A new Quinnipiac poll has some bad news for President Donald J. Trump, but even worse news for the bumbling campaign of Beto O’Rourke, the heiress husband and failed Senate candidate who is running for president for reasons yet to be determined.
A recently filed complaint to the Federal Election Commission says Marc Friedenberg, the Democratic candidate in next week’s special congressional election in Pennsylvania, illegally failed to disclose his campaign’s expenses.
A Pittsburgh City Council member told a local radio show on Tuesday the city would move forward with passing new gun-control legislation despite a warning from a local district attorney that it would violate state law.
Gun-rights groups announced on Monday they would file suit against any new gun-control measures the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., passes that violate the state’s preemption law.
Democrats took control of five state legislative chambers from Republicans as a result of Tuesday’s midterm elections, a modest shift compared to past midterms.
Individuals in at least three states have received literature from Democratic campaigns, organizations, or state parties warning that their voter records are public information. In one of those states, residents received documents that reveal if their immediate neighbors have voted in past elections.
Democratic candidate Scott Wallace, who is running against incumbent Republican representative Brian Fitzpatrick in Pennsylvania’s toss-up 1st Congressional District, is distributing door hangers in the area that oddly inform voters that “who you vote for is private, but whether or not you vote is public record” and adding that the campaign “can’t wait to see that you voted on November 6!”
Scott Wallace, the Democratic candidate in Pennsylvania’s First Congressional District who is locked in a tight race with Republican incumbent Brian Fitzpatrick, released an ad wrongfully suggesting that his wife was present during the 1998 terrorist bombings at the U.S. embassy in Kenya.
Shay Khatiri, a 29-year-old refugee from Iran with no direct connection to Pittsburgh, started a GoFundMe campaign for the victims of the shooting at Tree of Life synagogue that has now raised over a million dollars.