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Nov 6, 2018, 7:00pm EST
  • December 12, 2018

    North Carolina GOP admits a new House election is probably needed after election fraud scandal

    State officials have discretion under state law to call for a new election if the basic fairness of the election is in question.

  • December 4, 2018

    The bizarre allegations of ballot tampering in one of 2018’s closest House elections

    State officials refuse to certify the results of a US House race in North Carolina. It’s a wild story.

  • November 28, 2018

    Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith wins Mississippi Senate election

    The Republican senator beat Democrat Mike Espy in 2018’s final Senate matchup.

  • November 27, 2018

    Live results for the Mississippi Senate election

    Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith defeats Democrat Mike Espy in 2018’s final Senate election.

  • November 26, 2018

    All the House seats Democrats have flipped in the 2018 elections

    Every House seat Democrats have flipped in the midterm elections, in one post.

  • November 19, 2018

    Florida’s Bill Nelson would have likely beat Rick Scott if ex-felons had been able to vote

    Florida voters restored voting rights for people with felony records on Election Day.

  • November 15, 2018

    Live election results: Top Senate races

    Democrats are on the defensive, with 10 incumbents up for reelection in states that Trump won. Republicans, meanwhile, only have to hold on to a few seats in unfriendly territory.

  • November 15, 2018

    Arizona election results

  • November 15, 2018

    California election results

  • November 15, 2018

    Georgia election results

  • November 15, 2018

    Florida election results

  • November 13, 2018

    In the midterm elections, the GOP strategy was racism. In key races, it worked.

    Republicans stoked racist fears in Florida and Georgia elections.

  • November 12, 2018

    Trump’s attack on the Florida recounts is an attack on American democracy

    "This development is still almost incalculably bad for American democracy," says one political scientist.

  • November 12, 2018

    The Florida voter fraud allegations, explained

    Republicans claim voter fraud in Florida. There’s no evidence for that, but there is evidence of human error and incompetence.

  • November 11, 2018

    Fossil fuel money crushed clean energy ballot initiatives across the country

    A carbon tax, limits on fracking, a renewable energy standard — all defeated.

  • November 9, 2018

    Democrat Kyrsten Sinema widens lead in Arizona Senate race

    But the state still has more than 300,000 ballots to count.

  • November 9, 2018

    There’s no evidence of voter fraud in Florida. Trump is claiming it’s happening anyway.

    Trump’s comments expose Republican "voter fraud" claims for what they really are.

  • November 9, 2018

    The strange argument that Democrats actually lost the midterms, debunked

    What centrists like Nick Kristof and Bret Stephens get wrong about the midterms.

  • November 8, 2018

    6 years ago her son was murdered. Now Lucy McBath is heading to Congress.

    The gun control advocate and "Mother of the Movement" unseats Republican Karen Handel in Georgia’s Sixth District.

  • November 7, 2018

    The world was watching the 2018 midterms. Here’s how some countries responded.

    Leaders are waiting to see if and how a divided government might change Trump foreign policy.

  • November 7, 2018

    One big winner last night: political reform

    Voters supported independent redistricting, voting reform, and campaign finance reform.

  • November 7, 2018

    Would ex-felon voting rights have flipped Florida for Democrats? It’s possible.

    Amendment 4 restored voting rights for people with felony records. That could have flipped the state.

  • November 7, 2018

    The 2018 midterm elections may have exposed a shift on gun control

    Gun control advocates didn’t get every win they wanted, but there were some big victories.

  • November 7, 2018

    What the 2018 midterms mean for the Democrats’ gerrymandering dilemma

    It was a good night for Democrats, but not good enough.

  • November 7, 2018

    What happens when women win elections

    The 2018 midterms were huge for women candidates. Here’s how they could change policy.

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