HOTLINE EXTRA: Hogan Refuses to Deploy Troops to U.S.-Mexico Border

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan
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June 19, 2018, 8 p.m.

Hogan reverses National Guard decision

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, who is running for reelection, joined fellow GOP Gov. Charlie Baker of Massachusetts in reversing his decision to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border. “Until this policy of separating children from their families has been rescinded, Maryland will not deploy any National Guard resources to the border,” Hogan tweeted.

Trump campaign manager slams Sessions

President Trump’s 2020 campaign manager, Brad Parscale, called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be fired Tuesday after the release of the recent Inspector General’s report that focused on the Justice Department and the FBI. “End the Mueller investigation,” Parscale tweeted. “The IG report gives @RealDonaldTrump the truth to end it all.”

NCL PAC drops $1.15M in Nevada governor race

The Nevada Conservation League PAC will spend $1.15 million attacking Republican gubernatorial nominee Adam Laxalt for his support from the Koch brothers and oil companies. The campaign includes an English and Spanish television ad airing in Reno and Las Vegas, and a Spanish digital ad. The NCL also endorsed Democratic nominee Steve Sisolak.


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