Al Hunt is the former executive editor of Bloomberg News. He previously served as reporter, bureau chief and Washington editor for the Wall Street Journal. For almost a quarter century he wrote a column on politics for The Wall Street Journal, then the International New York Times and Bloomberg View. He hosts 2020 Politics War Room with James Carville. Follow him on Twitter @AlHuntDC. … [Read more...] about Redistricting: ‘The next decade of our democracy is on the ballot’ in November
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In North Carolina, Democratic candidate Cal Cunningham raised $7.4 million in the second quarter of 2020, beating a quarterly record previously set by former Sen. Kay HaganKay Ruthven HaganThe Hill's Campaign Report: Trump's job approval erodes among groups that powered his 2016 victory Cunningham sets Senate fundraising record in North Carolina in challenge to Tillis The Hill's Campaign Report: North Carolina emerges as key battleground for Senate control MORE (D-N.C.) in 2014. In Montana, Gov. Steve BullockSteve BullockHealth care group launches M ad campaign hitting Trump in battleground states The Hill's Campaign Report: Trump's job approval erodes among groups that powered his 2016 victory Senate outlook slides for GOP MORE (D) brought in $7.7 million for his bid to unseat Sen. Steve DainesSteven (Steve) David DainesHealth care group launches M ad campaign hitting Trump in battleground states The Hill's Campaign Report: Trump's job approval erodes among groups that powered his … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Campaign Report: Democratic Unity Taskforce unveils party platform recommendations
10. “They Called Us Enemy” by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott and Harmony Becker This New York Times bestseller isn’t your average celebrity memoir. Best known for playing Lt. Sulu on “Star Trek” in the 1960s, this graphic memoir tells the story of George Takei’s childhood when he was imprisoned in an internment camp for those of Japanese descent in the United States during World War II. When he was four, his entire family was forced from their home into a concentration camp, where they were held for years. The book explores the courage he and his family showed as well as their hope in democracy. $9.99, amazon.com … [Read more...] about Curl Up with the 10 Best Celeb Memoirs
In California as of Sunday, Latino people accounted for 55% of coronavirus cases and 42% of deaths, while making up about 39% of the state’s population, according to data from the California Department of Public Health. Black Californians account for 9% of the state’s deaths, while making up about 6% of the overall population. But even those figures may be low — 35% of cases are missing race and ethnicity data. … [Read more...] about California braces for a spike in coronavirus deaths as infections soar. But how bad will it be?