Only two candidates endorsed by Ocasio-Cortez win primaries
10 Août, 2018, 06:39 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
Former President Barack Obama released a slate of endorsements last week that seemingly leaned more establishment than progressive.
Ms. Ocasio-Cortez didn't lay out a specific plan detailing where the funds for Medicare for all would come from but criticized spending on war and tax cuts.
Gretchen Whitmer has won the Democratic nomination for MI governor, besting two competitors to advance to the November race to succeed term-limited Republican Gov. Rick Snyder. She beat Abdul El-Sayed, the former director of Detroit's health department, and Shri Thanedar, a wealthy chemical testing executive.
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Ellis had heatedly confronted prosecutor Uzo Asonye, saying he hadn't authorized Welch to watch the entirety of the trial. But in their filing, prosecutors attached a transcript showing that in fact Ellis had approved the request a week before.
Whitmer will now go up against Michigan's attorney general, Bill Schuette, in the November general election. Patrick Colbeck and Dr. Jim Hines in the GOP primary. She was considered the favorite due to her political experience and broad support from organized labor and other key groups.
"Gretchen Whitmer is a tough, determined, and proven leader, who will be an unrelenting champion for our middle class as the next Governor of Michigan", Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon said in a statement.
Thanedar, who spent more than $11 million of his own money on the race, surged in public polls as El-Sayed struggled to raise money and Whitmer replaced her campaign manager. The contentious primary season begged the question: Would the Democratic Party bank on a battle-tested liberal politician with existing inroads in the party apparatus, or veer left and elect an inexperienced but optimistic progressive in El-Sayed who proposed sweeping changes?
She attended high school in the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana, and changed her name to Melania Knauss when she started modelling. Studies have shown, however, that immigrants have boosted the economy and commit crimes at lower rates than the native born.
When actress Margot Kidder passed back in May, her manager, Camilla Fluxman Pines, said she died peacefully in her sleep. Her film "Robber's Roost" was in pre-production, and the final film she worked on was 2017's " The Neighborhood ".
China has announced plans to put tariffs of 25% on USA products worth $16 billion, the latest move in an escalating trade war. China's 25 percent tariffs will apply to US products such as coal, gasoline, vehicles, motorcycles and medical equipment.
Gere's first wife was none other than Cindy Crawford from 1991 to 1995, and he later Wednesday and divorced Carey Lowell. Actor Richard Gere and his new wife, Alejandra Silva, are reportedly expecting their first child.
We've rounded up everything you need to know about the Perseids meteor shower, including how and where to watch them. In fact, you can expect to see between fifty to a hundred meteors an hour in places where the sky is very dark.
The violence came after two fighters from the military wing of Hamas, which governs Gaza , were killed by Israeli fire on Tuesday. After Israel responded with tank fire, dozens of rockets were sent toward Israeli territory on Wednesday night.
Fleetwood finished tied for 12th at the recent British Open in Carnoustie, Scotland, earning the 27-year-old a cool $154,480. However, Fleetwood didn't immediately receive that money because, well, another man named Thomas Fleetwood did.
En effet, avoir mille et une tâches à accomplir à la fois, ça peut avoir des effets négatifs. En effet, les travailleurs effectuent les tâches beaucoup plus rapidement tout en conservant leur qualité de vie.
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But Gates did not answer Downing's question after the prosecution objected to the relevance of the inquiry. Welch said he arrived at the $16.5 million figure based on an accounting method used by Manafort.
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He was a part of nine playoff teams, winning two pennants and the 2008 World Series as part of the Phillies . I think it's killing the game". "I wanted to play, I let my agent know that I wanted to play".
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