Michael Patrick Leahy

Michael Patrick Leahy

Letter Demanding Retraction Draws Attention to Investments by McCready’s Firm in Projects That Used Parts from Chinese Companies

A law firm representing Double Time Capital, the investment fund co-founded by Dan McCready, the Democratic nominee in the upcoming special election in North Carolina’s Ninth Congressional District, sent a letter on Wednesday to the Congressional Leadership Fund (CLF) demanding that it retract recent statements about McCready’s company.

Ninth Congressional district Democratic candidate speaks during a news conference in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 15, 2019. McCready faces Republican Dan Bishop, as well as Libertarian and Green candidates, on Sept. 10. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Canada Expansion: #RedforEd Goes International

The #RedforEd teachers movement has gone international. Elementary public school teachers in Toronto, Canada and other locations in Ontario held walk-in protests at elementary schools throughout the province on Thursday to demonstrate their opposition to Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s education budget.

Thousands of Arizona teachers march through downtown Phoenix on their way to the State Capitol as part of a rally for the #REDforED movement on April 26, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. Teachers state-wide staged a walkout strike on Thursday in support of better wages and state funding for public schools. …

Gregory Murphy NC-03 Campaign Calls PAC’s Attack Ad ‘Full of Lies’

The Republican runoff primary in North Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District special election heated up on Monday when the attorney for the State Rep. Gregory Murphy’s campaign sent a memorandum to local television stations asking them to stop running “false advertising being aired on your station” by a newly formed PAC, WFW Action Fund, the political arm of Winning for Women.

PAC Attack Ad on Murphy

Poll: NC-09 Special Congressional Election a Statistical Tie

A poll released last week by JMC Analytical shows that the September special election in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District between Democrat Dan McCready and Republican State Senator Dan Bishop is a statistical tie.

Christian Cantrell, an 18 year old casts his vote for the first time in Charlotte, North Carolina on November 6, 2018. - Americans started voting Tuesday in critical midterm elections that mark the first major voter test of Donald Trump's controversial presidency, with control of Congress at stake. About three …

Trump 2020 Campaign Plan to Hold Battleground States with Message of Thriving Economy

Trump campaign spokesperson Kayleigh McEnany told Breitbart’s Washington editor Matt Boyle on Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Saturday that the president’s re-election team will hold down the key battleground states of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Pennsylvania in 2020 by clearly articulating the Trump administration’s accomplishments in creating a thriving economy.

Kayleigh McEnany

Tennessee Teachers to Protest School Vouchers Bill

The Tennessee Education Association is planning to protest on Monday against a modest school voucher bill using Education Savings Accounts (ESAs) proposed by Gov. Bill Lee, a Republican, and currently under consideration by the Tennessee General Assembly.

The Associated Press

#RedforEd Teachers in Maine to Lobby for Right to Strike

The #RedforEd movement is now targeting the state of Maine, where teachers plan to converge on the state capital of Augusta on April 17 to support the passage of a bill that would grant them the right to strike.

Thousands of Arizona teachers march through downtown Phoenix on their way to the State Capitol as part of a rally for the #REDforED movement on April 26, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. Teachers state-wide staged a walkout strike on Thursday in support of better wages and state funding for public schools. …