Donald Trump Jr takes swipe at his ‘favorite Democrat’ Mitt Romney

Presidents eldest son hits back at criticism from Utah senator and says Rudy Giuliani is doing a good job Asked to name his favorite Democrat during a television interview, Donald Trump Jr promote his new book, Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us. The Guardian reporting that it revealed the author to be every bit as devoted to partisan trolling, childish insults and grudge-holding as his father in the Oval Office. On CBS, Trump Jr said he was not ruling out a run for office of his own, and said: After what I have been through for the last few years, I probably am entitled to hit back a little bit. Romney, the Republican nominee …

The ‘AOC effect’ is real and it’s helping wean the Democrats off mega-donors | Meaghan Winter

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has inspired a wave of progressive candidates and even when they lose they force change Earlier this month, Tiffany Cabn stood on a stage in Queensbridge Park, New York City, and told roughly 26,000 Bernie Sanders supporters that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had inspired her to run for office. This year, Cabn, a 31-year-old public defender, ran in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney on a platform calling for serious criminal justice reform. Cabn lost by at least $363,000 in donations from the states largest utility energy company and a major political donor, Dominion Energy. Taeb made Saslaws cozy relationship with Dominion a central theme of her campaign. Saslaw eked out a win with 48.6% of the primary votes. …