Outspent by rivals by at least ten to one, DemocratAndrew Gillum scored a stunning victory in Tuesday's primary for governor.
Words like "monkey" or "ape" have been used to demean African-Americans and calling a black man "articulate" can be seen as racist.
However, the Republican's spokesman, Stephen Lawson, defended the remark, saying Mr DeSantis was referring to his opponent's political positions and not his race. "To characterize it as anything else is absurd".
"We do not condone this language and wanted to make our viewers aware that he has since clarified his statement", announced Fox News anchor Sandra Smith on-air following DeSantis' appearance.
U.S. Senate candidate and U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., speaks to supporters after her primary election victory, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. The race will be closely watched for clues about the mood of voters and messaging ahead of 2020, when Trump could be seeking re-election against a liberal Democrat.
While both parties saw record turnout, with more than 1.4 million Democrats voting and nearly 1.6 million Republicans, nearly 27 percent of registered voters in Florida are independent.
Dee Centinaro remembers Congressman Ron DeSantis as a very bright, well-behaved and trustworthy first-grader in her class at Our Lady of Lourdes School in Dunedin 33 years ago.
The former Air Force fighter pilot will now face off against Democrat Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema in the midterms, who won her primary race in a landslide after clinching 80-percent of the vote. Republicans plan to use an FBI investigation of Tallahassee's municipal government against Gillum, though he's not directly been named a subject. DeSantis contends that this anti-business attitude would undo the economic gains Florida made under Republican Gov. Rick Scott's leadership. "That's not going to be good for Florida".
Graham is a progressive who was endorsed by democratic socialistBernie Sanders and backed by none other than billionaire George Soros, who is known for supporting far-left organizations, interfering in elections, and stirring up conflict across the globe. "I think the last endorsement I made was in the Alabama race", the Arizona Republican tweeted with a picture of the $100 check he gave to Democratic Sen.
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Chris Van Hollen: John McCain's passion and determination were unsurpassed in the Senate, and his moral compass was unfailing". Over the course of his career he rallied against pork-barrel spending and went against his own party's president, George W.
Local authorities were urged by the ministry to fumigate areas where there are large concentrations of mosquitoes and/or larvae. Limit the number of places around your home for mosquitoes to breed by either draining or getting rid of items that hold water.
Trump has threatened to impose more tariffs on some $200 billion in Chinese imports and Beijing has promised retaliation. Pompeo was scheduled to visit North Korea again this week before the trip was cancelled last minute.
Fox's senior political analyst, Hume had many observations about McCain on Saturday, but this was perhaps the best among them. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer even suggested renaming the Russell Senate building in his honor.
The British arm of Amnesty International also celebrated her temporary release as an "amazing news". "Nazanin is innocent. Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband, Richard Ratcliffe has been campaigning for her release since she was first imprisoned.
Aileen Pizarro , 43, and her daughter Aryana Pizarro , 12, were killed instantly when he collided with their vehicle . The crash involved other vehicles and halted 4:40pm peak-hour traffic on the Interstate 805 in San Diego.
On Saturday, a procession will pass the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and arrive for a funeral at Washington National Cathedral. In Florida, Trump has waded into the state's hotly contested Republican gubernatorial primary, endorsing conservative U.S.
Lopez, who is a resident of Yuma Arizona, was pulled out of his vehicle after drug dogs reacted to his transportation. The tunnel was discovered after investigators searched the building and spotted a hole in the floor.
US Senator John McCain has died at the age of 81
McCain was a frequent critic of President Donald Trump on everything from his leadership style to his Russian Federation policy. On August 24, McCain's family had announced that the former soldier, had made a decision to stop his treatment, reports BBC.
Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere May Arrive a Bit Later
In order for a show to be eligible for the Emmy nominations next year, it must air a majority of its episodes by May 31. The clip shows Jon Snow and Sansa Stark reunite after Snow's battle with the White walkers in season seven.
Oil Prices Go Up Before Supply Data
It will be tough for India to import crude oil from other sources with high import costs in the presence of weak Indian rupee. Brent crude oil futures were at $74.93 per barrel at 0245 GMT, up 20 cents, or 0.3 per cent, from their last close.
Ronaldo kept waiting for first goal in Juve win
Juve, meanwhile, earned a tough 3-2 win at Chievo and will be hoping to have a more comfortable result this time around. During his time with Madrid, Ronaldo scored 450 goals in 438 games and helped them win the Champions League four times.