Category: Politics

Joy Villa launches exploratory committee to run for Congress in Florida

Joy Villa, the singer who wore a Make America Great Again-themed dress to the 2017 Grammy Awards, announced Wednesday she has launched an exploratory committee for a congressional run for the state of Florida.


Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore

Doug Jones, a Democrat, won the special election on Tuesday to fill the United States Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions, now the attorney general. Mr. Jones aimed to create a lead in the urban counties that include Birmingham and Montgomery, and across a band of largely black counties. Strong support for Roy S. Moore, the Republican, was expected in rural, mostly white parts of the state and in its northern half.