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How Trump Is Winning the Democratic Primaries

With his approval rating among Republicans hovering between 80 and 90 percent, Donald Trump’s takeover of the GOP is nearly complete. But the proliferation of early campaign ads this year suggests the president is reshaping the Democratic [...]

Cruz, O’Rourke easily win primaries in Texas

Voters in Texas fired the starting pistol of the 2018 midterm elections on Tuesday, going to the polls to choose nominees for governor, a Senate seat and 36 congressional districts — including a handful of races that could determine which [...]

Progressives storm Democratic primaries

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Progressive insurgents are launching challenges to Democratic members of Congress in some of the country’s bluest districts, sparked by deep frustration with the party establishment and anti-Trump anger. Most of the challengers are long [...]

Steve Bannon leaves a legacy: The GOP’s 2018 clown-show primaries

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Sheriff Joe Arpaio; Corey Stewart; Steve Bannon(Credit: Getty/Robyn Beck/AP/Steve Helber/Mary Schwalm) Joe Arpaio’s Senate campaign is just the start: The GOP’s 2018 primary season will be a total fiasco Sophia Tesfaye2018-01-10T12:00:33Z•2018-01-10T12:00:33Z•0 [...]

Republicans flee from McConnell in 2018 primaries

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Nobody wants to be on Team McConnell. Heading into the 2018 elections, only one Republican Senate candidate nationwide has pledged unequivocally to back Mitch McConnell as majority leader. Most Republicans facing competitive primaries are [...]

Democrats look to wreak havoc in GOP primaries

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Democrats are looking to revive a little Todd Akin magic in 2018. With Republican Senate primaries from West Virginia to Montana promising to pit Trump-inspired insurgents against more mainstream candidates, Democrats [...]

Bannon plotting primaries against slate of GOP incumbents

6 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump’s closest allies are planning a slate of primary challenges against Republican senators, potentially undermining the party’s prospects in 2018 and further inflaming tensions between GOP leaders and the White House. The [...]

Embattled Allentown mayor, other incumbents win primaries

10 months ago | 0 comment
Democrats in Allentown have given Mayor Ed Pawlowski a chance for a fourth term even though his lawyer expects him to be charged in a federal corruption investigation. He defeated six challengers Tuesday to capture his party’s nomination [...]