A Washington Post fact checker on Tuesday gave House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) “three Pinocchios” for her tweet claiming that the new Conceal Carry Reciprocity Act would invite “violent criminals,” “convicted stalkers,” and “domestic abusers” to carry guns.
President Donald Trump blasted Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) on Twitter on Tuesday after she called on him to resign from the presidency over sexual misconduct allegations, writing that she once begged him for campaign contributions.
Comedienne Chelsea Handler sent two consecutive tweets last week: one about how women should support and not discount other women, and one that made fun of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ physical appearance.
NBC’s Megyn Kelly has struggled with ratings since she joined “Today” in September, but her show has recently seen a slight turnaround after shifting coverage to focus on the slew of sexual misconduct scandals.
A strategist for Rep. Robert Brady (D., Pa.) on Friday admitted to helping cover up the Brady campaign’s $90,000 contribution to a Democratic primary opponent to bribe him to drop out of the race.
The woman who accused Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D., Nev.) of sexual harassment says she provided the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee with information about the congressman’s alleged misconduct well over a year before recently sharing her story with BuzzFeed News, but her complaints were never addressed.
Former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (D.) made an official announcement Thursday that he is entering the 2018 Senate race for retiring Sen. Bob Corker’s (R., Tenn.) seat.
President Donald Trump’s nominee for ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell, may face a longer road to confirmation as a result of his past remarks about female politicians and media personalities.