Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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Guatemala Desbarató Red Transporting Migrants to Mexico

Ciudad de Guatemala.- Guatemala dijo haber desbaratado una de de traficantes de personas senada as the presumta responsible for haber transported illegally to 15 guatemaltecos migrants que fueron assesinados en México in 2021 en su intento llegar a Estados Unidos. The group, named “Los Coronado”, was dismantled by various allies in the indigenous municipality of […]

As truck convoy rolls into Ottawa, the media is criticized by right-wing politicians | The Canadian News

News media have come under increasing criticism from right-wing politicians as a truck convoy rolls into Ottawa, but one former Conservative strategist says it is an example of a long-standing tactic. Tim Powers, chairman of Summa Strategies, told Global News that criticism of the media is “part of normal strategic practice” for conservative politicians, especially […]

As trucker convoy rolls into Ottawa, media faces criticism from right-leaning politicians | The Canadian News

News media has faced heightened criticism from right-leaning politicians as a trucker convoy rolls into Ottawa, but one former conservative strategist says it’s an example of a long-standing tactic. Tim Powers, the chair of Summa Strategies, told Global News that criticizing the media is “part of normal strategic practice” for conservative politicians, particularly when they […]

Ontario Progressive Conservatives pick their 2022 candidate for Hamilton-Center riding – Hamilton | The Canadian News

Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have picked their candidate to run in the riding of Hamilton-Center for the provincial election in June. Sarah Bokhari is a political scientist, academic and journalist and will take a run at winning the seat currently held by NDP leader Andrea Horwath. Bokhari’s announcement comes just days after the Ontario PC Party […]

As ‘Freedom convoy’ hits Ottawa, Nova Scotia moves to ward off blockade at New Brunswick border

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has issued a highway blockade ban, citing areas near the border with New Brunswick, ahead of demonstrations that are expected to be held in parallel with Saturday’s trucker “Freedom convoy” protest in Ottawa. In a directive released under the province’s Emergency Management Act late Friday afternoon, Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister […]

COVID-19: Peterborough reports 22 in hospital, 1 new outbreak; Extendicare Lakefield Outbreak Over – Peterborough | The Canadian News

Peterborough Public Health reported 52 new PCR laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 along with a new outbreak and one resolved outbreak, according to data released Friday afternoon. Read more: Ontario reports more than 1,000 deaths due to COVID in January; top doctor points to Delta The health unit’s COVID-19 tracker, issued at 16:27, reported the following […]

Opposition parties call for tougher sanctions after MPP’s ‘terrorist’ tweet

Pressure is building to develop stronger sanctions for errant MPPs after independent member Randy Hillier – who was censored last fall for “disreputable conduct” – called Federal Transport Minister Omar Alghabra a “terrorist” on Twitter this week. Opposition parties are urging Premier Doug Ford’s government to work with them on tougher measures for inappropriate conduct […]

Toronto doctor, co-founder of the Canadian Covid Care Alliance, is being investigated by medical regulator

Toronto Physician Dr. Ira Bernstein, co-founder of the Canadian Covid Care Alliance, is being investigated by the province’s medical regulator. Shae Greenfield, a spokesman for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, confirmed the investigation Friday, but said he could not release further details. Bernstein, who runs a family practice on Lawrence Ave. W […]