Thursday, December 13, 2018

Tag: Andrew Gillum

Abrams, Gillum Oppose Trump Judicial Pick in...

ATLANTA (AP) — After losing close governor's races in Georgia and Florida, Stacey Abrams and Andrew Gillum are joining other black leaders to oppose...

History Must Wait: Andrew Gillum Concedes Race...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida's young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades...

Folks Want to Have a ‘Frank, Non-judgmental...

The results of the Florida governor's race are still up in the air as a number of provisional ballots have yet to be counted,...

Recounts Ordered In Florida Senate, Governor Races

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida secretary of state ordered recounts in the U.S. Senate and governor races on Saturday, an unprecedented review of...

Jemele Hill Says Her Name Was Removed...

Former ESPN sportscaster Jemele Hill says she's unsure if her vote will be counted after she arrived at her Florida polling place to find...

Florida Governor’s Race Not Quite Over As...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Razor-thin margins in Florida's bitter races for the U.S. Senate and governor are raising the specter of possible recounts, potentially...

Former GA Gov. Sonny Perdue Tells Florida...

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue had a strong message for citizens in Florida for Tuesday night's election between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum. Perdue attended...

Rihanna Shuts Down Troll Who Questioned Her...

Rihanna has joined a long list of celebrities who’ve encouraged young people to vote in the mid-term elections, but someone questioned whether she was...

Trump Refuses to Take Responsibility for Inciting...

Following a week of right-wing terror, President Donald Trump insists he bears no blame for the violent attacks and has instead pointed the finger at...

Ron DeSantis Calls Andrew Gillum an ‘Extreme...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Republican nominee for governor is using a group formed to protest the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon...

Idaho Nazi Group Sends Out Disturbing Racist...

Florida Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum was targeted by a white supremacist group in Idaho who launched a racist robocall attacking him. This marks...

Trump Goes After Cory Booker as the...

It seems President Donald Trump has a tough time refraining from personal attacks on Black Democratic leaders. The former "Apprentice" star sidestepped a major blunder...

Soledad O’Brien Blasts Trump for Focusing On...

President Donald Trump focused his attention on three main gubernatorial races and journalist Soledad O'Brien thinks she knows exactly what's been piquing his interest. On Sunday,...

Michael Offers Exposure to Mayor Andrew Gillum...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Crisis is often seen as a test of leadership for elected officials. Hurricane Michael whirled into the Florida governor's race...

Ron DeSantis’ Campaign Donor Insists He Isn’t...

A Republican donor is in hot water over his repeated use of the N-word during a racist Twitter rant and again during media interviews...

Andrew Gillum Picks Running Mate for Florida...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis and Democratic Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum announced their running mates for Florida governor Thursday, with...

CNN Host Dana Bash Works Overtime to...

Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum couldn't get a word in edgewise Sunday during an interview with CNN's Dana Bash, who repeatedly interrupted him. The "State...

Al Sharpton Puts Mouthy Guest In His...

A Sunday morning airing of MSNBC's "PoliticsNation" with the Rev. Al Sharpton devolved into chaos after he and guest Sean Jackson, head of Florida's...

Andrew Gillum Implores Opponent to Focus on...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The man who could become Florida's first black governor on Sunday called on his opponent to refrain from name-calling and...

Racist Robocalls Mock Florida Democratic Candidate Andrew...

Racist phone calls mocking Florida's black Democratic gubernatorial nominee appear to be from a white supremacist podcast that has also taken credit for inflammatory...

Republican Opponents Are Already Working Overtime to...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Gillum, who engineered a surprising upset victory in Florida's Democratic primary this week, is picking up endorsements, money and...