Sanford told his supporters shortly before 11 p.m. he was likely to lose his bid for re-election Tuesday night. This race won't have a victor or loser until November, but it's worth noting that Comstock (R-Va.) ceded almost 40 percent of the vote to a little-known GOP primary challenger on Tuesday.
Nevada voters were deciding a competitive Democratic primary race for governor Tuesday, a contest that became the state's most closely watched after President Trump helped clear a path to the GOP nomination for vulnerable Sen. The refers to 2009, when Sanford's aides said he was hiking the Appalachian Trail while he actually visited a woman with whom he was having an affair in Argentina. For Trump, it was payback for Sanford's often blunt criticism of his policies and rhetoric. Joe then declared that Sanford's loss was because he "said a couple of bad things about Donald Trump" and this was proof that the Republican Party is now a "Trumpist cult".
Sanford also reiterates "It may have cost me an election in this case, but I stand by every one of those decisions to disagree with the president". "I look forward to working together with him to drain the swamp and continue making America great again".
Trump himself tweeted an attack against Sanford late in the day, and endorsed Arrington in the 11th hour.
President Donald Trump is trumpeting the defeat of a South Carolina Republican congressman who has been critical of his administration.
Senate Republicans' hopes in Virginia: Sen.
"They keep running Alabama candidates and Alabama campaigns, and they've just quit communicating with the northern Virginia suburbs", former GOP Rep. Tom Davis told CNN when asked about Virginia Republicans' struggles in recent elections.
Some of the other notable races were taking place in Virginia, where Democrats are seeking to capture some of the 23 Republican seats they would need to reclaim the majority in the U.S. House.
Even though Sanford maintained a conservative track record during his congressional career, the representative was torpedoed by Trump just hours before the election yesterday.
Republicans in Virginia are picking between Corey Stewart, who has built his public profile on defending Confederate monuments, state delegate Nick Freitas, the favorite of the Koch brothers-backed Americans for Prosperity and a Rand Paul ally, and minister E.W. Jackson, who has taken a series of hardline conservative positions on social issues. "Primary voters in the Republican Party have devolved into a Trumpist cult".
The two primaries were sleepy Tuesday, but will be among the nation's most important battlegrounds in November.
Four decades in S.C. politics, 16 months in the governor's office and an endorsement from the president were not enough for Gov. Henry McMaster to avoid a runoff in the Republican governor's race primary.
The big race in ME in November will be for governor, where Democrats see an opportunity to flip a Republican seat held by outgoing Gov. Paul LePage.
Just to add to the complexity, there is a third option for voters: neither Morocco or United and we start a new bidding process. What time is the World Cup on and where can I watch it in Hong Kong? " Thank you so, so very much for this incredible honor ".
If that's the case, we could be in for a terrific rematch. "I had to do what I had to do to win the fight". "It happened already. Unfortunately, Mares didn't pace himself. "I'm going to fight my heart out and win this fight this time", he said.
He slimmed down over the winter and came to spring training this year with a chance to compete for the starting job at first base. In another move, the Mets designated catcher Jose Lobaton for assignment and called up utilityman Ty Kelly from Triple-A as well.
However, counsellor Steve Pope, who is treating the girl, warned it could be a "gateway" into further addictions in later life. Teachers have been urging parents to keep their children away from video game Fornite because it is damaging their education.
The new trailer pointed towards the inclusion of the Sinister Six , a team of Spider-Man's most formidable foes. The cutscene transitions into a combat sequence where he fights escaped prisoners just outside of their cells.
It is, of course, notable that both " Sea of Thieves " and " State of Decay 2" are inherently shareable games. Like Netflix, Microsoft funds development of its own content.
Toronto Raptors hiring Nick Nurse as next coach
Toronto fired Dwane Casey on May 11 after the team was swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference semifinal. He is the franchise's all-time leader in wins, winning percentage, games coached and playoff games coached (51).
South Korea Blindsided By Trump War Games Agreement
Kim arrived in the city with a bullet-proof limousine and a portable toilet in tow, according to South Korean newspaper Chosun. There are also annual springtime drills. -South Korea alliance is the US troops stationed in South Korea and the joint U.S.
Real Madrid Have Announced Their New Manager
They also scored 36 goals, and their form means they are one of the favourites ahead of the tournament in Russian Federation . It remains to be seen if he will head to Real as a World Cup victor , though Spain's squad is stocked with exciting talent.
God of War is Getting a New Game Plus Mode
Such is the quality of the experience, owners have been demanding more from Sony, with the number one request being New Game+. However, Sony did say that New Game+ will provide a higher difficulty to not make it a complete cakewalk.
Vivo's concept Apex is real and it could be your Nex phone
No word on global availability - the press release just says that it will be available in China but we knew that from the start. Vivo has also incorporated the fingerprint sensor in the display, much like the Vivo X21 , that was launched in India recently.
OPEC sees ‘considerable uncertainty’ in oil market
In top importer China, overseas crude purchases remain above 9 million bpd, despite a recent dip away from records. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures edged up 0.17% to $66.21 a barrel.
Trump responds to viral G-7 photo
American National Security Advisor John Bolton, however, offered a different interpretation of the photograph. Trump said at a press conference in Singapore . "Ask this great lady".