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The Latest: Senate candidates in Mississippi agree to debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:19pm

The Latest on a U.S. Senate special election runoff in Mississippi (all times local):

Only on AP: Bloomberg charts aggressive timeline on 2020 bid

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:59pm

Having spent a fortune to help elect Democrats this fall, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is declaring lifetime allegiance to the Democratic Party as he outlines an aggressive timeline for deciding whether to run for president.

Impeachment focus back on W.Va. court after justice resigns

John Raby, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:45pm

Now that an impeached and suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has resigned, lawmakers are turning their attention to a panel of justices that had cut off pending impeachment trials.

Colleague: Senator's 'public hanging' remark 'being twisted'

Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:29am

Republican U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker says his Mississippi colleague is being treated unfairly for praising a supporter at a campaign event by saying: "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row."

Tuesday's tallies narrow McAdams lead over Love to 1,357 votes in 4th Congressional District

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:15am

Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, continues to trail her Democratic challenger, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, in the 4th Congressional District race after new results were released Tuesday by Salt Lake and Utah counties.

The Latest: 15 arrests at Georgia Capitol vote demonstration

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:21am

The Latest on the Georgia governor's race (all times local):

The Latest: Lawsuit asks judge to push back recount deadline

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:07am

The Latest on the Florida recount of its Senate and governor elections (all times local):

Congressman in tight race sues over ranked-voting system

Marina Villeneuve and David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:17am

Fighting for political survival, Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin joined a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to overturn Maine's new voting system, used for the first time last week in U.S. House and Senate elections.

Utah's GOP House members preparing for shift from majority to minority

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:02am

At least three of Utah's four Republican members of the U.S. House are readying themselves to be in the minority in the next Congress after Democrats won control in last week's midterm election.

Why wait? Democrats openly flirt with 2020 White House bids

Thomas Beaumont, Juana Summers and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:38pm

In the days after the midterm election, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker worked the phones with Democratic luminaries in Iowa. Montana Gov. Steve Bullock courted high-dollar donors in New York. Other Democrats openly mused about their White House ambitions on live television.

Final count delayed, Georgia election turns to the courts

Kate Brumback and Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 9:38pm

Georgia's still undecided race for governor will remain in legal limbo for several more days after a federal court put the brakes on final certification of the vote totals in one of the nation's hottest midterm matchups.

The Latest: Sinema pledges to continue McCain tradition

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 6:00pm

The Latest on the election for U.S. Senate in Arizona (all times local):

GOP Rep. Mia Love cuts into McAdams' lead, no winner yet

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:15pm

Republican U.S. Rep. Mia Love has cut into Democratic challenger Ben McAdams' lead as vote-counting continues in the race that remains too close to call a week after Election Day.

Julian Castro meets with supporters about potential 2020 run

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 3:55pm

Democrat Julian Castro is meeting with potential supporters about running for president in 2020.

Dems: Latino turnout up 174 percent over '14 in early voting

Luis Alonso Lugo, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 3:18pm

The Democratic Party says a $30 million investment in engaging Latino and other minority voters helped the Democrats achieve a net gain of 34 House seats and improve on 2014 turnout numbers.

Florida's effort to find non-citizen voters had slim results

Gary Fineout, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:35pm

Contrary to what's claimed in a tweet by Donald Trump Jr., an effort by Florida to find non-citizens on its voter rolls did not result in the discovery of tens of thousands of illegal voters.

Excessive partisanship claimed in North Carolina maps suit

Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:13pm

Yet another redistricting lawsuit has been filed in North Carolina, this one challenging General Assembly boundaries that Democrats and election reform advocates say remain illegally tainted by excessive favoritism toward Republicans.

The Latest: GOP rep says he won election 'fair and square'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:30am

The Latest on a lawsuit challenging Maine's voting system (all times local):

Democrat calls Tennessee racist, some voters 'uneducated'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 3:30am

A Tennessee Democrat newly elected to the House of Representatives has said the state is racist and most residents who voted Republican are uneducated.