Tag: winning

Behind Trump’s Yearslong Effort to Turn Losing Into Winning

November 16, 2020
The trouble broke out inside the main counting room in Detroit late on the morning of Nov. 4.It was the day after Election Day, and until then the process of tabulating votes from the city’s various counting boards had gone smoothly inside the TCF Center, the cavernous convention hall that plays host to the North

Oscar-winning filmmaker says pervert is impersonating him

November 10, 2020
An Oscar-winning filmmaker claims a pervert is pretending to be him to phone up US actresses, including some in New York — even tricking a handful to expose themselves during video chats. “Currently there is some conman creep who is pretending to be me phoning up actresses in the United States,” animator Hugh Welchman warned

‘Fat and Happy’ With a Conservative Court, Are Republicans Losing a Winning Issue?

October 27, 2020
The confirmation on Monday of Justice Amy Coney Barrett all but ensures a durable conservative majority on the Supreme Court for years to come and provides the capstone on the Trump administration’s broader effort to push the entire federal judiciary solidly to the right.Its work has been so fast and so effective that there is

New Texas poll showing Biden winning also offers Democrats path to victory in Senate race

July 23, 2020
Air Force veteran MJ Hegar, the Democrats’ nominee in Texas’ Senate race this fall. The first poll out of Texas since Air Force veteran MJ Hegar won last week’s Democratic runoff finds Republican Sen. John Cornyn leading their matchup 47-38, but it nonetheless contains plenty of good news for Democrats, who are hoping to win