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Where Senate Candidates Outperformed Biden and Trump

Where Senate Candidates Outperformed Biden and Trump

With Senator Catherine Cortez Masto’s victory in Nevada, Democrats will retain Senate control next year, even if Republicans win a …

Where the Midterms Mattered Most for Abortion Access

Where the Midterms Mattered Most for Abortion Access

This article will be updated to include final results and other developments. The first election to put abortion rights to …

See Which 2020 Election Deniers and Skeptics Won in the Midterm Elections

See Which 2020 Election Deniers and Skeptics Won in the Midterm Elections

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What Time Do the Polls Close? A State-by-State Guide

What Time Do the Polls Close? A State-by-State Guide

The polls will close over a seven-hour period on Tuesday, starting at 6 p.m. Eastern time in parts of Indiana …

How Diverse Are the Candidates in the Midterm Elections?

How Diverse Are the Candidates in the Midterm Elections?

After a pair of triumphant elections for women and people of color in American politics, in which records were smashed …

How Republicans Fed a Misinformation Loop About the Pelosi Attack

How Republicans Fed a Misinformation Loop About the Pelosi Attack

WASHINGTON — Within hours of the brutal attack last month on Paul Pelosi, the husband of the speaker of the …

Hey, New Yorkers: Meet Your Neighborhood’s New Congressional District

Hey, New Yorkers: Meet Your Neighborhood’s New Congressional District

All 50 states drew new congressional districts this year, but almost nowhere has the process been as contentious — or …

How Election Lies Took Over the Republican Ticket Nationwide

How Election Lies Took Over the Republican Ticket Nationwide

Hundreds of Republican midterm candidates have questioned or spread misinformation about the 2020 election. Hundreds of Republican midterm candidates have …

With Control of the Senate in Play, These Are the Races to Watch

With Control of the Senate in Play, These Are the Races to Watch

With the Senate knotted at 50-50 for each party, Republican control is only one seat away. But this election season …

How Republicans Could Win Control of the House

How Republicans Could Win Control of the House

The political winds that once favored Republicans in the coming midterm elections appear to have shifted in the Democrats’ favor, …

The ‘Cost’ of Voting in America: A Look at Where It’s Easiest and Hardest

The ‘Cost’ of Voting in America: A Look at Where It’s Easiest and Hardest

Voters in New Hampshire and Mississippi face the highest personal cost in the country in terms of the time and …

Law Enforcement Funding Package Splits Democrats Ahead of Midterm Elections

Law Enforcement Funding Package Splits Democrats Ahead of Midterm Elections

WASHINGTON — Legislation to increase funding for local police departments has hit a snag on Capitol Hill amid deep Democratic …

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The many bad signs for Trump after his 2024 launch

The many bad signs for Trump after his 2024 launch

Comment on this story Comment Former president Donald Trump launched his campaign to return to the White House in 2024 …

Trump’s call to set aside the Constitution raises a question: Why now?

Trump’s call to set aside the Constitution raises a question: Why now?

Comment on this story Comment From the first moments after polls closed on Nov. 3, 2020, Donald Trump has been …

What Georgia’s past two Senate contests tell us about the runoff

What Georgia’s past two Senate contests tell us about the runoff

Updated December 5, 2022 at 6:12 a.m. EST|Published December 5, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EST Shift in Warnock’s two-party vote …

Democrats try to salvage Manchin’s side deal on energy projects

Democrats try to salvage Manchin’s side deal on energy projects

Comment on this story Comment The push by Sen. Joe Manchin III to overhaul the nation’s permitting process for infrastructure …

Final push for votes in Ga. runoff tests parties’ sway in battleground

Final push for votes in Ga. runoff tests parties’ sway in battleground

Comment on this story Comment DULUTH, Ga. — Steve Williams is the type of voter Republicans have been working furiously …

Congress eyes end to military coronavirus vaccine mandate

Congress eyes end to military coronavirus vaccine mandate

Comment on this story Comment Congress is exploring whether to jettison a coronavirus vaccine mandate on military service members as …

Wedding websites are the latest gay rights battleground in Colorado

Wedding websites are the latest gay rights battleground in Colorado

Comment on this story Comment LITTLETON, Colo. — When the Supreme Court ruled narrowly in 2018 for a Colorado baker …

White House rebukes Trump’s suggestion to suspend Constitution over 2020 election

White House rebukes Trump’s suggestion to suspend Constitution over 2020 election

Comment on this story Comment The White House issued a stern rebuke on Saturday after former president Donald Trump suggested …

Senate campaign hits fever pitch in final days of Georgia runoff

Senate campaign hits fever pitch in final days of Georgia runoff

Comment on this story Comment ATLANTA — Republican Herschel Walker — known largely for his star football career with the …

Democratic governors riding high on election results as 2024 looms

Democratic governors riding high on election results as 2024 looms

Comment on this story Comment NEW ORLEANS — As Democratic governors descended on the Ritz-Carlton Hotel here for their annual …

‘Everybody’s a Joe Manchin.’ A GOP moderate looks ahead to a very narrowly divided House

‘Everybody’s a Joe Manchin.’ A GOP moderate looks ahead to a very narrowly divided House

Comment on this story Comment Rep. David Joyce (R-Ohio) woke up thoroughly depressed one late June morning earlier this year. …

The top 10 Democratic presidential candidates for 2024, ranked

The top 10 Democratic presidential candidates for 2024, ranked

Comment on this story Comment There was a time very recently when two states had a reputation for deciding American …

Politico

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Trump denies he suggested ‘termination’ of Constitution, without deleting post

Trump denies he suggested ‘termination’ of Constitution, without deleting post

Former President Donald Trump on Monday denied he wanted to “‘terminate’ the Constitution,” two days after suggesting “the termination of …

Cheney calls Trump ‘enemy of the Constitution’ after he proposes terminating it

Cheney calls Trump ‘enemy of the Constitution’ after he proposes terminating it

“Not a single conservative can legitimately support him, and not a single supporter can be called a conservative,” Kinzinger said. …

‘One of the oldest hatreds’: Netanyahu sees new source of antisemitism

‘One of the oldest hatreds’: Netanyahu sees new source of antisemitism

Both Fuentes and Ye, better known as Kanye West, have made a litany of antisemitic statements. Other figures, including basketball …

What happened when Biden and the Royals came to Boston

What happened when Biden and the Royals came to Boston

A grinning Biden was met with a standing ovation and a “we love you, Joe” at the International Brotherhood of …

‘A deranged Anti-semite’: GOP outraged at Ye’s latest horror show

‘A deranged Anti-semite’: GOP outraged at Ye’s latest horror show

Republicans who once seemed to revel in associating with the rapper and his vocal support for Trumpism, have grimaced as …

Parler halts intent of sale to Kanye West, parent company announces

Parler halts intent of sale to Kanye West, parent company announces

“Every human being has something of value that they brought to the table, especially Hitler,” Ye said during an interview …

GOP lawmakers mostly decline to condemn Trump over white supremacist meeting

GOP lawmakers mostly decline to condemn Trump over white supremacist meeting

Trump’s vice president joined several GOP members of Congress in blasting Trump’s dinner last week with Fuentes, who has often …

The GOP’s great Trump reckoning begins at the state party level

The GOP’s great Trump reckoning begins at the state party level

Barletta may have personal reasons for ditching Trump. The former president endorsed his opponent in the GOP primary for governor …

Donald Trump dined with white nationalist, Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes

Donald Trump dined with white nationalist, Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes

“This past week, Kanye West called me to have dinner at Mar-a-Lago,” he wrote. “Shortly thereafter, he unexpectedly showed up …

Musk says granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts

Musk says granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts

Musk used the same Latin phrase after posting a similar poll last last weekend before reinstating the account of former …

Black mayors are leading the nation’s biggest cities for the first time

Black mayors are leading the nation’s biggest cities for the first time

This marks the first time these major metropolises will simultaneously be led by African Americans — and it may be …

Biden’s generation is ceding the stage as he plots his next act

Biden’s generation is ceding the stage as he plots his next act

While there has been simmering tension within the Democratic Party about making a generational change, Biden’s fate appears to be …