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A Primary Backer Of Georgia's Strict Anti-Abortion Law Is Running For Congress
Republican state Sen. Renee Unterman, who shepherded the abortion ban through her chamber, said Thursday she's running in Georgia's 7th District.
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Valerie Plame Left Washington A Spy. She Wants Back In As A Congresswoman.
“I want to serve my country again,” says the former CIA operative turned Democratic candidate from New Mexico.
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Trump Complains About GOP Incumbents Who Didn't Embrace Him And Lost
“Mia Love gave me no love. And she lost,” the president said. “Too bad. Sorry about that, Mia.”
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GOP Rep. Claudia Tenney Loses Re-election To Democrat Anthony Brindisi
A top ally of President Donald Trump lost her New York congressional seat after one term.
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Pennsylvania No Longer Has An All-Male Congressional Delegation
The state has never had more than two women in Congress at any time during its history, but after the midterms, it will have at least four.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wins, Becoming Youngest Woman Ever Elected To Congress
Progressive newcomer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is one of several barrier-breaking women of color headed to Congress.
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April Freeman, Florida Democratic Congressional Candidate, Dies Unexpectedly
Freeman, 54, had been running in the state's 17th Congressional District.
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Women Shatter Records In 2018 Primary Elections
More women won their primaries for the House and Senate than ever before.
Republican Questions Native American Opponent's Ethnicity In Bizarre Fox Interview
New Mexico state Rep. Janice Arnold-Jones suggests Democratic rival Deb Haaland isn't Native American because she didn't grow up on a reservation.
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Progressives Will Lead Democrats In Some Of 2018’s Biggest Contests
With Andrew Gillum’s primary victory in Florida’s gubernatorial race, progressives have a chance to prove they know how to win in the midterms.
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Virginia Democrats Want Congressional Candidate Booted From Ballot
The party filed a lawsuit to block Shaun Brown amid an investigation into suspicious signatures collected on her behalf.
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Top GOP Congressman's Son Gives Money To Democrat Running For Father's Seat
Rep. Bob Goodlatte's son is hoping to help turn Virginia blue in November.
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Ohio Special Election For U.S. House Seat Is Too Close To Call
Republican Troy Balderson is ahead in the 12th District, but the race has not been officially called.
CULTURE & ARTS
What's Bigfoot's Dick Like? And Other Questions Inspired By Denver Riggleman (NSFW)
Erotica writers consulted about the alleged obsession of a GOP congressional candidate in Virginia agree that Bigfoot is, well, big. But not racist.
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These 2018 Primaries Are Worth Watching
The Trump factor figures in upcoming GOP primaries. Democrats, meanwhile, are testing the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez playbook for progressive victory.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Conservative TV Host Saying She's Not From Bronx
John Cardillo tried to discredit the congressional candidate and Twitter went wild.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wants Ayanna Pressley To Be The Next Triumphant Underdog
“Vote her in next, Massachusetts,” the 28-year-old House candidate tweeted about Pressley.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says She Would Support Trump Impeachment
“I think that we have the grounds to do it,” the 28-year-old House candidate said.
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Conservative Democrat Wins Primary In New Jersey House Seat
State Sen. Jeff Van Drew’s positions on guns and other social issues rankled activists.
Alabama Democrat Running For Congress Appears To Be Violating Licensing Law
Adia McClellan Winfrey has been presenting herself as a clinical psychologist. But she's never been licensed. In Alabama, where she's running, that's against the law.
Mike Pence's Brother Wins Primary Race For Vice President's Former House Seat
Greg Pence, a former Marine with no previous political experience, has campaigned on much the same agenda as his younger brother.
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Republicans Are Scrambling To Save An Arizona House Seat In GOP Territory
In a special election, Democrats see a shot at long-term gains in the red state.
This Black Muslim Attorney Isn't Just Running For Congress. She's Fighting For The Soul Of The Resistance.
“The question that startles me the most is when people say to me, 'How will you work with white people?'”
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Republicans Got Greedy With Gerrymandering. Now It's Coming Back To Haunt Them.
"It just was so nakedly partisan."
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Trump Claims Credit For Shock Dem Win In Pennsylvania
Trump claimed he “lifted" GOP candidate Rick Saccone's margin, even though Saccone had been expected to easily win the traditionally red district.
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