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Beto O'Rourke Shifts Gears, Goes Full Offense In Ted Cruz Attack Ads
The Texas Democrat addresses health care, education and immigration in ads slamming Cruz's policies.
GOP Candidate Threatens To ‘Stomp’ Opponent’s Face ‘With Golf Spikes’
Pennsylvania’s Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Wagner is facing criticism after issuing a graphic threat against Democratic incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf.
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Arizona Republican's Siblings Endorse His Opponent In Brutal Ads
For Rep. Paul Gosar, it's not all in the family.
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'Racist Attack' Stirs Democratic Feud In Michigan Governor's Race
Democrats are questioning the eligibility of progressive underdog Abdul El-Sayed, who would be the first Muslim state leader in the U.S.
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‘SNL’ Sketch From 1998 Foreshadows Trump’s Obsession With Hillary
Who knew post-election campaigning was a thing? "SNL," apparently.
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Virginia's GOP Governor Hopeful Takes Aim At Voting Rights Again
“I characterize this stage of the race like trench warfare,” says a Virginia politics watcher.
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Where The Trump/Russia Investigations Stand
We break down the major headlines on the multiple probes into whether President Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia.
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Hillary's Book Deepens Democrats' Divisions
Executive Director, The Labor Institute
So much for party unity in a time of peril.
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Crowded Field Of Alabama Candidates Fight For Open Seat In Senate
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By Sara Swann Nineteen candidates are contesting tomorrow’s primary for Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ old seat as U.S. Senator
The Plight Of Giving John McCain His Hero Cape Back
D'Arcy Brishon Carter
John McCain is still sleeping on the couch to me. But after Friday, I may give him a pillow and a blanket.
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Trump Allies Reportedly Planning To Defend Trump Jr. By Digging Up Dirt On Reporters
President Donald Trump's attacks on the free press continue.
The Legacy Of 'Swiftboat'
Technologist / Business Leader / Author
Since the political smear campaign of 2004, the term has come into common use.
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Nancy Pelosi, Paul Ryan Get Mixed Marks From Their Parties
And more of the latest polling news.
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With All Eyes On Georgia, You May Have Missed This Even Closer Race
"This is about as badly as Republicans could possibly perform," one pundit said.
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Deserved Or Not, Georgia House Race Will Have Consequences
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
No matter which side wins, the danger for them politically can be summed up in one word: overconfidence.
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