Month: September 2020

First openly transgender state legislator elected in Virginia

Virginia House of Delegates candidate Danica Roem (D) has defeated longtime Del. Robert Marshall (R), becoming Virginia’s first openly transgender elected official, according to The Washington Post. Roem’s win in Virginia’s 13th District also means she is poised to become the first openly transgender person to be elected and seated...

Nicolle Wallace: ‘The way Florida came in meant very bad things for Hillary’

When MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace saw Florida going for Trump, she thought the rest of the swing states would fall like dominoes. ADVERTISEMENT “I remember mouthing to Brian Williams, probably in the 8 o’clock hour, ‘I think she’s going to lose.’ And he said, ‘Florida?’ And I shrugged my...

GOP governor calls for Moore to step aside: 'Americans are better than this'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Saturday joined the growing chorus of Republican officials condemning GOP Senate candidate Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreSessions goes after Tuberville’s coaching record in challenging him to debate The 10 Senate seats most likely to flip Sessions fires back at Trump over recusal: ‘I did my...

Republican senators wrestle with their Roy Moore problem

Senate Republicans are stepping up pressure on Roy Moore to withdraw from the Alabama Senate race after new sexual misconduct allegations on Monday, but many stopped well short of pledging to expel him if he wins the special election next month.  Republican are wrestling with what to do about the...

Mourinho insists (thrice) that Dele remains ‘professional’ for Spurs

Jose Mourinho refused to say whether Dele Alli would play for Tottenham in their clash against Maccabi Haifa on Thursday, but was very eager to hammer home the point that the midfielder remains “professional” in all he is doing. Alli has made just one subsitute appearance – in the...

Leverkusen ‘reject’ Tottenham ‘request’ for Harry Kane backup

Bayer Leverkusen have reportedly rejected Tottenham’s approach for striker Lucas Alario. SportBild journalist Christian Falk claims Jose Mourinho is keen on the 27-year-old as a backup option for Harry Kane. READ MORE: Reguilon offers reminder of when Spurs were good Spurs have been heavily linked with a move for Arkadiusz Milik, but...

Government to provide rescue package for National League clubs

National League clubs have received an offer of financial aid from the Government which will help them start the season this weekend. The future of the three leagues – the National League, the National League North and the National League South – had been in doubt after plans to...

Arsenal given boost as Lyon alter £55m Aouar transfer demands

Arsenal have been given hope in their bid to sign top transfer target Houssem Aouar with Lyon reportedly altering their transfer demands. The Ligue 1 club have until now been demanding £55million for the midfielder, but are now said to be willing to accept £41million with potential add-ons, according...

Neville demands three Man Utd transfers to save ‘appalling’ window

Gary Neville claims Manchester United’s transfer dealings have been “appalling” this summer and has urged his former club to make three signings to improve Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad before the deadline. Donny van de Beek is the only bit of business United have done this summer, with a long...

Democrats Aim to Slam Brakes on Key Members of Trump's "Rigged Cabinet"

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has been warned that Senate Democrats are planning to “aggressively target” eight of President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees, aiming to delay as long as possible the confirmation hearings slated to start next week.  “President-elect Trump is attempting to fill his rigged cabinet with...