Two GOP incumbents vow to run in redrawn West Virginia district

Two GOP incumbents vow to run in redrawn West Virginia district

This post was originally published on this siteRedistricting in West Virginia is pitting two GOP House incumbents against each other in a newly drawn district, the first instance of the process forcing two lawmakers to run against each other as a result of new lines informed by the 2020 census.&…

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Indivisible launches project to protect Democratic incumbents in 2022

Indivisible launches project to protect Democratic incumbents in 2022

This post was originally published on this siteIndivisible, one of the country’s largest and most influential progressive groups, announced on Friday a new program dedicated to protecting a select slate of endangered Democratic congressional incumbents — seven House members and Georgia’s Sen. Raphael Warnock — ahead of next year’s midterm...

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Why is Virginia so important to Democrats? Heated governor’s race tests party, Biden before 2022 midterms

Why is Virginia so important to Democrats? Heated governor’s race tests party, Biden before 2022 midterms

This post was originally published on this siteThe outcome could determine whether McAuliffe’s campaign is a blueprint for vulnerable Democrats or a warning sign for what’s to come.     

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Georgia judge tosses suit to inspect Fulton ballots after investigations confirm no fraud

Georgia judge tosses suit to inspect Fulton ballots after investigations confirm no fraud

This post was originally published on this site A judge dismissed a lawsuit Wednesday that aimed to discredit Fulton County absentee ballots, the latest in a string of lawsuits challenging the validity of the 2020 presidential elections to get tossed. Henry County Superior Court Judge Brian Amero ruled against a...

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Democrats fret as longshot candidates pull money, attention

Democrats fret as longshot candidates pull money, attention

This post was originally published on this siteLongshot challengers to Democrats’ most reviled Republican foes are starting to be seen as threats by some in their own party who fear they are distracting from midterm efforts to protect the majority.Just over a year out from what will be…

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Josh Shapiro, Running for Pennsylvania Governor, Focuses on Voting Rights

Josh Shapiro, Running for Pennsylvania Governor, Focuses on Voting Rights

This post was originally published on this siteMr. Shapiro, the state’s attorney general and a Democratic candidate for governor, has been on the forefront of legal efforts to defend the 2020 election.

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GOP flips Iowa state House seat

GOP flips Iowa state House seat

This post was originally published on this siteA pastor and tax adviser will become the first Republican to represent Newton in the Iowa state House in decades after winning a special election Tuesday to fill a vacancy in a once ancestrally Democratic manufacturing hub that has moved to the…

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Republicans rally around possible Trump 2024 bid as they downplay his role on January 6

Republicans rally around possible Trump 2024 bid as they downplay his role on January 6

This post was originally published on this siteNine months after the attack on the US Capitol, Republicans in Congress are defending Donald Trump’s role on January 6 in some of their strongest terms yet — and signaling he’d have widespread backing from the party if he ran for president again...

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Democrats brace for tough election year in Nevada

Democrats brace for tough election year in Nevada

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats are clinging onto Nevada’s senior Senate seat and governor’s mansion heading into the midterms as early signs point to a bare-knuckle brawl in the two marquee contests.Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D) and Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) are running…

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Herschel Walker raises $3.7 million in bid to unseat Georgia’s Warnock

Herschel Walker raises $3.7 million in bid to unseat Georgia’s Warnock

This post was originally published on this siteWalker jumped into the Georgia Senate race after former President Trump urged him to run.

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