A spokesman for Biden says "that Ron Johnson's disgraceful conduct is the definition of malfeasance."
Sahil KapurRon Johnson on his Senate intelligence investigation: “I would think it would certainly help Donald Trump win reelection and certainly be pretty good, I would say, evidence about not voting for Vice President Biden.”
Good thing nobody's predicting a huge surge in mail any time soon.
Sahil KapurVICE: “The United States Postal Service is removing mail sorting machines from facilities around the country without any official explanation or reason given… In many cases, these are the same machines that would be tasked with sorting ballots.”
“This really puts the Trump campaign in a box: whether you portray her as pro-police or anti-police,” said one Republican donor and Trump supporter. “They are going to have to decide.”
Sahil KapurKamala Harris is difficult to define. This hurt her in the Democratic primary as many voters were left wondering what she stands for. The flipside now as the VP pick is Team Trump hasn't developed a coherent narrative against her despite months to prepare.
Sahil KapurNEW: Trump world has yet to settle on its indictment of Kamala Harris. Is she too pro-cop or anti-cop? A leftist or a "phony" moderate pretending? Dangerously radical or too inept to be effective?
The president also faults her for being "nasty" to Biden.
The term Latinx has emerged in recent years as a gender-neutral alternative to the pan-ethnic terms Latino, Latina and Hispanic. However, awareness of Latinx is relatively low among the population it is meant to describe.
Sahil KapurPEW: Just 23% of American Latinos have heard of the term "Latinx" and only 3% use it.
Most Americans believe that President Trump will not accept November’s election results if he loses to Joe Biden, according to a Yahoo News/YouGov poll — and an even larger majority of Trump voters say they too will refuse to accept a narrow loss if...
Sahil KapurSteven Calabresi, a co-founder of the Federalist Society who voted for Trump and every GOP nominee since 1980, says his tweet on delaying the election “is fascistic and is itself grounds for the president’s immediate impeachment” and removal from office.
The document supports decriminalization but stops short of full legalization.
Sahil KapurAmerican adults support legalizing recreational marijuana by a margin of 67% to 32%, per @PewResearch.
Support is 78% to 20% among Democrats. But the party's presidential nominee and the DNC oppose it.
The moratorium for evicting renters ended last Friday. The party's opening bid in negotiations is to let it lapse, setting up a showdown with Democrats.
Sahil KapurNEW: The Senate Republican coronavirus relief package does not include a moratorium on evictions.
The House-passed Pelosi bill extends the protection for renters.
This will be an issue in negotiations.
@LACaldwellDC and me
The Senate's top Republican has struggled to placate anti-spending conservatives, politically vulnerable incumbents and a mercurial president.
Sahil KapurNEW: Mitch McConnell is in a jam.
He has struggled to satisfy (1) anti-spending conservatives, (2) vulnerables wanting help for their states, (3) a mercurial president at once on covid aid.
And his majority is at stake in a daunting political climate.
Trump, who had been resistant to wearing a face covering in public, encouraged Americans to wear a mask to help stop the spread of the virus.
Sahil KapurTRUMP on covid-19: “It will probably, unfortunately, get worse before it gets better. Something I don’t like saying about things, but that’s the way it is.”
“Whether you like the mask or not, they have an impact... and we need everything we can get.”
Millions of Americans who have missed rent payments due to the coronavirus pandemic could be at risk of being evicted in the coming months unless government measures to protect them are extended.
Sahil Kapur"Nearly 12 million adults live in households that missed their last rent payment, and 23 million have little or no confidence in their ability to make the next one, according to weekly Census Bureau data."
The writings are littered with language common among the most extreme anti-feminist communities on the web, some of which he was a member.
Sahil KapurThe man suspected of ambushing the family of Esther Salas and killing her son was an anti-feminist activist who ranted about her as “a lazy and incompetent Latina judge appointed by Obama.”