"I care about people. I care about the state of Arizona. I care about this nation. So because of that, I've decided that I'm launching a campaign for the United States Senate," Kelly said in a video released Tuesday announcing his run as a Democratic candidate. Kelly, 54, is the husband of former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Arizona, who survived a shooting in 2011.
Meredith Watson, who has accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of rape, says she also was raped by former Duke University basketball player Corey Maggette, according to her attorney.
"I did inhale," the California Democrat said, laughing. "It was a long time ago." Harris' views on marijuana have changed over the years. She expressed opposition in 2010, then voiced support for medical marijuana legalization five years later.
Sen. Kamala Harris directly confronted critics Monday who have questioned her black heritage, her record incarcerating minorities as a prosecutor and her decision to marry a white man.
"Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semitic tropes," Omar said. "My intention is never to offend my constituents or Jewish Americans as a whole.
There is a likelihood that in this meeting, Raj Thackeray will be fielded in many seats.
Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota is facing backlash after suggesting Republican support of Israel is fueled by donations from the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), a prominent pro-Israel group.
Priyanka Gandhi has a striking resemblance to the former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and the Congress has made sure to exploit the gene factor.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of projects in Arunachal Pradesh worth over Rs 4,000 crore and said his government was giving a lot of importance to improve connectivity in the sensitive border state.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., is expected to launch her 2020 presidential campaign on Sunday, but is facing an early crisis over a wave of accusations that she has mistreated staff -- with her conduct reportedly getting so bad that then-Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid told her to change her behavior.