Democrats on Mondaywon back a seat in the U.S. Senate as Republican Martha McSally conceded defeat in Arizona after Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) saw her lead increase for a third straight day, while in Florida, aides to GOP Gov. Rick Scott said he would go to Capitol Hill for freshman orientation this week, even as his Senate race was still the subject of a recount in the Sunshine State.
Despite the Arizona result, Republicans will keep control of the 100-member Senate, winning at least 51 seats to the Democrats' 47.
An update to our earlier post thanks to a new batch of ballots from Pinal County: Democrat Kyrsten Sinema's lead over Republican Martha McSally now stands at 32,292 votes.
"That's the same approach I'll take to representing our great state in the Senate, where I'll be an independent voice for all Arizonans". "Senator McCain is irreplaceable, but his example will guide our next steps forward", Ms. Sinema said during her victory speech, adding: "He taught us to always assume the best in others, to seek compromise instead of sowing division".
McSally's attacks on Sinema reached back more than 15 years, when Sinema was a Green Party spokeswoman and liberal activist.
Fifthly, exits polls in the race showed Sinema hung on to a high percentage of white voters (44 per cent) and won big with Hispanics (69 per cent), white college graduates (53 per cent), white college-educated women (55 per cent), voters 18 to 44 years old (59 per cent), and voters who ranked healthcare as the most important issue (77 per cent).
Sinema replaces retiring GOP Sen. Jeff Flake, a critic of the President's incendiary rhetoric.
"I spoke with a lifelong Republican and she told me that she simply was turned off by Trump", Lah reported. For Ms McSally to win, she has to reverse her fortunes in the Maricopa by winning by more than 20 per cent, instead of now losing by 6.25 per cent. McSally unsuccessfully tried to paint her as a liberal Democrat. That forced her to move to the right, especially on immigration. She also paid tribute to Senator John McCain, who died of cancer in August. She then became a Democrat and served several terms in the state Legislature.
Sinema ran as a nonpartisan centrist. But in the end Sinema, a three-term Congresswoman and former social worker, beat out McSally, the first female Air Force pilot to fly in combat. She also was the first woman to command a fighter squadron, again in A-10s. He tweeted on Sunday night that the race "has been over for a while", and expected Arizona to be one of the six swing states that will decide the 2020 presidential election. Gabby Giffords after she was wounded in a 2011 assassination attempt. His support of the president's initiatives, however, was mixed.
According to state law, county officials must now appoint another Republican who also resides in the district to take Hof's seat. The Love Ranch brothel that Hof owned became notorious as the place where former Laker Lamar Odom was found unconscious in 2015.
Rosenstein told reporters Friday that based on his experiences with Whitaker, "I think he's a superb choice for attorney general". A Justice Department spokeswoman did not respond to questions about the number of times Whitaker has met with and briefed Trump.
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