Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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Where’s your $10 daycare? How Canada’s child-care rollout is going so far

How Canada’s $10-a-day child-care rollout is going so far | The Star “,”heading”:””,”fullWindow”:false,”fullBleed”:false,”showFullBleedOnMobile”:false,”headColor”:””,”type”:”html5mobile”,”textColor”:””,”mobileImageUrl”:””,”bgColor”:””,”imageUrl”:””,”registeredOnly”:false,”linkUrl”:””,”aodaTitle”:”iframe”,”internalScroll”:false,”displayStyle”:”small-up”},{“text”:”The success and progress of the programs varies across the country with some places, such as Yukon, already enjoying a functional $10-a-day system.”,”type”:”text”,”isParagraph”:true,”isHeading”:false},{“text”:”Ottawa committed $13.2 billion in funding for child care over six years to help Ontario reach an average of $10-a-day child […]

‘A dangerous signal to Toronto government:’ More than a dozen school counselor and counselor candidates could be chosen by default

Candidates for more than a dozen Toronto councilors and school trustees could be formally elected within a week, unless some last-minute challengers come forward. It’s an unusual phenomenon in a city where municipal elections often have crowded fields and long ballots. But with the August 19 registration deadline fast approaching after a three-month nomination period, […]

GOP heavyweights underscore urgency at annual Basque Fry

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (AP) — Standing before 1,500 Republicans on a rural ranch surrounded by the Sierra Nevada mountains, Nevada gubernatorial candidate Joe Lombardo referred to the “elephant in the room.” without naming it. The second-place finisher in the gubernatorial primary, Reno attorney Joey Gilbert, has made unsubstantiated claims that the math count was wrong and […]