By Hastings Wyman –
Gov. Henry McMaster (R), who succeeded to the governorship when President Trump appointed then-Gov. Nikki Haley (R) ambassador to the United Nations, failed to win a majority in the Republican Primary last week. McMaster had a plurality – 42% – but businessman and Marine veteran John Warren came in second with 28%, so the two will meet in a June 26 runoff.read more
On Monday morning, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell huddled with a few top aides at the National Republican Senatorial Committee’s Capitol Hill headquarters — but the 2018 midterms weren’t on the agenda.
By Alex Isenstadt (Politico) –
In the end, it wasn’t the Appalachian Trail that brought down Mark Sanford. It was President Donald Trump.
The VA Mission Bill, which is designed to expand health care access for American veterans and create greater accountability at the Department of Veterans Affairs, is now law.
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — GOP Rep. Mark Sanford has spent the past three years torching President Donald Trump, firmly establishing himself as a staunch critic of the commander-in-chief who, unlike so many others in his party, never came around.
Last month U.S. Senator David Perdue and like-minded senators penned a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging him to keep the Senate in session to work on their legislative agenda. A month later and their wish has been granted.
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