Jacob Bliss

Articles by Jacob Bliss

NRCC Hauls in More Campaign Cash Than the DCCC in May

The House Democrat campaign arm, the Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) has been outraised by its Republican counterpart in the month of May, as they are both looking to ramp up to fight for the House majority in the midterms. 

An employee at a money changer counts USD 100 bills in Manila on October 25, 2012. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

Ted Cruz Blasts CDC, Fauci on Politicizing Mask Mandates

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz (TX) during a committee hearing Wednesday slammed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Dr. Anthony Fauci for politicizing mask mandates during the Chinese coronavirus pandemic.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 12: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) gestures as he speaks during a news conference on the U.S. Southern Border and President Joe Biden’s immigration policies, in the Hart Senate Office Building on May 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas will testify on May …

Survey: 1 in 3 Election Officials Feel Unsafe

A survey conducted on local election officials by the Brennan Center for Justice found that roughly one-third of the officials have felt unsafe due to their job.

Absentee ballots are processed at the central counting board, Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Maine to Start Paying Back to Work Bonus

Maine’s Democrat Gov. Janet Mills announced the “Back To Work” program Monday, which will give people who join the workforce a one-time payment, administered by the state’s Department of Labor and the Department of Economic and Community Development. 

Olivia Gray waits for customers at the Rose Eden and Lobster restaurant on July 08, 2019 in Bar Harbor, Maine. Maine’s lobsters are the most valuable commercial fishery in the state and the largest lobster fishery in the United States. Studies indicate that since 1982, temperatures in the Gulf of …

Report: YouTube to Ban Various Masthead Ads

YouTube will reportedly stop accepting alcohol sales, gambling, prescription drugs, election, and political ad for its masthead, the widely visible rectangle across the top of the homepage.

A YouTube sign is seen at YouTube's corporate headquarters during an active shooter situation in San Bruno, California on April 03, 2018. Gunshots erupted at YouTube's offices in California Tuesday, sparking a panicked escape by employees and a massive police response, before the shooter -- a woman -- apparently committed …