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Category: 2018 Elections

Ugly Feuds, “Drunken Stupidity,” Paul McCartney, and a Race That Could Flip Congress

Hans Keirstead (left) and Harley Rouda (right), Democratic candidates in California’s 48th district. Mother Jones illustration. Damian Dovarganes/AP; Getty; Chris Pizzello/AP; Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call/Newscom via ZUMA Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The race for veteran Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher’s Southern California seat is getting nastier as the June 5…

Missouri Might Impeach Its Governor Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

J.B. Forbes/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. A St. Louis prosecutor dropped a felony invasion-of-privacy charge against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens earlier this week. But the governor’s troubles are far from over. As the Missouri legislative season came to a close last night in Jefferson City, representatives in the GOP-controlled legislature convened…