6 takeaways from elections in Illinois, Colorado, Oklahoma and other states

6 takeaways from elections in Illinois, Colorado, Oklahoma and other states

This post was originally published on this siteSome far-right Republicans win, while some election-deniers lose.

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In N.Y.’s primary, 2 Democrats and 4 Republicans are running to oust Gov. Hochul

In N.Y.’s primary, 2 Democrats and 4 Republicans are running to oust Gov. Hochul

This post was originally published on this site Gov. Kathy Hochul is seeking a full term after succeeding Andrew Cuomo who resigned last year. If elected in November, she would be the first woman chosen by voters as New York’s governor. (Image credit: Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)

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DeSantis won’t seek Trump’s endorsement as he prepares to potentially challenge him in 2024: report

DeSantis won’t seek Trump’s endorsement as he prepares to potentially challenge him in 2024: report

This post was originally published on this site Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis used former President Donald Trump’s endorsement to win his first race for governor in 2018 — but he won’t bother seeking it for his reelection campaign this year. Politico reports that DeSantis has not asked for Trump’s endorsement...

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Election officials worry about their safety ahead of midterms

Election officials worry about their safety ahead of midterms

This post was originally published on this siteWhen US intelligence and national security officials gathered at a classified facility in April to speak with election officials around the country, there was no burning new intelligence to share about threats to American democracy.

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Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

This post was originally published on this siteThe election was conducted primarily by mail and the former vice-presidential nominee beat out a candidate named Santa Claus.

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Election 2022 Takeaways: Big Trump Win, Nev. Senate Race Set

Election 2022 Takeaways: Big Trump Win, Nev. Senate Race Set

This post was originally published on this siteDonald Trump’s preferred candidate in South Carolina made Rep. Tom Rice the first Republican to be booted from office after voting to impeach the former president.

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Young Kim advances in California House race

Young Kim advances in California House race

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia GOP Rep. Young Kim advanced to the general election in a key House race, according to The Associated Press, handing Republicans a win in their effort to take back the House. Kim, who will face Democrat Asif Mahmood in November, garnered Republican...

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Greitens leads Missouri GOP Senate primary field: poll

Greitens leads Missouri GOP Senate primary field: poll

This post was originally published on this siteDisgraced former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens leads the field of Republicans vying for the party’s nomination to succeed retiring Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), according to a new poll from The Hill and Emerson College. The poll of 1,000 likely GOP primary voters in...

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6 takeaways from primaries in California, Mississippi and other states

6 takeaways from primaries in California, Mississippi and other states

This post was originally published on this siteAnalysis of the primary election results in California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota.

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Could California be a warning sign for Democrats in the fall? Takeaways from the latest primaries

Could California be a warning sign for Democrats in the fall? Takeaways from the latest primaries

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia races dominated the June 7 primaries, shaping the 2022 midterm races and sending a warning shot for Democrats in November’s elections.     

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