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Midterm Elections 2022

Coverage of the 2022 midterm elections: House, Senate, ballot initiatives, and more.

A record number of abortion measures are on the ballot in 2022

The ludicrous idea that Trump is losing his grip on the GOP

Did shark attacks eat into Woodrow Wilson’s votes in 1916?

4 charts that show just how big abortion won in Kansas

Abortion was on the ballot in Kansas. Access won.

4 winners and 1 loser from Tuesday’s primaries

Election deniers could soon be one election away from running Arizona

Three bright spots for Democrats ahead of the 2022 midterms

Republicans have a nonsensical argument against the same-sex marriage bill

Democrats have been boosting ultra-right candidates. It could backfire.

Democrats are taking what they can get on Build Back Better

9 questions about the January 6 committee, answered

6 battleground state attorney general races to watch in 2022

Biden’s dismal poll numbers, explained in 9 charts

Democrats got what they wanted in Maryland: a Trump-backed GOP nominee for governor

Campaigns may have lost their most effective — and annoying — outreach tool

7 governor’s races that could hinge on abortion politics

The challenge of turning pro-choice Americans into pro-choice voters

The battleground House and Senate races where the end of Roe could have the biggest impact

The man giving the California GOP its best shot at statewide office in years

The many reasons the “just vote” rhetoric from Democrats falls flat

2 winners and 3 losers from the Colorado, Illinois, and New York primaries

Why Democrats keep saying “Roe is on the ballot”

Republicans are eyeing a nationwide abortion ban. Can they pull it off?

Roe is gone. What do Democrats do now?

3 winners and 2 losers from the Alabama, Georgia, Virginia, and Washington, DC, elections

What Eric Greitens’s “RINO hunting” ad means for the Missouri Senate race

Is LA really going to have a billionaire former Republican for a mayor?

Why have politicians stopped talking about Covid?

4 winners and 2 losers from the Maine, Nevada, North Dakota, and South Carolina primaries

Can blaming corporate greed save Democrats on inflation?

How Democrats plan to win big in Georgia again

Why some voters are trying to recall San Francisco’s progressive DA

5 winners and 2 losers from the California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and South Dakota primaries

What Democrats can learn from Tuesday’s California primaries

Joe Biden’s new go-to tool to fight inflation? The deficit.

2 losers and 1 winner from the Georgia, Alabama, and Arkansas primaries

The progressive push to oust the last anti-abortion House Democrat, explained

Why Trump is struggling to take down Georgia’s Brian Kemp

Is the center shrinking in the Democratic primaries?