Monday, October 22, 2018

Tag: Andrew Gillum

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...

Michael Steele Says ‘Monkey’ Comment Is Example...

Former Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele says Ron DeSantis absolutely doesn't get the benefit of the doubt for racially charged comments aimed at...

April Ryan Says a ‘Quiet Movement’ Is...

White House reporter April Ryan says Andrew Gillum's stunning victory in the Florida Democratic primary proves the tides are turning. During a Tuesday appearance on...

GOP Candidate Ron DeSantis Says Voters Would...

President Donald Trump's pick for Florida governor made it clear he doesn't want voters electing his African-American opponent to the state's highest seat. GOP gubernatorial...

Florida’s Andrew Gillum Becomes the Third Black...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A liberal Florida Democrat pulled off an upset victory Tuesday in the state's primary for governor while President Donald Trump's...

Folks Try to Hijack Angela Rye’s Campaigning...

Angela Rye's efforts to get candidate Andrew Gillum elected as Florida's first-ever Black governor aren't going over well with critics, who've accused the political...

Tallahassee Mayor Calls on Governor Rick Scott...

Mayor Andrew Gillum called for a State of Emergency on Monday over the Stand Your Ground law until state officials can define how and...