Liz Truss faces her party faithful after a disastrous week. Many Conservatives fear defeat looms at UK’s next election

Liz Truss faces her party faithful after a disastrous week.  Many Conservatives fear defeat looms at UK's next election

London CNN — Liz Truss’ first full week as British Prime Minister has not been an easy one. It began with the pound crashing to its lowest level in decades following her government’s mini-budget last Friday. It ended with her meeting the UK’s independent financial forecaster and having to explain herself after a week of … Read more

Conservative activists in Georgia wage campaign to purge voter rolls ahead of November’s election

Conservative activists in Georgia wage campaign to purge voter rolls ahead of November's election

CNN — One morning in late August, Zach Manifold showed up at his job running the elections office in Gwinnett County, Georgia, to find eight boxes waiting, all filled with documents challenging the eligibility of tens of thousands of people to cast ballots. It was the physical manifestation of a law passed by the Republican-controlled … Read more