Chuck Schumer wants GOP to delay tax vote until Doug Jones is seated

Chuck Schumer will call Wednesday for Republicans to delay the final vote on their tax bill until Doug Jones is seated Jones, a Democrat, is the projected winner of Alabama's special Senate election Jones' presence during a tax vote could potentially derail the Republican policy goal   Chuck Schumer is pushing for Republicans to pump … Continue reading Chuck Schumer wants GOP to delay tax vote until Doug Jones is seated

Charles Barkley on Jones projected win: ‘This is a wake-up call for Democrats’

Washington (CNN)Former NBA player Charles Barkley said Tuesday night that Democrat Doug Jones' victory is "a wake-up call for Democrats." Speaking to CNN's Jake Tapper from Jones' election night party, Barkley said Democrats have "taken the black vote and the poor vote for granted for a long time." "It's time for them to get off … Continue reading Charles Barkley on Jones projected win: ‘This is a wake-up call for Democrats’

6 things to watch in the Alabama Senate election Tuesday

This from the category of "things you never thought you'd hear": There is U.S. Senate race in Alabama this week that is neck-and-neck. Here are six things to watch in a race that pits firebrand conservative Roy Moore against first-time Democratic candidate Doug Jones: <h3>Huntsville</h3> Alabama is a heavily Republican state — Donald Trump beat … Continue reading 6 things to watch in the Alabama Senate election Tuesday