In the process, Democrats took nonwhite voters for granted. The Vermont senator and former Democratic presidential candidate visited Boston to promote his new book , Our Revolution . I think it's a step forward in America if you have an African-American head or CEO of some major corporation. Kamarck rejects the idea that a "laser-like focus" on blue-collar whites means ignoring the interests of minority voters.
The Democratic presidential nominee had totaled 64,223,958 votes, compared to Republican Trump's 62,206,395. During the second presidential debate in October, Trump was blunt about what he meant to do: "If I win, I am going to instruct my attorney general to get a special prosecutor to look into your situation because there has never been so many lies, so much deception".
During the campaign, Trump vowed to "drain the swamp" of Washington politics packed with lobbyists and "special interests". Former Republican congressman Mike Rogers stepped down from the president-elect's transition team without explanation, but one report attributed it to a "Stalinesque purge".
Danny Munday, general manager of HotUKDeals, a deal-sharing website , said retailers sometimes increase the price of an item before a sales event to make the discount look deeper. By looking at Walmart's Black Friday Ads, shoppers are beginning to think about the experience of going to Walmart store. Libraries are closed on Thanksgiving Day unless otherwise stated by the establishment.
Through Sunday , the average temperature in La Crosse was 11 degrees above normal, while high temperatures have been more than 15 degrees warmer than usual. It stays mostly cloudy on your Thanksgiving Day as we see highs surging into the upper 40s. High near 53. South wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Light east wind.
Schumer shares certain priorities with Trump , like investing in infrastructure projects, that could bode well for avoiding a gridlocked Senate, much like the Republicans have been under President Obama. In his first year in office and every year since, Schumer has made - at the very least - annual visits to each of New York's 62 counties. When it was whispered earlier this week that Senator Bernie Sanders might be stepping up as Senate Minority Leader, the senator had apparently not ...
The electoral college is not a "college", but rather it is a group of electors chosen by the people to represent their vote for president. This face didn't care about electing the first female President, pushing neo-liberal agenda, political correctness or Trump's misogyny.
Unfortunately for the Scarlet Knights, much like a corsage in the wee hours of the morning after the prom, their season wilted a long time ago. It's rare that the third-place game is played after the championship, but that's the way it is in this preseason tournament - and while the Bearcats had to be thinking about a date with No.
Elsewhere in the state, there are voting irregularities under investigation in Bladen and Durham counties. "Voters chose a new Governor, it's time for the McCrory campaign to accept it". It just took us that long to input them into the machines. "What I know is what everyone else knows". His evidence: One analyst hired by Republicans found similar handwriting on mail-in absentee ballots.
California, Colorado, Washington , Maryland and OR witnessed protests, some of which were organised by the schools themselves. The students also walked on trolley tracks, interrupting that service for a while. She said that wouldn't violate any school rules, as far as she'd determined in advance. Speakers then led the crowd in a series of chants, shouting, "I believe that we will win", and "Who's lives matter? Immigration, welcome here", students shouted in Los Angeles on Monday, where more ...
Harry Reid, who is retiring . And Manchin, despite being at odds with many in his party on an array of issues, will serve as the vice chairman of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, who is rumored to be under consideration for attorney general in the Trump administration , sidestepped reporters' questions about the possibility as he arrived for the vote.
Two of Park's former aides have also been arrested over abuse of power or fraud after being accused of collaborating with Choi to extract money from companies or leaking sensitive state documents to her. Choi has also been accused of using her close relations with the president to extort huge sums from major corporations such as Samsung for her personal use.
Federal and state forestry officials said Tuesday that cloudy conditions allowed firefighters to make progress on containment. But those conditions aren't expected to last. There are 376 personnel working to contain the fire. The Pinnacle Mountain Fire will leave an ugly and scarred landscape over winter, but it will flourish in the spring, Chastain said.
In battleground North Carolina, a state Trump won by four points, Democrats picked up a House seat but lost one in the Senate. "He earned a mandate", said House Speaker Paul Ryan, who now faces working with a president with whom he had a turbulent relationship during the campaign.
We are all veterans, and then also when they finish up with their term in the military, when they come out, they always have the American Legion". The silent presence before the Veterans' Honor Roll lasted for 30 minutes. "Soldiers who fought in Quang Tri 48 years ago and the young men and women serving overseas right now are of the same family". The national holiday recognized all veterans who served their nation in the armed forces, whether in time of war or peace.
On Friday, Trump reshuffled his transition team, putting his vice president-elect and Christian fundamentalist Mike Pence in charge as chairman, installing ultra-right figures like Rudy Giuliani and Newt Gingrich as vice chairs, and naming his three children and his son-in-law to the transition executive committee.
His announcement drew outrage from Democrats who voiced concern it would unfairly influence voters so close to next week's election. And there are signs that Clinton is accepting the premise about Trump being on offense. But his displeasure at how it unfolded was clear. Asked about the misinformation, Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway said Trump's son was acting out of concern: 'It's pretty rattling to think of what may have happened to your father.
The end of 2016 may be described as a watershed for weed after voters in Florida , Nevada , Massachusetts , and California made a decision to approve recreational marijuana initiatives, with many other states passing medical cannabis provisions.
As the ultimate slap in the face, fired US workers are usually hired as temps to train their Indian and Chinese replacements, who do the same job for two-thirds less pay. "There's an Obama initiative because of Obama's forward-thinking relationship with Silicon Valley ", Hettinger said . Earlier this year, he defended the organization's association with Thiel in light of his support for Trump.