Morning Digest: Republicans wait to see if Trump’s selection leaves Texas for a Georgia Senate run

One other get together operative additionally conveyed “anxiousness” about what would occur if Walker does run. Whereas he is nonetheless remembered effectively from his time at UGA within the early 1980s, CNN notes that his skeptics concern that he may not be capable of “deal with the big challenges” concerned in taking up Warnock. Campaign […]

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla tapped to fill Sen. Kamala Harris’ Senate seat

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has chosen who will substitute Sen. Kamala Harris after Harris leaves the Senate to turn into this nation’s subsequent vp. California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, a longtime fixture of California Democratic politics, will take on the role. His time period will serve till 2022, when he might face Democratic rivals […]

Biden marketing campaign shouldn’t be messing round with $280 million in advert reservations

Lots of the adverts will clock in at 60 seconds relatively than 30, because “[w]e assume they’re necessary … they provide a fuller, clearer sense of the vp, and the message we’re carrying,” in keeping with chief strategist Mike Donilon. “And that’s in a stark distinction to what’s an nearly completely adverse assault marketing campaign that […]

Trump’s Axios interview was a marketing campaign supervisor’s nightmare on steroids

Simply final week, the Trump marketing campaign had halted all TV advertising to reevaluate its technique and messaging. The cessation got here on the heels of Trump’s supposed pivot towards a extra somber tone on the coronavirus. Trump maintained that pivot for all of about two days earlier than he began spouting quack science and retweeting demon […]

Missouri Medicaid enlargement win will convey well being protection to 200,000 individuals

Missouri’s Republican secretary of state and governor had completed their greatest to sink the hassle by getting the measure on the first poll reasonably than ready for the overall election. Primaries are often lower-turnout elections that favor Republicans. However it didn’t work, with cities voting strongly for enlargement, rural areas voting strongly towards, and suburbs […]

Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

This 12 months’s Video For Good nominees additionally embrace: Anderson .Paak—Lockdown  (Black Lives Matter) Demi Lovato—I Love Me  (Self-acceptance) H.E.R.—I Can’t Breathe  (Black Lives Matter) Taylor Swift—The Man  (Sexism) My music video on squirrel security, Child, Verify That Security Harness Earlier than You Leap, didn’t make the minimize. Try to choreograph these little monsters right into a conga line […]