2 of the 2020 election returns, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D-PA) explained that every lawsuit that President Donald Trump's campaign has attempted thus far has failed. Absentee ballots still being counted in North Carolina. Here’s what’s happening. He even hosted several television series and held the chair of the president for ‘Screen Actors Guild.’ After having a glorious career studded with many awards and honors, Reagan died of pneumonia on June 5, 2004, at his home in Los Angeles, California. Obama was re-elected to a second term as president in November 2012. That these do not seem like the kinds of legal fights that are attracting talent beyond people with the last name Trump and one Rudy Giuliani, who showed up in the state of Pennsylvania. A Fox affiliate based in Greensboro, NC, reported:. Before becoming the Vice President, he had represented Delaware as a United States Senator from 1973 to 2009. He is an extreme right-winger and supports the extreme right populist conservative movements in many countries. Trump is not shying away from playing the race card: he is doubling down on it. Doors opened at 4 p.m. and the event started at 7 p.m. GASTONIA, N.C. — If you are looking to let out your frustrations about this year’s election, we found a perfect place for you. This is the fifth... North Carolina’s presidential race and U.S. Senate races still haven't been called. He has earned a reputation of a "maverick" politician for his open disagreement with his party on certain issues. Make a one-time contribution to Raw Story Investigates, or click here to become a subscriber. Make a one-time contribution to Raw Story Investigates, or click here to become a subscriber. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Two days before Election Day, President Donald Trump was in North Carolina once again for a campaign rally. But the state remains deeply divided. Though he is an influential leader, he has to constantly guard against his opponents in the opposition as well as in his own party. Born in a middle-class family in Pennsylvania, Joe Biden learned the value of hard word, determination and perseverance from his parents who always encouraged him to stand up for himself and bounce back after failures. Notifications can be turned off anytime in the browser settings. She qualified as a lawyer from Yale Law School and embarked on a successful legal career before venturing into politics. Maddow noted that there appear to be two different legal challenges for Pennsylvania from Trump's legal team. The COVID crisis has slashed advertising rates, and we need your help. Tuesday was a good day for Republicans in North Carolina. 2020 Latest: Trump campaign sues in 3rd state, Georgia, Trump 2024: If President Loses, Most Republicans Back Another Shot—Poll. @realDonaldTrump crushed it in Gaston County last night. He is a well-known media personality and a frequent political contributor for CNN on which he appears regularly. "I'll add this about the recounts," Wallace began, "I just hung up with a Trump adviser who says that these legal efforts do not really have the imprimatur of the late Warren Christopher and the James Baker sort of statesmen arriving on the ground in Florida the morning after the election there. Join Facebook to connect with Michael Gaston and others you may know. . He started his political career by interning under Senator John Sherman Cooper and was elected as the Jefferson County Judge/Executive. After Donald Trump became the president, Steve served him as his chief strategist and senior counselor. Archived. He is known for his animated debating style and skillful diplomacy which enabled him to become one of the best known political consultants in America. Republicans have held a 65-55 advantage in the... RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- An exit poll of North Carolina voters conducted for ABC News reflects the too-close-to-call race in the Tar Heel State. He has long been associated with CNN and was one of the co-hosts of the channel’s political debate program, ‘Crossfire’. Reed told the Post, “The Senate incumbent candidates are not taking the bait and are staying as far away from this as they can. GASTONIA, N.C. (WBTV) - President Donald Trump visited Gastonia Wednesday for a campaign rally that that was attended by more than 23,000 people. Every reader contribution, whatever the amount, makes a tremendous difference. Close. Trump's campaign has put the full-court press on North Carolina in recent weeks, with Trump's family members and Vice President Mike Pence visiting the state to rally supporters. Arizona was called by Fox News' data analysts on Tuesday night, and Trump was so furious he called the network's chief personally to complain that it be retracted. They love him, they’re going to turn out, and they’re going to vote for him. John McCain's near-death experience in the Vietnam War didn’t deter him from returning back to resume duty. Turnout in the state reached almost 75% in total voter turnout following unprecedented participation in absentee by-mail and one-stop early voting. She left office after Obama’s first term. He proved to be a popular senator and set his ambitions higher. The party expanded its majority in the state House of Representatives, and Republicans won or are leading in several other races. Trump held a rally in Gastonia, North Carolina last week that drew an estimated crowd of 21,000 supporters, according to the Secret Service. Press J to jump to the feed. “The way I’m feeling is the old cliche, you... ABC11 spoke with a diverse group of Republican, Democrat and unaffiliated voters about the results from Election Day. Prior to entering politics he had worked as a litigator and had also served in the United States Marine Corps. He was elected to the US senate by a narrow margin against Walter Dee Huddleston of the Democratic Party and became the first Republican to win in Kentucky after more than a decade. The problem is that the base is not enough to win. “The electorate was more than 90% white when Richard Nixon deployed his southern strategy; the proportion is now 70% white and shrinking. While Biden far outspent Trump on advertising in North Carolina during the 2020 election season and hosted limited in-person events because of the coronavirus pandemic, Trump, on the other hand, hosted large rallies. Join / Sign Up Keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. Speaking to MSNBC's Rachel Maddow on night No. Born in Chicago, she was determined and ambitious from a young age. He was selected as the running-mate for presidential nominee Barack Obama in 2008 and the Obama-Biden ticket went on to win the election. Mitch McConnell is a US Republican senator who has been a minority as well as majority party leader. White liberals, stunned by the brazen racism, have taken to the streets. Expanding the horizons of his ambitions, he entered national politics in the early 2000s and set his eyes on the presidential office. He is the only US President to have been impeached. Click to learn how you can get a free book for a limited time! He also contested for presidential nomination in 2000 against Texas Governor George W. Bush, and ran for the US presidential elections in 2008 opposite Democratic candidate Barack Obama but lost.