Seven races that could determine control of the House

Seven races that could determine control of the House

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats are riding high after a recent spate of special election wins and improving polling results, but the House majority remains firmly up for grabs in November. Republicans need to flip just five seats this year to recapture control of the lower chamber....

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Sarah Palin loses special election bid for US Congress seat

Sarah Palin loses special election bid for US Congress seat

This post was originally published on this site Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin on Wednesday lost her bid to fill the state’s vacant seat in the US House of Representatives. Palin had hoped to make her political comeback in the special election held to replace Republican congressman Don Young, who...

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Alaska to tabulate ranked-choice ballots as Palin attempts political comeback

Alaska to tabulate ranked-choice ballots as Palin attempts political comeback

This post was originally published on this siteAlaska elections officials will tabulate the state’s ranked-choice ballots for the first time on Wednesday, determining whether former Gov. Sarah Palin will make a political comeback by winning a special election for the state’s lone House seat.

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Primary in N.Y. House district covering Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn too close to call

Primary in N.Y. House district covering Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn too close to call

This post was originally published on this siteThe Democratic primary for New York’s 10th Congressional District was too close to call Wednesday, with Daniel Goldman and Yuh-Line Niou leading a crowded field.

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Who is Harriet Hageman, the woman who beat Liz Cheney in the Wyoming House race?

Who is Harriet Hageman, the woman who beat Liz Cheney in the Wyoming House race?

This post was originally published on this site Former President Donald Trump endorsed Hageman after Liz Cheney broke with fellow Republicans to impeach Trump and criticize his handling of the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. (Image credit: Mead Gruver/AP)

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Republicans hold Minnesota House seat as Finstad wins special election

Republicans hold Minnesota House seat as Finstad wins special election

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Brad Finstad, a former state lawmaker, has won the special election for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District, defeating Democrat Jeff Ettinger in a closely watched race.

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Georgia judge upholds decision to keep Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on ballot

Georgia judge upholds decision to keep Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on ballot

This post was originally published on this siteA Georgia judge on Monday upheld Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s eligibility to run for reelection, handing another defeat to the activist groups that have tried to use the US Constitution’s ban against insurrectionists holding office to disqualify GOP candidates.

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Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

Sarah Palin Advances In Special Election For Alaska’s Only U.S. House Seat

This post was originally published on this siteThe election was conducted primarily by mail and the former vice-presidential nominee beat out a candidate named Santa Claus.

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Republicans flip US House seat in South Texas in historically Democratic stronghold

Republicans flip US House seat in South Texas in historically Democratic stronghold

This post was originally published on this site Republican Mayra Flores prevailed Tuesday in a special election for an open congressional seat in South Texas, marking a major breakthrough for Republicans eager to blaze new inroads in the historically blue region. She beat Dan Sanchez, the leading Democrat, outright in...

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Young Kim advances in California House race

Young Kim advances in California House race

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia GOP Rep. Young Kim advanced to the general election in a key House race, according to The Associated Press, handing Republicans a win in their effort to take back the House. Kim, who will face Democrat Asif Mahmood in November, garnered Republican...

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