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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2023-09-24 -- new jersey (4), sen bob (3), menendez indicted (3), going menendez (3), bob menendez (3)

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Rep. Andy Kim Primaries Indicted Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez

After Sen. Bob Menendez was indicted for bribery, and refused to resign, Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) has announced a primary campaign to challenge him for his Senate seat.

DNC chair slams McCarthy as ‘most inept speaker’ in his lifetime

Democratic National Committee (DNC) chair Jaime Harrison said he thinks “history will show” House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) as “the most inept Speaker of the House in my lifetime.” Harrison…

McCarthy Is Giving Hard-Right Republicans What They Want. But It Never Seems To Be Enough.

Speaker Kevin McCarthy has turned to a strategy that so far has preserved his tenuous hold on House leadership, but also marked his tenure by chaos.

For Egypt, Menendez Was Key to Access to Billions in U.S. Aid

When the annual allotment of up to $1.3 billion faltered even a sliver, Egypt found an ally in Senator Robert J. Menendez, who on Friday was indicted on bribery charges tied to Egypt.

Fetterman calls for Menendez to resign

Menendez was indicted for accepting bribes Friday.

Menendez unravels: Andy Kim will run against him

Kim was the first Democrat from the New Jersey congressional delegation to say the senator should step down.

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