Author: Mike Emanuel

Republicans’ Senate majority in jeopardy? Tight races raise alarm

FOX NEWS This was expected to be an easier year for Senate Republicans. Democrats were supposed to be playing defense as Senate candidates ran in conservative states that President Trump handily won two years ago. But for Republican leaders seeking to maintain control of the Senate, some races are becoming a little too close for comfort. A prime example is Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a former presidential candidate who is now fighting to hold on to his seat. “We’ve got a fight on our hands,” Cruz said. “The extreme left, they’re angry, they’re energized and they are filled with...

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Michael Cohen resigns from post as deputy chair of RNC Finance Committee

FOX NEWS U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen arrives at his hotel in New York City, U.S., May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid – RC1F552A4C80 Michael Cohen, the beleaguered former personal attorney for President Trump, has stepped down from his post as deputy finance chair of the Republican National Committee’s Finance Committee amid the ongoing federal investigation into his business dealings. In a letter to RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel, Cohen cited the ongoing investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller and one by the Southern District of New York as reasons for his resignation. An RNC official confirmed the...

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