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Republican Florida Governor-elect Ron DeSantis, center, waves to the supporters with his wife, Casey, left, and Republican Lt. Governor-elect Jeanette Nunez, third right.
Chris Urso/Tampa Bay Times via AP
November 09, 2018 - 10:13 am
By Brendan Farrington, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Razor-thin margins in Florida's bitter races for the U.S. Senate and governor are raising the specter of possible recounts, potentially prolonging two of the most closely watched contests of the nation's midterm elections. In the...
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Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp acknowledges supporters early Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, after a long election night in Athens, Ga.
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November 08, 2018 - 11:14 am
By Bill Barrow and Katie Brumback, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Brian Kemp resigned Thursday as Georgia's secretary of state, a day after his campaign said he's captured enough votes to become Georgia governor, even though his election rival is conceding nothing in one of the nation's...
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Stephen Groves/AP
November 07, 2018 - 10:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Latinos serving in Congress will rise to at least 41 in the new year, and that figure most likely will increase when two undecided races are called. Thirty-three out of 44 Latino Democratic candidates won election in Tuesday's contests, while six out of 15 Latino...
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Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks to supporters about a suspected run-off during an election night watch party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Atlanta.
AP Photo/John Amis
November 07, 2018 - 10:22 am
By Bill Barrow and Ben Nadler, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's hotly contested and potentially historic governor's race may not be over yet, with Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp awaiting the final accounting of absentee and provisional ballots. With reported votes...
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Jim Melwert
November 07, 2018 - 1:08 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It set the record for the most money spent on a congressional race, as incumbent Republican Brian Fitzpatrick was able to fend off a very expensive challenge from Democrat Scott Wallace for Pennsylvania's First Congressional District. Fitzpatrick thanked his...
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Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp speaks during a rally at the Columbia County Exhibition Center in Grovetown, Ga., on Nov. 1.
Michael Holahan/The Augusta Chronicle via AP
November 05, 2018 - 8:42 am
By Bill Barrow and Frank Bajak, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's online voter database morphed into a last-minute curveball in one of the nation's hottest governor's races, with Republican nominee Brian Kemp making a hacking allegation against Democrats just as reports emerged of a gaping...
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David Madden
November 01, 2018 - 7:54 am
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The two men embroiled in what is likely the tightest New Jersey congressional race in next week's midterm elections squared off in a debate in Newark Wednesday night, which was broadcast across the state. Both two-term incumbent Republican Tom MacArthur and Democrat...
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Congressional Candidates in Bucks County trade barbs in morning forum.
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Jim Melwert
October 19, 2018 - 12:52 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The congressional race in Bucks County could break spending records, so it’s no surprise campaign finance was a hot topic as the two candidates met in a Friday morning forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Bucks County chambers of commerce. At Delaware...
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Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., speaks as President Donald Trump stands right during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
October 19, 2018 - 9:52 am
By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas, Associated Press MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana. At a campaign rally in...
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Former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made hihis first public appearance since leaving the governor's office
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David Madden
October 19, 2018 - 7:23 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After 10 months in the private sector, former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made his first public appearance in a speech to some 300 people at Rowan University, talking about the future of the Republican Party. He wound up comparing his record to that of the man who...
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