Curt Schilling launches anti-immigrant run for Congress

President Donald Trump enthusiastically endorsed the potential congressional run of former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling on Tuesday, calling the idea terrific. Schilling has been a supporter of Trump for years and was fired from his job as an analyst on ESPN in 2016 for sharing a transphobic meme on Facebook. Curt Schilling, a great pitcher and patriot, is considering a run for Congress in Arizona. Terrific! @foxandfriends the president tweeted on Tuesday morning. Curt Schilling, a great pitcher and patriot, is considering a run for Congress in Arizona. Terrific! @foxandfriends — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 13, 2019 On Monday, Schilling told the Arizona Republic that he was absolutely considering running for Congress in Arizona. In a statement …

Bidens 2020 Rivals Sense Blood in the Water

MIAMI, FloridaThere is blood in the water and the campaigns know it. For weeks, Democrats involved in the primary have privately warned that defensive campaign approach. On Thursday night, in front of the Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), the only African-American candidate onstage, and Biden that changed the tenor of the two-hour broadcast and perhaps the course of the primary itself. Harris blistering and personal critique of Bidens position on school-desegregation busing in the 1970s placed the former Veep on the defensive. It also put the biggest dent yet into his greatest political asset: the aura of electability and inevitability that he has tried to build during his time on the trail. In the hours that followed, the other campaigns in …