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The Latest: Counties hit deadline for reporting vote count

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 10:16am

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Reid machine keeps humming in Nevada, even in his retirement

Michelle L. Price and Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 10:12am

Harry Reid may no longer lead Senate Democrats in Washington, but the political machine he built in Nevada has Republicans on the run.

1st black Democratic nominee for Florida governor concedes

Gary Fineout and Brendan Farrington, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:04pm

Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida's young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades of Republican control of the governor's office, ended his hard-fought campaign Saturday as the state's first black nominee for the post.

Another House win caps Democratic rout in California

Michael R. Blood, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:58pm

Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.

Democrat Cisneros nabs GOP House seat in Southern California

Michael R. Blood, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:15pm

Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California on Saturday, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.

Legislative panel rejects new version of gender-change bill

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 17th - 5:39pm

A Utah legislative panel on Wednesday rejected a draft measure that would set guidelines for how Utahns can legally change their gender in the courts.

Governor: Official who said whites are 'master race' must go

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 5:19pm

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer has called on a white county official to resign after the official said at a public meeting that he belongs to "the master race."

Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 1:22pm

President Donald Trump says he "very easily" answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller, though he speculated that the questions had been "tricked up" to try to catch him in a lie.

Proposed library at former Granite High School site stirs drama in South Salt Lake

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:50pm

As city and county officials work to bring a new library to South Salt Lake at the former Granite High School property, some are questioning how long the process is taking.

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectations

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:09pm

Stacey Abrams broke the rules of politics until the very end.

Espy seeks women's support; Trump to rally for Hyde Smith

Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:26am

For Mike Espy, a high-profile woman helped Espy make the argument Saturday that the Democratic man would be a better choice in Mississippi's U.S. Senate runoff for the state's women.

Alaska's governor-elect to be sworn in above Arctic Circle

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:52am

Alaska's newly elected governor will be sworn in above the Arctic Circle, marking a first for the state.

The Latest: Kemp congratulates Abrams, says he's moving on

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:39am

The Latest the campaign for Georgia governor (all times local):

Utah lawmaker announces bill designed to reduce drug costs

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:13am

Rep. Paul Ray, R-Clearfield, says he will be introducing a bill in next year's legislative session that is designed to reduce how much consumers pay for prescription drugs.

Kemp asks for unity in Georgia as Abrams promises lawsuit

Bill Barrow and Russ Bynum, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:26am

Republican Brian Kemp praised Democrat Stacey Abrams as a tough opponent and asked Georgia voters to unite behind him as the state's new governor Saturday, even as Abrams blamed Kemp for "gross mismanagement" of an election that she acknowledged she did not win.

Democrats gear up for more digital spending in 2020

Brian Slodysko, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 16th - 11:54pm

One of the largest outside Democratic groups says ramped-up spending on digital advertising played a key role in midterm battleground races, offering a lesson for potential presidential contenders in 2020.

Romney: Trump ‘respects people who speak their minds’

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 16th - 5:14pm

After a week of orientation meetings in Washington, D.C., Senator-elect Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he is ready to work with fellow senators and President Donald Trump to tackle important issues.

Democrat Gil Cisneros defeats Republican Young Kim in Southern California House district; flips seat for Democrats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:04pm

Democrat Gil Cisneros defeats Republican Young Kim in Southern California House district; flips seat for Democrats.

Democrat Andrew Gillum officially ends bid for Florida governor, congratulates Republican Ron DeSantis

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:22pm

Democrat Andrew Gillum officially ends bid for Florida governor, congratulates Republican Ron DeSantis .