National Review Endorses Morrisey in GOP Senate Primary
National Review Endorses Morrisey in GOP Senate Primary
Senate candidates host events, gain endorsements
04 May, 2018, 10:28
Blankenship Cites Left-Wing Source To Attack McConnell The ad doesn't explain what he means by "Cocaine Mitch", but a separate statement from the campaign reads: "His father-in-law who founded and owns a large Chinese shipping company has given Mitch and his wife millions of dollars over the years".
Blankenship has expressed admiration for Trump's ability to confound expectations and win the White House.
This isn't the first time Blankenship has taken aim at McConnell.
Manchin is not running unopposed; he races a primary challenger in Paula Jean Swearengin, an environmental activist whose platform is more in line with Sen.
GOP Senate candidate Don Blankenship of West Virginia released a freakish new political ad on Monday in which he branded Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell "Cocaine Mitch" without explanation.
Morrisey, a long-time Clinton critic, is seen shaking hands with the 2016 Democratic candidate in a photoshopped image used in one of Jenkins' recent campaign advertisements.
Switzerland deems Mahmoud Abbas's speech 'unacceptable'
Liberal Jewish groups like J Street and American Friends of Peace Now said his remarks were incendiary and offensive. There can be no peace with holocaust denying anti-Semites. "It does, however, elevate hatred to a new level".
"One of my goals as U.S. senator will be to ditch 'Cocaine Mitch, '" Blankenship said in an ad on Facebook, explaining later that he was referring to McConnell's father-in-law's Chinese company, whose ship was allegedly used to smuggle $7 million of drugs from Colombia to Europe.
And, when he got a chance to speak, ex-coal mine executive Don Blankenship - released from jail past year - called them both opportunists who aren't up to the job.
"The concern of the Republican National Committee about a Blankenship nomination appears real", Robert Rupp, political science professor of West Virginia Wesleyan College, told AFP, noting that party intervention may solidify Blankenship's claim as the outsider taking on Washington. Since 2000 the Republican presidential nominee has carried the state. Blankenship will be joined on stage in Morgantown by Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va. and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. "But I have an issue when the father-in-law is a wealthy Chinaperson and has a lot of connections with some of the brass, if you will, in China". Blankenship said he believed McConnell has a conflict of interest in foreign relations matters, in particular those dealing with China.
Toward the end of the 30-second ad, Blankenship refers to the majority leader as "Cocaine Mitch" while talking about making children a priority.
"I'm not going to D.C.to get along", Blankenship said.
"I know that I was falsely imprisoned", he said, saying that some legal documents called "302s" were withheld from his defense team during his trial.
The event was created to invite people of all faiths to pray for America, according to the National Day of Prayer website . In Copperas Cove, the National Day of Prayer observance took place in the City Council chambers at the Technology Center.
The Egyptian, 25, becomes the first African victor of the football's oldest individual award, which has been running since 1948. Salah and De Bruyne, who helped City claim the Premier League title, collected more than 90 per cent of the journalists' votes.
But it's Real Madrid . "They are quite confident but we don't care for that, we are focused on our job", said the Croatia global . To say Roma now believed they could qualify would be an overstatement, but they had at least given their fans a glimmer of hope.
Dowd told the publication that Mueller is considering subpoenaing the president if he does not agree to an interview. In a second tweet, Trump said: "It would seem very hard to obstruct justice for a crime that never happened".
Asked whether the visit was a raid carried out by Schiller, she replied, "That is not my understanding". "Dr. The White House did not respond to a request for comment about Bornstein's claim, CNN said.
Lawmakers debated the bill late Wednesday night and into Thursday morning after failing to hear the bill Wednesday afternoon. Some teachers returned to the Capitol on Thursday as lawmakers debated the rest of the state's $10.4 billion budget plan.
Airtel (+2.5%), Indiabulls HF (+1%), HUL (+0.96%), Yes Bank (+0.59%) and Dr.Reddy's (+0.58%) were the top gainers on Nifty50. Japan's Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.2 percent to 22,472.78 and the Hang Seng in Hong Kong lost 0.3 percent to 30,723.88.
All these optics of Israeli-American closeness notwithstanding, we are watching Trump for what he does in Syria. But that is only because it takes time to build a nuclear weapon and a suitable delivery system.
Last year, Flood turned down a post on the White House team that ultimately went to Cobb, Reuters reported in July. Yesterday President Trump brought on a former Clinton lawyer to help defend him against the Mueller investigation.
Boy Scouts Drops "Boy" from Its Name
This paradigm shift is meant to show "what it's like to be a Scout from a kid's point of view", according to the press release. "I think a lot of our programs are gender-neutral, but we'd just always been the 'Boys Scouts, ' " he said .
Slim hope for breakthrough in US-China trade talks
On or side of table leads talks Liu he, Chinese Deputy prime minister and right hand of President Xi Jinping in economic affairs. Yu says China would rather cut the trade deficit by importing high-tech products from the USA that are now tightly restricted.
Congress is a gold medalist in corruption: PM Modi
The youth with entrepreneurial tendency made Bengaluru a startup, but Congress turned it into "pothole club", Modi said. You brought Gabbar Singh Tax (an allusion to GST) but this time you have gone even further.
Jason Witten Retires From NFL; Will Join ESPN's MNF
Last season however Witten had the fewest catches (63) and yards (560) since his rookie year and only scored five touchdowns. ESPN has been seeking an analyst to replace Jon Gruden , who left the booth to take the Oakland Raiders head coaching job.
Paxton strikes out MLB-high 16, but A's beat Mariners 3-2
That run proved to be crucial when the A's clawed back in the seventh, scoring twice and chasing Hernandez in the process. Paxton's 16 are the most strikeouts in a game since the Rockies' Jon Gray on September 17, 2016 against the Padres.
Dozens Killed in North India Dust Storms
Trees and electricity poles were uprooted and mud houses collapsed in the high-intensity squall, officials said on Thursday. I Express my deep condolences to the families of the victims. "May the injured recover soon", the PMO tweeted quoting Modi.
Solo tickets going on sale at the crack of May the Fourth
First Star Wars DayThe first " Star Wars " day was celebrated in 2011 Toronto, Ontario, Canada at the Toronto Underground Cinema. Soon after, Star Wars turned into a franchise with The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983).
Gas prices up 39 cents from a year ago
As KTSM previously reported, the rising gas prices can be linked to a steady incline in USA crude oil prices over the past year. This time past year , El Paso drivers were paying just $2.26 for a gallon of regular gas, that's 78 cents less than now.