Midterm Election

Bucks County Congressional Race
Jim Melwert
November 01, 2018 - 10:22 pm
NORRISTOWN (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County has become a battleground as Republicans and Democrats wrestle for control of the U-S House of Representatives. Pundits say the congressional race in Bucks County might be the only viable seat for the GOP in southeastern Pennsylvania. Incumbent Republican...
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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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David Madden
October 30, 2018 - 5:03 pm
GLASSBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey U.S. Senator Cory Booker met with veterans and headlined a Get Out the Vote rally at Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J. Tuesday. He may not be on next week’s ballot, but Booker sounded very much like a candidate. It’s no secret he’s flirting with a 2020...
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KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
October 22, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Polls point to historic levels of excitement surrounding the midterm election. Turning that into actual votes is one job of local political party organizations, which are trying new methods of outreach -- and improving well-tested practices. "Getting anything in the...
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The logo of social networking site Facebook is reflected on the screen of a smartphone resting on a laptop keyboard.
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October 16, 2018 - 9:43 am
(CBS News) -- Facebook is cracking down on the spread of false information in the final weeks before the midterm elections. The world's largest social network says it will ban fake content designed to suppress voter turnout. The announcement comes just two weeks after Facebook says hackers...
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Voting Booth
Pat Loeb
October 06, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's chapter of the NAACP plans to monitor the November elections and will have a legal team to respond immediately to any irregularities. Chapter president Rodney Muhammad says the national organization is putting together task forces in key cities. "In...
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Capitol Dome at dawn in Washington
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File
June 04, 2018 - 9:48 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — This was supposed to be the quiet time on Capitol Hill, but Congress returns to work Monday facing a showdown in the House over immigration while Senate Republicans are trying to stop an all-out trade war after President Donald Trump...
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Primary Election
David Madden
May 16, 2018 - 12:32 pm
GLASSBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania's mid-term primary is behind us. New Jersey's is three weeks away. What lessons can politicians learn in the Garden State? A couple obvious ones, in the eyes of one political expert. Ben Dworkin at the Rowan Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship...
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