Ex-San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin to run Berkeley Law criminal justice center

Former San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin, a controversial progressive prosecutor who was impeached by voters last year over her crime-mitigating policies, heads up the new Criminal Justice Center at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. Boudin, 42, was appointed executive director of the school’s Center for Criminal Law and Justice. He made […]

Jim Justice Leads Joe Manchin in West Virginia Survey

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R-WV) leading double digits over Democratic Sen. was found in the survey. “It’s time for Republicans to take control of the Senate,” said Justice, who jumped into the Senate race in April. leading He trails the incumbent by 22 percentage points among registered voters. A majority of 54 percent supported […]

Justice tops Manchin by 22 points in new poll on Senate race

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice (R) has a 22-point lead over incumbent Senator Joe Manchin (V.) in the 2024 virtual Senate matchup. According to polls. A new poll of West Virginia registered voters conducted by the Center for Research and Research at the University of East Carolina shows Justice leading Manchin 54% to 32% in […]

Virginia leftist prosecutors face reelection challenges amid criminal justice reform controversy

Three northern Virginia prosecutors who took office four years ago as progressive reformers face major challenges in next month’s elections. Virginia’s June 20 Democratic primary could shed light on whether suburban voters are still embracing the criminal justice reforms that propelled them to the presidency. Challengers in the Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun counties have largely […]