Former N.Y. Gov Andrew Cuomo Releases Ad Attacking A.G. Letitia James

Disgraced former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) released an ad against the state’s Attorney General Letitia James (D) suggesting that he was the victim of a political attack referencing the sexual misconduct allegations that drove him to resign from his position last year. An investigation conducted by James’ office found that he had sexually harassed 11 women. The cases were dropped following a district attorney’s decision to decline prosecution in a case dealing with an accusation of groping from a former aide, which was the most serious case against Cuomo. The others, which included accusat...

North Carolina says it can block Madison Cawthorn from ballot if he took part in insurrection

On Monday, the North Carolina State Board of Elections released a court filing that said it had the power to block Rep. Madison Cawthorn(R-North Carolina) from running for another term. They stated that they could do this under the “disqualification act” found in Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment. “States have long enforced age and residency requirements, without question and with very few if any legal challenges,” the board wrote. “The State has the same authority to police which candidates should or should not be disqualified per Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment.” The case is still ...