Sprint to the midterms sets off on unsettled political terrain

Sprint to the midterms sets off on unsettled political terrain

This post was originally published on this siteThe two-month sprint to the midterm elections is set to take place on political terrain that is much less settled than Republicans had hoped it would be.

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Report shows Arizona’s newly naturalized voters could play key role in midterms

Report shows Arizona’s newly naturalized voters could play key role in midterms

This post was originally published on this siteA new report released this week highlights the “outsized role” that newly naturalized voters could play in Arizona, a key swing state.

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New political group forms to campaign against anti-LGBTQ candidates

New political group forms to campaign against anti-LGBTQ candidates

This post was originally published on this siteSeveral elected LGBTQ officeholders and veteran Democratic operatives have joined forces to form Agenda PAC, a national organization that will work to preserve

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GOP looks for Senate campaign reset heading toward November

GOP looks for Senate campaign reset heading toward November

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are looking to hit the reset button on their Senate midterm election playbook after weeks of poor polls and stories about Democratic momentum. Senate GOP candidates emerged from primaries battered, bruised and struggling to gain traction in their general election matchups. Even...

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Talk of street violence and ‘semi-fascism’ turns up midterm election heat

Talk of street violence and ‘semi-fascism’ turns up midterm election heat

This post was originally published on this siteAmerica’s political climate is hitting a late summer boiling point, as a leading GOP senator warns of street violence if Donald Trump is indicted and President Joe Biden charges that his predecessor’s party is consumed by “semi-fascism.”

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Mastriano’s religious values resonate with supporters, but poll shows him down among Republicans

Mastriano’s religious values resonate with supporters, but poll shows him down among Republicans

This post was originally published on this site Supporters who attended Republican gubernatorial nominee Doug Mastriano’s campaign events in suburban Philadelphia this week said his campaign messaging hits all the right notes for them. But a poll of registered Pennsylvania voters released Thursday shows Mastriano lagging behind Democratic nominee Josh...

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Alaska Will Test a New Voting System in Tuesday’s Elections

Alaska Will Test a New Voting System in Tuesday’s Elections

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Alaska will use ranked-choice voting for a general election for the first time and will take part in a new open-primary system.

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Cheney tries to hold on in tough Wyoming primary reshaped by Trump

Cheney tries to hold on in tough Wyoming primary reshaped by Trump

This post was originally published on this siteSix years ago, when Rep. Liz Cheney first ran for Wyoming’s lone House seat, Nicholas Houfek said he saw the long-time Virginia resident, who had purchased a home in Jackson Hole four years earlier, as a “carpetbagger.”

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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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Key races to watch in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Vermont primaries

Key races to watch in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Vermont primaries

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Wisconsin are set to pick the candidates on Tuesday for their marquee statewide races of the 2022 midterm elections, while Minnesota voters are set to choose a replacement for the late Rep. Jim Hagedorn (R-Minn.). Meanwhile, voters in Vermont appear likely...

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