The Biggest Spender of Political Ads on Facebook? President Trump

It’s official: President Trump is the single biggest political advertiser on Facebook. Mr. Trump and his political action committee spent $274,000 on ads on the social network since early May, outpacing the second-biggest spender, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care. Planned Parenthood spent just over $188,000 on Facebook…

Dianne Feinstein’s moment of truth arrives

Sen. Dianne Feinstein has shrugged off a chorus of calls from within her party to step aside, arguing that her seniority and past achievements make her better qualified to represent California than a challenger decades her junior. Now she’s going to have a chance to prove it. Dianne Feinstein’s moment of truth arrives The 85-year-old…

Is There a Future for Latino Republicans?

When Miami Mayor Francis Suarez—a Republican who voted for neither Donald Trump nor Hillary Clinton in 2016—considers helping deliver the key state of Florida to his party’s nominee again in 2020, he sighs. “Oh, that’s a long time away,” he says. When asked about the lasting impact on the Republican Party’s support of President Trump’s…

Poll: Corruption message gaining traction against GOP

The Trump administration’s scandals threaten to take a toll on Republicans in battleground districts this fall, according to new polling suggesting “culture of corruption” messaging is gaining traction. Fifty-four percent of voters across 48 Republican-held congressional districts said Republicans are “more corrupt” than Democrats, compared with 46 percent who said Democrats are “more corrupt.” According…