Jacob Bliss

Articles by Jacob Bliss

Former Democrat Rep. Gil Cisneros Takes Biden Pentagon Post over Running for Congress Again

Former California Democrat Rep. Gil Cisneros (D-CA) was nominated by President Joe Biden, Monday for under secretary of defense for personnel and readiness at the Department of Defense. The move comes as yet another setback for House Democrats, who had hoped he would — as he had been signaling he might — run for his old seat, which he lost in 2020 to a Republican.

FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2019, file photo, Rep. Gil Cisneros, D-Calif., speaks as the House of Representatives debate the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump at the Capitol in Washington. Cisneros is facing a challenge from Young Kim for California's 39th Congressional District. California’s tarnished Republican Party …

Nikki Haley on 2024: ‘I Would Not Run If President Trump Ran’

Nikki Haley, the former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations under President Donald Trump and former Governor of South Carolina, said Monday she would not start a 2024 White House bid until the former President decides to run again or not. 

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA - OCTOBER 12: Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley (R) speaks at a campaign event for U.S. Sen. Martha McSally (R-AZ) on October 12, 2020 in Scottsdale, Arizona. McSally is looking to gain ground against Democratic Senate candidate and retired astronaut Mark Kelly, who, according to reports, is leading …