Mccauley Whyte

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DeSantis Seems A Popular Lead For 2024, Straw Survey Reveals

Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis came out on top of an approval voting straw poll held at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver, Colorado, Saturday. The poll shows governor and former President Donald Trump neck-and-neck, with DeSantis coming out ahead by less than 3%. Participants of the poll voted for 31 potential presidential candidates that…

‘Does That Seem like Not Taking It Resting?’: Dana Celebration Challenges Biden’s National Security Advisor On Pressing China

CNN anchor Dana Bash challenged National Security adviser Jake Sullivan Sunday on President Joe Biden’s plan to put pressure on the Chinese Communist Party. Bash spoke with Sullivan on Sunday’s broadcast of “State of the Union” and asked for specifics on what the Biden administration would do to ensure cooperation from the Chinese government in…

‘I’m Not Going To Be Obtained’: Lindsey Graham Blasts Democrats For Threatening To Modification The Guidelines If They Can’t Win Votes

Republican South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham went after Democrats Sunday for what he believed was their strategy to change the Senate rules if they couldn’t win votes. Graham spoke on “Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace” about the possibility that Democrats could change the threshold for the filibuster or get rid of it altogether. (RELATED:…

Maxine Waters Claims Trump Project Assisted Arrange Capitol Riot

Democratic California Rep. Maxine Waters claimed Saturday that members of former President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign had helped to organize the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol. Waters claimed to Jim Acosta on CNN that she had been “told” that organizing for the riot had been going on within the Trump campaign. She further claimed…

56 Home Republicans Contact Biden To Fire Harris From Border Crisis Function

Fifty-six House Republicans are urging President Joe Biden Thursday to remove Vice President Kamala Harris from her role in handling the border crisis. Republican Wisconsin Rep. Glenn Grothman is leading the charge, noted on Twitter that Harris has yet to visit the border. Harris was tapped by Biden to lead the administration’s response to the…

Massachusetts rep calls 21 Republicans ‘cowards’ for voting against honoring law enforcement working during the Capitol riot

Massachusetts Rep. Jim McGovern called some of his GOP colleagues "cowards" in an interview with WBZ-TV. 21 House Republicans voted against honoring law enforcement who worked during the January 6 riot at the US Capitol. "There's something that's terribly wrong with the Republican party," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Massachusetts Rep.…

Trading the Fed, plus insights from a 99th-percentile fund manager

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Investing stories from deputy editor Joe Ciolli. Please subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every week. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Hello and welcome to Insider Investing. I'm Joe Ciolli, and I'm here to guide you through the current market and investing landscape. Here's what's on the docket:…

Texas power companies automatically raised the temperature of customers’ smart thermostats in the middle of a heatwave

Texas power companies remotely adjusted the temperature of customers' smart thermometers, KHOU 11 reported. Customers had unknowingly enrolled in a promotion letting companies raise the temperature to save energy. Texas regulators asked residents last week to conserve energy amid an early summer heat wave. See more stories on Insider's business page. Texas power companies heated…

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