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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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?
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.
The Colombian has signed five-year deal with the club after moving from Barcelona for a fee of around £28million. But I was also convinced Everton could improve me and that I would be able to show my best as a player here'.
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.
The Tottenham Hotspur Supporters' Trust has called on the club to explain the absence of transfer activity. Spurs are yet to sign or sell any senior players, and the Premier League transfer window closes at 5 p.m.
Canadian exports to Saudi Arabia totalled about $1.12bn in 2017, or 0.2 percent of the total value of Canadian exports. According to the Toronto Star , Canada's largest export recently has been armoured tanks and personnel carriers.
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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".