2018 midterms

In this Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, traffic along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington streaks past the Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters building.
AP Photo/J. David Ake
December 05, 2018 - 10:19 am
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of emails were stolen from aides to the National Republican Congressional Committee during the 2018 midterm campaign, a major breach exposing vulnerabilities that have kept cybersecurity experts on edge since the 2016 presidential...
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FILE- In this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, file photo Florida Gov. Rick Scott arrives for a meeting with Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and new GOP senators at the Capitol in Washington.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File
November 18, 2018 - 5:24 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida political icon who first arrived on Capitol Hill in the decades when Democrats dominated this presidential battleground state, conceded his bitterly close re-election bid to Republican Rick Scott on Sunday after a bruising recount left Nelson...
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Voter Poll
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David Madden
November 17, 2018 - 10:00 pm
WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The midterm elections are over. Now what do voters expect? A new national poll examines that question. Monmouth University asked 800 adults coast to coast about the future. Pollster Patrick Murray says voters want more accountability from President Trump and...
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Brynn Anderson/AP
November 10, 2018 - 2:18 pm
Updated: 2:32 p.m., November 11, 2018 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — After some early bumps, more than half of Florida's 67 counties began recounting votes Sunday in the razor-thin Senate and gubernatorial races, bringing back memories of the 2000 presidential fiasco. In Democratic-leaning Broward...
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Gritty
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
November 10, 2018 - 9:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Flyers new mascot has become quite the sensation, and not just in Philadelphia. Forget about red and blue. This orange and black, furry creature actually received some write-in votes in Tuesday's midterm elections. According to Camden County's personal choice...
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A long line snakes around Benjamin Franklin High School, a polling place in Philadelphia.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
November 06, 2018 - 10:44 am
PHILADELPHIA and CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's Election Day, and it seems the one thing both parties can agree on is just how important it is for voters to get to the polls. KYW Newsradio reporters were out at polling places in the region talking to voters. The line at the Parkway House...
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President Donald Trump looks at his watch near the end of a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
November 06, 2018 - 8:35 am
By Jonathan Lemire, Catherine Lucey and Zeke Miller, Associated Press CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — President Donald Trump, his shadow hanging over midterm elections that will determine the future of his administration, used his final pitch to ask voters to help preserve "fragile" GOP victories that...
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New Jersey Election
David Madden
November 01, 2018 - 9:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- In Tuesday's midterms, New Jersey’s 12 congressional seats are up for grabs. Perhaps the most contentious, and most expensive one can be found in the 3rd district, covering Burlington and Ocean Counties. That’s where we find incumbent Republican Tom MacArthur and...
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electronic voting machine
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
David Madden
November 01, 2018 - 4:05 pm
PAULSBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- As votes are cast in next week’s midterms, residents of one Gloucester County town will get to try out new electronic machines that provide a paper trail in the name of ballot accuracy and security. It could well pave the way for a similar process, maybe throughout...
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U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz. speaks prior to delivering her signatures to the Arizona Secretary of State's office.
AP Photo/Matt York
May 30, 2018 - 4:35 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) — A record number of women are running for the U.S. Senate this year, and their stiff challenge is winning enough seats to dramatically diversify a chamber long dominated by men. Many face uphill campaigns and two Democratic incumbents in particular among the 23 women in the...
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