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First look: Hawley to introduce alternative to minimum wage hike

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) is jumping on the minimum wage bandwagon and will introduce an alternative to Democrats’ proposal on Wednesday that would use federal dollars to increase low-earning workers’ income, Axios has learned. Why it matters: Hawley, a Trump-style Republican who’s considered a likely 2024 presidential contender, is breaking with the mainstream GOP orthodoxy […]

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Rick Scott won’t ‘mediate’ Donald Trump conflict with Mitch McConnell

Instead, Scott said he’d end it. Florida’s junior Senator reiterated contentions Wednesday that the Republican “civil war” was over, acknowledging the back and forth between two key Republican leaders while staying out of it. U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, in a video released Wednesday by the National Republican Senatorial Committee, nodded to the ongoing conflict between Senate […]

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Congressman Michael Waltz: Boycott 2022 Olympic Games in China

If the International Olympic Committee doesn’t relocate the 2022 Winter Games from Beijing, the United States should boycott, one congressman says. U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz introduced a resolution this week calling for a boycott because of China’s handling of information related to the origin and early spread of the coronavirus and its genocide and internment of some […]

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NRSC Opens 2022 Midterm Election with Massive Fundraising Haul

The National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) brought in a massive fundraising haul in the first month of 2021, as the 2022 midterm election cycle heats up, Axios first reported. Led by Florida Senator Rick Scott, the GOP’s official Senate arm raised a total of $8.3 million in January, with $6.8 million coming in after Republicans […]

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Bobby Jindal & Wes Anderson: Hispanic support for Republicans growing as Democrats move leftward

Hispanics are following generations of immigrants before them, assimilating into American culture and voting based on their beliefs, not ethnicity.   Democratic strategists were euphoric after President Barack Obama’s historic victory in 2008. They had helped elect an African American president and believed they were witnessing a fundamental change in their coalition. The Democrats had replaced the culturally conservative working-class […]

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New Article by Curt Anderson: Jeff Sessions went out with his head held high

New Article by Curt Anderson: Jeff Sessions went out with his head held high From the Washington Examiner  Political consultants generally rank just below used-car salesmen in terms of popularity. Take it from me, a political consultant. The reputation is well deserved. Political consultants are notorious for taking credit when the candidate wins and dodging […]

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Two Brand-New Senators Cast Light On The GOP’s Post-Trump Future

The fusion of populism and conservatism as a workable and ideological political movement is emerging in the actions of two newly elected senators: Josh Hawley and Rick Scott. By Brad Todd The heat and light given off by the nuclear grind between President Trump and his antagonists have blinded Washington’s chroniclers to something important happening […]

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OnMessage Announces Pollie Award Winners

OnMessage was thrilled to announce our lineup of 2019 Pollie award winners. In addition to our ads and strategies, this year members of the OnMessage team are proud to take home awards including “Pollster of the Year,” “Digital Strategist of the Year,” and “40 under 40.” Check out our full list of recognitions and read […]

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