Primary day in Florida and Arizona [UPDATED THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT]
Primary day in Florida and Arizona [UPDATED THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT]
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29 August, 2018, 10:59
Gillum spent the least of the five major candidates in his primary race and had the smallest television presence.
The heavily favored Graham, a party centrist and daughter of former governor and senator Bob Graham, lost to Gillum, who is bidding to become the first African-American governor of his state. He ran for Senate in 2016 but dropped out of the race when Republican U.S. Sen.
DeSantis, who spent much of his campaign on Fox News defending Trump, beat out Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, who had seemingly built up the run for governor his entire adult life after being elected to office as a 22-year-old.
Dr. Atira Charles of Tallahassee, center, reacts to early results showing Andrew Gillum closing on Gwen Graham in the race to become the Democratic candidate for governor, August 28, 2018, in Tallahassee, Fla.
Although it is too early to project a victor in that contest, former Rep. GwenGraham, daughter of former Florida governor and Sen.
Image Wisconsin was traditionally a Democrat stronghold
Gillum spent only $6.5 million on a primary where billionaire JeffGreene spent $38 million and millionaire former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine spent about $29 million of his fortune.
Sanderstweeted his congratulations, saying, "Tonight, Floridians joined Andrew in standing up and demanding real change and showed our nation what is possible when we stand together". "That's what the political revolution is all about and Andrew Gillum is helping to lead it".
"DeSantis will face off in November against the victor of Tuesday's Democratic gubernatorial primary". Gillum has called on the man he is hoping to replace, outgoing Republican Gov. Rick Scott, to suspend the state's controversial "Stand Your Ground" gun law, and he supports a ban on assault weapons. He easily won his primary, setting up a showdown with Democratic Sen.
In November, Florida might have the highest turnout in a midterm election since the 1950s, according to McDonald.
Florida voters now face one of the starkest choices of the 2018 election season that will see plenty of stark choices in plenty of states.
Vietnam remembers, mourns former POW John McCain Monday was the Senate's first day back in session since his death , though McCain had not been back to Washington since December. McCain and his family have requested that Trump not attend the funeral services and have asked former Presidents George W.
Fans mourn Aretha Franklin at gospel-infused public viewing In the first hours, hundreds of people from multi-generations visited the public viewing with signs, Aretha T-shirts and more. Wright Museum of African-American History where she will lie in state for two days of public viewing, in Detroit , Michigan .
More recently, he had termed Trump's performance at a news conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin as "disgraceful". Trump had faced widespread criticism for initially rejecting a statement written by his aides praising McCain.
United boss Jose Mourinho has been left clinging to his job in the wake of the home hammering at Old Trafford . Past year though saw United go an entire season without silverware, a rare occurrence for such a proud club.
Applauded by home Juventus supporters, the goal was said to be one of the main reasons why the striker chose to move to Turin. Juventus player, Cristiano Ronaldo , has been announced as the victor of the 2017/18 UEFA Goal of the Season award.
You can guess [his decision] but we do not have a reply from the player who is the one who is able to say one thing or another. Taking that into account, the actual fee paid by Real will be under 25 million euros .
Morales is now tied with three others - Barry Bonds, Kevin Mench and Jim Thome - for the second-longest such streak in history. Kendrys Morales and Billy McKinney each hit a two-run home runs and Teoscar Hernandez delivered an RBI single in the win.
Mr Trump has now repeated this honour for Mr McCain , saying this recognised the "longstanding service" he had given. In the statement, McCain reflected on the privilege of serving his country and said he tried to do so honorably.
When bees aren't interrupting baseball games in Arizona , they are apparently taking in the sights at Times Square in NY . NY police commissioner James O'Neill sought to calm everyone down amid the news by deploying some puns. "It's scary.
In response to another question, Davis told reporters that the family's thoughts were exclusively on McCain. We believe always in the promise and greatness of America because nothing is inevitable here.
Dany is waiting behind Jon and Sansa being Sansa, has her guard up at any potential usurpers in the North. Season 7 premiered on HBO on July 16 2017 with seven episodes, three shy of its usual format.
Murray beats Duckworth on Grand Slam return
Six-time victor Serena Williams is safely through to the second round after a 6-4 6-0 win against Poland's Magda Linette. Wawrinka couldn't defend his US Open title a year ago , forced to miss the tournament following two left knee surgeries.
Arizona Senate primary run in Trump’s shadow
When the senator was first diagnosed with brain cancer , Ward said he should step down so she could take his place. Flake's retirement after just one term gives Democrats one of their best shots at picking up a Senate seat.
Donald Trump u-turns on John McCain, lowers White House flags
Trump's about-face came after he found himself mired in controversy over his rather conspicuous failure to pay tribute to Mr. He later told evangelical leaders that "we very much appreciate everything that senator McCain has done for our country".
14-foot squid washes up on shore in New Zealand
The squid was stretched across the beach, with Jack Aplin's feet reaching the beginning of the tentacles of the monstrous animal. The sheer size of this deep-sea species is so distinguished that scientists have given it three potential crowns .
Colombians vote on tightening anti-corruption rules
The referendum also sought to establish a limit of maximum three terms for elected officials in all three branches of government. With almost 100 percent reporting, just 11.6 million people had voted, under a third of the 36.4 million eligible voters.
Ron DeSantis wins Florida GOP primary for governor
Meanwhile, in good news for both the Democrats and the nation, the deplorable Alan Grayson (remember him) has lost to Rep. Florida voters headed to the polls Tuesday to vote in the state's primary election, and the results are being revealed.
Hurricane Maria killed almost 3,000 in Puerto Rico
Rossello pledged to carry out the recommendations, though there are questions about Puerto Rico's ability to do so. That led to an undercounting of deaths, the researchers suggested. "I think the lesson is to anticipate the worst".
"Crazy Rich Asians" Officially a Box Office Phenomenon
The adventure movie Alpha , Spike Lee's acclaimed BlackKklansman , and the horror movie Slender Man make up the rest of the chart. In at third was newly-released mystery The Happytime Murders , which took US$10 million.
Matt Smith Cast in Key Role for Star Wars: Episode IX!
The movie also features Billy Dee Williams reprising the role of Lando Calrissian and Mark Hamill resurrected as Luke Skywalker. Given the real crossover between Doctor Who fans and Star Wars fans, there's bound to be some excitement over his casting.