Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.), the Democratic candidate for attorney general in Minnesota, said in a debate Sunday night that his views were “incompatible” with Louis Farrakhan’s despite having continued to associate with the Nation of Islam leader over the years.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has not reviewed recordings pertaining to the disappearance of a Saudi journalist, a State Department spokeswoman said Thursday night.
Democrats reversed course in the race to replace retiring Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R., Fla.) this week after Donna Shalala’s campaign announced a Fidel Castro sympathizer would headline a fundraiser.
Long-imprisoned American pastor Andrew Brunson is set to be released from Turkish prison this month, something the Trump administration has demanded for months.
Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) and Congressman Christopher Smith (R., N.J.) condemned the “unconscionable” persecution of religious minorities in China during a press conference Wednesday.
Michael Bloomberg announced Wednesday he had re-registered as a Democrat.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D.) walked away from a homeless woman while she asked him for greater public assistance Friday.