Dems mount $10M ad campaign to sell landmark law — and skirt a November wipeout

Dems mount $10M ad campaign to sell landmark law — and skirt a November wipeout

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats passed their landmark legislation in time for the midterms. Now they need to sell it to voters — and the first phase of that effort is taking shape. In plans shared first with POLITICO, a trio of Democratic groups — Climate Power,...

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3 early takeaways from the Alaska and Wyoming elections

3 early takeaways from the Alaska and Wyoming elections

This post was originally published on this siteThree high-profile GOP women saw their political careers hang in the balance. Here’s where things stand.

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6 things to watch in Wyoming and Alaska elections

6 things to watch in Wyoming and Alaska elections

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump’s campaign to purge the Republican Party of his opponents could reach its most dramatic moment of the 2022 midterm election cycle on Tuesday in Wyoming.

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It’s the economy: Kemp, Abrams campaign on competing visions for Georgia’s surplus billions

It’s the economy: Kemp, Abrams campaign on competing visions for Georgia’s surplus billions

This post was originally published on this site Georgia has got a lot of extra money right now. If the state’s estimated $5 billion budget surplus were printed out in dollar bills, it would come up to just under 20 square miles, enough bills to carpet every square inch of...

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Cheney tries to hold on in tough Wyoming primary reshaped by Trump

Cheney tries to hold on in tough Wyoming primary reshaped by Trump

This post was originally published on this siteSix years ago, when Rep. Liz Cheney first ran for Wyoming’s lone House seat, Nicholas Houfek said he saw the long-time Virginia resident, who had purchased a home in Jackson Hole four years earlier, as a “carpetbagger.”

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In Wisconsin, 2 Huge Races Stand Between G.O.P. and Near-Total Power

In Wisconsin, 2 Huge Races Stand Between G.O.P. and Near-Total Power

This post was originally published on this siteThe governor’s race this fall, along with a pivotal State Supreme Court contest next spring, will decide whether Republicans can solidify their grip on the swing state and remake its voting laws.

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Elections in Alaska, Wyoming on Tuesday: Here’s what you need to know

Elections in Alaska, Wyoming on Tuesday: Here’s what you need to know

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans Rep. Liz Cheney and Sen. Lisa Murkowski face Trump-backed primary challengers on Tuesday, and Alaskans will vote on a new Representative.     

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Republicans hold Minnesota House seat as Finstad wins special election

Republicans hold Minnesota House seat as Finstad wins special election

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Brad Finstad, a former state lawmaker, has won the special election for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District, defeating Democrat Jeff Ettinger in a closely watched race.

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3 Republicans Vie to Challenge Senator Richard Blumenthal in Connecticut

3 Republicans Vie to Challenge Senator Richard Blumenthal in Connecticut

This post was originally published on this siteMr. Blumenthal, a Democrat in his second term, remains favored but his job approval has slipped below 50 percent.

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Less than half of Florida voters would choose ‘polarizing’ DeSantis new poll finds

Less than half of Florida voters would choose ‘polarizing’ DeSantis new poll finds

This post was originally published on this site Ron DeSantis is facing much more challenging odds of winning re-election than some would assume as a just-released poll finds less than half of Floridians would vote for their Republican governor. The poll, released by Florida progressive groups but more heavily weighted...

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