Kara Eastman, the progressive Democratic candidate in Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District, received an 86 percent increase in total compensation for her work at Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance between 2008 and 2016.
Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s van was involved in a minor accident on Monday while pulling into the parking garage to attend a fundraising event for Sen. Bob Menendez (D., N.J.).
Sen. Bill Nelson’s (D., Fla.) former spokesman and current adviser Dan McLaughlin criticized Gov. Rick Scott (R., Fla.) for being absent on the campaign trail and “hid[ing] from voters” while attending to the devastation caused by Hurricane Michael.
In a Tuesday tweet, former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gave his best wishes to the University of Michigan Wolverines football team.
Former Obama administration official Julian Castro said he is “likely” to make a 2020 White House run, potentially adding another name to what will be a crowded field of candidates.
Minnesota’s Democratic-Farmer Labor Party suspended deputy communications director William Davis for a week without pay in response to his “unacceptable” social media post that spoke of bringing Republicans to the “guillotines.”
Google is developing a search engine that’s compliant with China’s repressive speech policies, CEO Sundar Pichai confirmed Monday night.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D., N.D.) on Tuesday apologized after her campaign publicly disclosed the names of women identified as “survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, or rape,” saying she was in the process of “personally apologizing to each of the people impacted” by her newspaper advertisement.
President Donald Trump posted a celebratory tweet on Tuesday about a federal judge’s decision to dismiss adult film actress Stormy Daniels’ defamation lawsuit against him.