midterms

Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
December 14, 2018 - 1:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Office of the Philadelphia City Commissioners has been crunching the numbers since Election Day to get some insight into voting patterns, and it found a promising trend among young voters. Commissioner Al Schmidt compared voting, by age, from this November...
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President Donald Trump and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., wave to supporters after arriving for a rally in Tupelo, Miss., Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.
AP Photo/Thomas Graning
November 27, 2018 - 8:45 am
By Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi voters are deciding the last U.S. Senate race of the midterms, choosing between a white Republican Senate appointee backed by President Donald Trump and a black Democrat who was agriculture secretary when Bill Clinton was...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
November 10, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy took a look back at this week’s midterm election and likes the way it turned out — at least in the Garden State. Murphy told reporters in Newark that he approached his role as titular head of the Democratic Party the same way former DNC...
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CNN
November 07, 2018 - 8:04 pm
(CNN) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was confident Wednesday she would be elected speaker, one day after Democrats won back the House majority since losing it eight years ago. Pelosi, the heavy favorite for the speakership despite dissension within the caucus, also pushed back on President...
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Voters cast their ballots at Robious Elementary School in Chesterfield, Va., on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.
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November 06, 2018 - 10:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats were gaining ground in a district-by-district battle for control of the House Tuesday night, while setbacks in Indiana and Tennessee squeezed their already narrow path to a Senate majority. With control of Congress, statehouses and President Donald Trump's agenda at...
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Voting Booth
Justin Udo
November 06, 2018 - 10:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Every election brings first time voters. KYW Newsradio went to Temple University election night to talk to some students about what it was like to finally participate in the Democratic process. For Kelly, a freshman at Temple, it was all about conquering her nerves. "...
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Voter
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Hadas Kuznits
November 06, 2018 - 10:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Lisa Deeley, city commissioner chair, said they received presidential-level voter turnout for the midterm elections, which she said is unheard of. "I've been involved in Philadelphia elections for over 30 years, and if anybody would have told me we would have this...
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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf
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Tony Romeo
November 06, 2018 - 9:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf claimed victory in front of a crowd of several hundred supporters at an event center in downtown York Tuesday night, defeating Republican challenger Scott Wagner. In brief remarks, lasting only about three minutes, Wolf thanked his family...
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John Fetterman
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Justin Udo
November 06, 2018 - 9:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's reelection win means the state gets a new democratic lieutenant governor. Until Tuesday, John Fetterman's highest elected position was the mayor of the small western Pennsylvania town of Braddock, an office he said will help him in his new...
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Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va.
AP Photo/Steve Helber
November 06, 2018 - 8:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Senate elections (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia has turned back a challenge by Republican Patrick Morrisey to win his second full-term in a state carried by President Donald Trump. Manchin survived the most difficult...
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