U.S. Senate

Palm Beach County Supervisor Of Elections Susan Bucher, right, talks to an employee at the Supervisor of Elections office during a recount, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in West Palm Beach, Fla.
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee
November 16, 2018 - 8:29 am
By Gary Fineout and Brendan Farrington, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by...
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In this Oct. 15, 2018 file photo, U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., goes over the rules in a television studio prior to a televised debate with U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Matt York, File
November 13, 2018 - 7:55 am
By Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press In a year of liberal challenges to President Donald Trump, an avowed centrist scored the Democratic Party's biggest coup -- flipping a red state's U.S. Senate seat. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won the Arizona Senate seat being vacated by Republican Jeff Flake to...
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President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he speaks during a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
November 07, 2018 - 7:58 am
By Catherine Lucey and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With the loss of the Republican majority in the House, President Donald Trump is facing the prospect of endless House investigations, stymied policy efforts and fresh questions about the resilience of his unorthodox...
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Members of the Trumpettes celebrate as incumbent U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is announced as the winner over Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O'Rourke in a tightly contested race at the Dallas County Republican Party election night watch party on Tuesday,
AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter
November 07, 2018 - 7:40 am
By Steve Peoples and Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of the president's governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and...
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Bucks County Congressional Race
Tony Romeo
November 06, 2018 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in Pennsylvania will be casting ballots Tuesday for the U.S. Senate and the governor of Pennsylvania, among other races. A lot has happened since the midterm election season began, so review below the top races across the state. Pennsylvania governor They...
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Election Day is November 6.
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Tony Romeo
November 01, 2018 - 4:30 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Democrats at the top of the Pennsylvania ticket continue to hold seemingly insurmountable leads in the final Franklin & Marshall College poll of the campaign. F&M Poll Director Terry Madonna said the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court has...
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New Jersey Senate protest
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David Madden
October 17, 2018 - 4:04 pm
HAMDEN, Conn. (KYW Newsradio) — With less than three weeks before the midterms, a newly released poll shows the race for the U.S. Senate in New Jersey is tightening up just a bit. From a sample of nearly 900 likely New Jersey voters, a survey from Quinnipiac University revealed that incumbent...
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Kegger Protest
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October 05, 2018 - 12:40 pm
By Caroline Kelly, CNN (CNN) -- Protesters gathered outside the home of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and staged a "confirmation kegger," in the final hours before the Senate prepares for a confirmation vote for Brett Kavanaugh's embattled nomination to the Supreme Court. Bearing cans of...
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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October 05, 2018 - 10:54 am
By Lisa Mascaro and Alan Fram, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend in a battle that's seen claims of long-ago sexual assault by the nominee...
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In this Aug. 25, 2014, file photo, Attorney Bill Burck walks to court in Richmond, Va.
AP Photo/Steve Helber, File
September 03, 2018 - 7:52 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Burck is a Republican insider being pushed into the limelight by two of the biggest political dramas in Washington: Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh. He's a lawyer for...
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