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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Ballot meltdown in Michigan resets GOP race for governor

Ballot meltdown in Michigan resets GOP race for governor

This post was originally published on this siteA major upheaval is afoot in Michigan’s Republican primary for governor, leaving the party with no obvious front-runner to challenge Democratic incumbent Gretch

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Closely watched Democratic primary in Texas’ 28th District remains too close to call

Closely watched Democratic primary in Texas’ 28th District remains too close to call

This post was originally published on this site A runoff in South Texas between incumbent Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar and progressive challenger Jessica Cisneros remained too close to call as of Wednesday morning. (Image credit: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images; Brandon Bell/Getty Images)

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Democratic lawmakers blame infrastructure bill delay for Virginia governor loss

Democratic lawmakers blame infrastructure bill delay for Virginia governor loss

This post was originally published on this site“I think congressional Democrats blew the timing,” said Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va.

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Glenn Youngkin won while keeping away from Donald Trump. Will other Republicans do the same?

Glenn Youngkin won while keeping away from Donald Trump. Will other Republicans do the same?

This post was originally published on this siteExpect many GOP candidates to mimic Youngkin in 2022 by embracing Trump’s base and populist issues, while keeping their distance from the man himself.     

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Redistricting commissions descend into political warfare

Redistricting commissions descend into political warfare

This post was originally published on this siteAll across the country, commissions that were intended to make the redistricting process more transparent and nonpartisan have become fraught with political intrigue, finger-pointing and accusations of bad faith.In Virginia, a commission made up of…

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