Listen to "Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network" on Spreaker.

Youngest elected official, former pro wrestler turned gubernatorial candidate among top 17 Illinoisans to remember in 2017

CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — An 18-year-old high school senior who became the youngest elected official for a local office and a former professional wrestler turned Libertarian gubernatorial candidate have earned a spot on the top 17 Illinoisans to remember from the year 2017. The compiled list by Patch Illinois editor Tim Moran highlights More...

by Jake Leonard | Published 7 months ago
By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Libertarian Party: Private-sector sexual misconduct punished while politicians let off easy

WASHINGTON (Heartland Newsfeed/Libertarian National Committee) — Sexual misconduct has long been a problem in both the public and private spheres, but today there is a stark difference between intolerance More...

By Reuters On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Alabama Senator-elect Jones not joining Democratic calls for Trump resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Democrat Doug Jones, who scored an upset victory last week in the U.S. Senate race in Alabama, said on Sunday he did not believe President Donald Trump needed to resign over sexual misconduct More...

By Associated Press On Saturday, December 16th, 2017

After Alabama Senate special election, abortion issues takes backseat in 2018

ATLANTA (AP) — Alabama, one of the most conservative states in the country, with one of the most evangelical electorates, is sending an abortion-rights supporter to the U.S. Senate, despite GOP efforts to More...

By Associated Press On Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Moore tells supporters Senate race “battle is NOT OVER”

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Republican Roy Moore on Friday told supporters that the “battle is not over” in Alabama’s Senate race even though President Donald Trump and others have called More...

By Reuters On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Trump to Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore: ‘It’s time to concede’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump called on fellow Republican Roy Moore on Friday to concede to Democrat Doug Jones in the Alabama U.S. Senate race, following the party’s stinging loss in the More...

By United Press International On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Roy Moore persistent, refuses to concede defeat in Alabama Senate race

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (UPI) — Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore is refusing to concede Tuesday’s election, and has issued a video statement where he speaks of the nation’s declining morality. During More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Alabama SoS Merrill: It’s unlikely Senate outcome changes

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s election chief says it is doubtful the outcome of the state’s U.S. Senate race will change, even as Republican Roy Moore looks to a possible recount. “It More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Things to know about Alabama’s new US Senator, Doug Jones

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Doug Jones, a Democrat who once prosecuted two Ku Klux Klansmen in a deadly church bombing and has now broken the Republican lock grip on Alabama, is the state’s new U.S. senator. Here More...

By Associated Press On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
1 Comment

Roy Moore avoids spotlight, questions following allegations of sexual misconduct

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has been a rare sight on the traditional campaign trail in the days ahead of a critical U.S. Senate race. He’s appeared at only a handful More...