Ocasio-Cortez v Ben Shapiro: Dem candidate refuses ‘catcalling’ debate offer
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Strong feelings about President Donald Trump, a competitive governor's race and congressional retirements fueled what probably was record turnout for a MI primary, with more than half-million more people voting than in 2010 - the last time the governorship was open.
Almost 2.2 million votes were cast, a 28 percent spike over the 1.7 million in 2002. Just over 28 per cent of the voting-age population cast ballots, an upturn over the previous high of 24 per cent from 1982.
Schuette, Michigan's current Attorney General, defeated Lt. Governor Brian Calley, State Senator Patrick Colbeck and Dr. Jim Hines to win the Republican race.
News 10 will sit down with the Democratic gubernatorial nominee on Thursday.
The GOP has controlled MI for 7 ½ years, and Democrats are eager to capitalize on what is typically rough sledding for the president's party in midterm elections and the state electorate's penchant for backing the opposite party when a governor leaves due to term limits.
"It's a big warning sign for Republicans", said Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon.
Though voters went with outsiders Snyder in 2010 and Trump in 2016 - the first Republican presidential victory in the state in decades - some said Tuesday that they liked Whitmer and Schuette's political experience.
"As your governor, I'll enforce our immigration laws and I'll ban sanctuary cities in Michigan", Schuette said in a recent advertisement that also featured Trump. And either Republican business executive Lena Epstein or Democratic former auto bailout chief of staff Haley Stevens will succeed a retiring congressman in suburban Detroit. "Whatever differences we may have, it is my hope, starting tonight, we can unite in our common goal: more jobs, greater growth and bigger paychecks for MI families".
Republicans say they expected higher Democratic turnout.
"The blue wave, it's a thing".
Whitmer would not be Michigan's first female governor, nor has she made the anti-Trump resistance movement a centerpiece of her campaign, instead focusing on issues such as road repairs, school funding and water. We're aware of it.
"I love MI. I am raising my family here in this great state", she said.
"Our voters will come home". Ignoring pleas from aides and the Republican Governors Association, the president yesterday tweeted a strong endorsement of Secretary of State Kris Kobach over the Republican incumbent.
His defence team is seeking to pin the blame on Gates, who they say was responsible for day-to-day operations of the business. Gates served as a deputy for Manafort's political consulting business, and then as his deputy on the Trump campaign in 2016.
Paul garnered the interest of some of Europe's top clubs such as Juventus due to his fine performances in France's World Cup win. Some deals were completed on Tuesday, with Burnley signing former England number one Joe Hart and Derby striker Matej Vydra .
The broader timing of the tweet is also suspect, given Musk's recent public denunciations of Tesla's (equally vocal) critics. Munster figures that there is a one-in-three in chance that Musk "can actually pull this off and bring Tesla private".
Malware can also come bundled with the actual official Android version of the game downloaded from an unofficial third-party. Fortnite has generated over $180 million in just a few months when it was made available in late March.
As if the XL sized notch was not already enough, the Pixel 3 XL will also come with a sizeable bezel at the bottom. We also get a closer look at the new USB-C earbuds above, and they look a lot like Google's wireless Pixel Buds .
Pro Football Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe tweeted: "It should be beneath the dignity of a sitting POTUS to take racist shots at D. Trump has been promoting her Be Best campaign and talking to children about the "importance of responsible online behavior".
PCSO confirmed in a tweet that the person is a "suicidal male" and is a 19-year-old Pierce County resident. Released radio conversation between the man and air traffic controllers goes on for more than a half hour.
Universal's " Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again " landed in fourth with US$9 million for a domestic tally of US$91 million. Disney/Pixar's blockbuster Incredibles 2 advanced to $44.6 million after banking $409,000 in its eighth frame.
The video reveals the basics of the Red Dead 2 gameplay, which finds you leading a gang in the expansive, open world. As Arthur Morgan, a senior shooter in the notorious Van Der Linde gang, your comrades are your family.
And when those seats aren't available, 'then they need to create their own table, ' she said to loud applause. His wife accidentally exposed her black lace bra when the top button of her Club Monaco dress became undone.
Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus
Dallas County in Texas is the latest community in the United States of America to report West Nile virus cases during 2018. In addition to human cases, one horse, 10 birds and 34 mosquito pools have also tested positive for the virus.
Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro Revealed
The case will feature a transluscent dark blue shell and come with a DualShock 4 wireless controller with a matching scheme. Each system will have a commemorative copper plate on the front with the serial number etched on it.
At least 91 killed in massive Indonesia quake
The West Sumatra government has donated one tonne of its most famous culinary export, beef rendang - a slow-cooked coconut curry. Volunteers and rescue personnel were erecting more temporary shelters for the over 80,000 people left homeless on Lombok.
U.S. sets date for additional China tariffs
The US is now considering tariffs on another $200bn in goods , including consumer products that were spared in the initial round. Washington has long criticised China's trade surplus with the United States and has demanded Beijing cut it.
Ag. President, Yemi Osinbajo fires DG of DSS
The lawmaker made the allegation in an interview with Thisday on Tuesday at the lobby of the National Assembly in Abuja. Senate President Bukola Saraki is set to hold a world press conference Wednesday (today) afternoon at 12 noon.
Video shows wild fight break out in Brooklyn nail salon
Thomas declined medical attention, the station reported. "We don't need to protest, we need to financially castrate this business. As Thomas runs out of the salon another can be heard saying "What are you doing", leading to Zhing attacking her as well.
Dozens shot across Chicago in spate of overnight violence
Police in Chicago said that a spate of deadly shootings over the weekend left at least 10 people dead and at least 59 wounded . Johnson expressed frustration with the blowback at the police department following violent summer weekends.
California Wildfire Becomes Second Largest In State History
But the heat forced many crews to drop back to safety zones in July and helplessly watch fires continue to rapidly expand. The Thomas Fire scorched a much more densely populated area, burning through 1,063 structures and damaging 280 more.