Hof, 72, was running for a state Assembly seat.
Patrick Bumatay is the second openly gay person to be nominated by Trump to be a federal judge.
"There is widespread concern that the president is actually extracting reprisals on the media for coverage he considers unfavorable," said a PEN organization head.
"We're just praying to God they find Jayme OK," a relative says.
"This is getting kids killed all over the country," Officer Peter Casuccio tells an 11-year-old and a 13-year-old after stopping them on Saturday.