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CNN: First charges filed in Mueller investigation The Hill: Top Trump donor asked data firm to help organize hacked WikiLeaks emails New York Magazine: Bad news for Bannon: Mitt Romney may be headed to the Senate New Hampshire Union Leader: … Continue reading

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New York Times: A Presidential bellwether is still waiting to start winning under Trump Los Angeles Times: This is what Steve Bannon told the California Republican Party convention Washington Post: Will Virginia be a national referendum? The Hill: GOP Senate … Continue reading

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Washington Times: Club for Growth releases first ads in the tax reform debate Los Angeles Times: Steve Bannon’s speech to the California GOP tonight has some Republicans nervous Washington Post: Ex-CIA officers running for Congress as Democrats NBC News: Trump … Continue reading

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Roll Call: De Leon to challenge Feinstein in California Senate The Virginia Pilot: New poll finds Virginia governor’s race tightening CNN: Trump approval steady, but more say he’s leading in the wrong direction Politico: Gore stumps for Murphy in New Jersey … Continue reading

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Governing: With Governors races now set, Virginia and New Jersey shift focus to November WBIR.com: Burchett: I’m running for U.S. House or Senate (Tennessee) Boston Globe: Cambridge councilor plans to challenge Capuano (MA-7th) The Montgomery Adviser: Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox considers run for Alabama … Continue reading

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InsideNOVA: Gillespie mum about Senate health bill in Woodbridge campaign stop Boston Globe: Not even close: Charlie Baker leads Democratic rivals in new poll BuzzFeed News: Pro-Trump group pulls ad against Nevada Republican over health care bill Politico: Trump rips … Continue reading

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New York Times: High-stakes referendum on Trump takes shape in a Georgia special election Washington Post: Democratic win in Georgia would signal that the establishment is alive and kicking Roll Call: Race Rating: New Jersey Governor Likely Democratic Takeover  WTOP: Lessons from … Continue reading

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The Hill: White House: Trump ‘has no intention’ to fire Mueller CNN Politics: Hill Russia investigators plow forward, Mueller meetings on horizon Politico: What we learned from the Virginia primary Washington Post: Jeff Sessions finds a shield in executive privilege … Continue reading

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Gillespie wins GOP nomination and Northam the Democratic for the Virginia gubernatorial

Ed Gillespie is expected to win the Republican nomination for Virginia governor but only by a hair over Prince William County Board of Supervisors chair Corey Stewart. And it wasn’t supposed to be that way. Gillespie, a former chairman of … Continue reading

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Other Campaign News

NBC News: Republican Carlos Curbelo wants you to know he called for impeachment first Governing: ‘This job is hard’ says Texas GOP chairman as he resigns Daily Kos: Both Democrats crush Republic frontrunner for this fall’s crucial gubernatorial race in Virginia … Continue reading

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Ed Gillespie on course for the GOP gubernatorial nomination in Virginia

Ed Gillespie seems to be running away with the Republican nomination for Virginia governor, according to a new poll by the Washington Post-Schar School of Policy and Government.* The GOP primary is on June 13th. Thirty-eight percent of likely Republican … Continue reading

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Electoral vulnerability makes a patriot out of one House Republican

Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) certainly has her eye on the prize, i.e., reelection. She’s in tough to retain her seat in the 2018 midterms in a district that is trending blue. Surprise, surprise, she’s calling for an “independent investigation” into Russian … Continue reading

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Virginia gubernatorial candidate Tom Perriello (D) crushes an ambulance

Former Rep. Tom Perriello is running for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Virginia. He’s running to the left of presumed favourite Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam. Incumbent Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) is term limited in that he can’t run for consecutive … Continue reading

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Will both sides ignore Trump in the 2017 Virginia Gubernatorial race?

The next Virginia gubernatorial election is on November 7, 2017. Primaries are on June 13, 2017. The incumbent is Democrat Terry McAuliffe who is not eligible to run for re-election due to term limits. Virginia is the only state that … Continue reading

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