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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. | PAC won’t pull ad suggesting ‘lynching’ if Democrats win

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A political action committee says it’s not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month. Vernon Robinson with Black Americans for the President’s Agenda said Friday that the group won’t cancel the radio ad running in … Continue reading LITTLE ROCK, Ark. | PAC won’t pull ad suggesting ‘lynching’ if Democrats win

CHICAGO | AP FACT CHECK: Governor candidate wants to test mileage tax

CHICAGO — Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner‘s campaign has hit the Illinois airwaves with a new claim that Democratic challenger J.B. Pritzker wants to tax drivers for the mileage they log by using a tracking device. It’s the latest in a string of Rauner ads that accuse Pritzker of harboring plans to raise taxes. The candidates … Continue reading CHICAGO | AP FACT CHECK: Governor candidate wants to test mileage tax

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska primary sets stage for three-way governor’s race

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The race for Alaska governor looks to be a three-man contest, though some are still seeking to pressure the Democratic challenger to bow out. That Democrat, Mark Begich, said he’s not going anywhere: “I’m in the race,” he said. During Tuesday’s primary, Republican former state Sen. Mike Dunleavy advanced to the general election, … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska primary sets stage for three-way governor’s race

Trump: Don’t fall for Democrat Lamb’s moderate talk

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. /March 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  President Donald Trump told Pennsylvania voters Saturday night that his new tariffs were saving the steel industry and urged them to send a Republican to the House so he can keep delivering those kinds of results. The president lent his weight to Republican Rick Saccone in the … Continue reading Trump: Don’t fall for Democrat Lamb’s moderate talk

Trump: Don’t believe Pennsylvania Democrat’s not a puppet

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. /March 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  President Donald Trump told Pennsylvania voters Saturday night that his new tariffs were saving the steel industry and urged them to send a Republican to the House so he can keep delivering those kinds of results. The president lent his weight to Republican Rick Saccone in the … Continue reading Trump: Don’t believe Pennsylvania Democrat’s not a puppet