Political parties

Andria Tupola, Hawaii Republican candidate for governor, works the phone bank for some last minute campaigning at her campaign headquarters Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Honolulu. Tupola is challenging incumbent Democratic Gov. David Ige. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
November 06, 2018 - 9:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly two years after women spilled out into the streets of Washington and in cities across the country in defiance of the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the nation is sending more women than ever before to the House. The record number of women who will be members of the...
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Republican Senate candidate Rick Scott kisses his wife Ann as he speaks to supporters at an election watch party, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Naples, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
November 06, 2018 - 9:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Triumphant Republicans retained control of the Senate on Tuesday with relatively little suspense, ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota and Missouri and delivering a victory to President Donald Trump by preserving the chamber as a showplace for his conservative...
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Incumbent Democratic Sen. Martin Heinrich of New Mexico speaks at a New Mexico Democratic rally in Albuquerque, N.M., on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. New Mexico candidates for governor, a lone Senate seat and two open congressional districts barnstormed through major cities Monday to rally supporters in the wake of record-breaking early voter turnout. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)
November 06, 2018 - 7:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Senate elections (all times local): 10:40 p.m. Democratic Sen. Martin Heinrich has been re-elected in a three-way race against a Republican political newcomer and a Libertarian former governor. The engineer and former congressman won a second term, finishing...
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FILE - This Oct. 17, 2018, file photo shows Florida Democratic congressional candidate Debbie Mucarsel-Powell at a campaign event in Coral Gables, Fla. Mucarsel-Powell is running against incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo in Florida's 26th Congressional District. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
November 06, 2018 - 7:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on elections to the U.S. House of Representatives (all times local): 10:10 p.m. Democratic businessman Dean Phillips has defeated Republican Rep. Erik Paulsen in a suburban Minnesota district that figures heavily into Democrats' hopes for a House takeover. Paulsen had...
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Voters cast their ballots Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Rossville City Hall in Rossville, Ga. (Erin O. Smith/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP)
November 06, 2018 - 4:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was a dominant force in the 2018 midterm elections as attitudes toward the polarizing leader influenced the decisions of more than 6 in 10 voters. Nearly 40 percent of voters cast their ballots to express opposition to the president, according to AP VoteCast...
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FILE - This combination of Oct. 24, 2018, file photos shows Michigan gubernatorial candidates in the November 2018 election from left, Democrat Gretchen Whitmer and Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
November 06, 2018 - 10:52 am
Democrats are trying to chip away at Republican control in state Capitols during elections for governor and state legislature. Tuesday's elections feature contests for 36 governors' offices, including headliner races in Florida and Georgia. In both Deep South states, black candidates would break...
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Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum speaks at a campaign stop in his bid for governor, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Crawfordville, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)
November 06, 2018 - 9:57 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Voters were deciding Tuesday whether to keep Florida under Republican control with a close Trump ally or elect its first Democratic governor since 1994 — and the first African-American — after a campaign marked by a deadly hurricane and gun violence. Former Republican U.S...
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The leader of Poland's populist ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, hails its showing in local elections as an "all-out victory" despite the party's failure to win mayoral races in any of Poland's large cities, during a statement to the media at the party headquarters in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
November 06, 2018 - 7:35 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The leader of Poland's populist ruling party on Tuesday hailed its showing in local elections as an "all-out victory" despite the party's failure to win mayoral races in any of Poland's large cities. In an apparent face-saving measure, Jaroslaw Kaczynski said "our victory is...
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President Donald Trump opens his arms to Rush Limbaugh as he arrives to speaks during a rally at Show Me Center, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo.. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
November 05, 2018 - 8:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and midterm elections (all times local): 11:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says he's hoping a supporter will be fine after a medical incident at his final rally ahead of Tuesday's midterm election. Trump paused his stump speech for roughly five...
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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at the IX Center, in Cleveland, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
November 05, 2018 - 3:17 pm
FORT WAYNE, Indiana (AP) — In his final pitch to voters, President Donald Trump implored Republicans on Monday to help preserve "fragile" GOP victories that could be erased by Democrats as he closes out a midterm campaign that has been defined by his racially charged rhetoric, hard-line immigration...
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