miles) of Afrin.
David Ogden Stiers, "M*A*S*H" star, dead at 75
He died "peacefully at his home in Newport, Oregon after a courageous battle with bladder cancer", the MKS Talent Agency tweeted . He also had notable parts in Pocahontas , The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Lilo & Stitch.
Dow, S&P Snap Longest Monthly Win Streak in Decades
But US stocks, which had joined global markets in tumbling at the market open, rebounded considerably from their session lows. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.47-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.42-to-1 ratio favored decliners.
Man kills himself near White House
The Secret Service also tweeted that pedestrian and vehicular traffic around the White House has been affected by the incident. President Donald Trump was spending Saturday at his club in Palm Beach, Fla., at the time of the reported gunshot Saturday.
Saudi CP, Sisi hold talks
President El Sisi welcomed Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on his first official visit to Egypt as heir to the throne. The Saudi-Egypt causeway or bridge will link the countries between Sinai and northern Saudi Arabia .
Israel PM questioned for first time in corruption case
Protestors shout slogans during a demonstration outside the Israeli Prime Minister's residency in Jerusalem March 2, 2018. The case centers around Netanyahu's previous term as prime minister when he also served as Minister of Communications.
Germany Social Democrats back coalition with Merkel
Merkel has shared power with the SPD in two of her previous three terms in office, from 2005-2009, and from 2013 until now. The radical youth wing had opposed the coalition. "Criticism of the grand coalition remains".