Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage Sunday, a hard-fought compromise less ambitious than President Joe Biden’s original domestic vision but one that still meets deep-rooted party goals of slowing global warming, moderating pharmaceutical costs and taxing immense corporations.
A new and largely anonymous super PAC this week gave $723,943 to support the campaign of Christian podcaster and public speaker Heidi St. John. Fellow challenger Joe Kent described the move as sabotaging the wishes of conservative voters.
Oregon was one of just six states to gain an additional U.S. House seat following the 2020 census. But the issue of abortion could complicate GOP efforts to win in a district many observers saw tilting toward the Democrats even before the controversial U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade.