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John Barrow Loses To Republican Rick Allen In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. John Barrow (D-Ga.) lost to Republican Rick Allen in the race to represent Georgia's 12th congressional district. Barrow ran unopposed in the...

Ken Dious Loses To Jody Hice In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Democratic lawyer Ken Dious lost the race to represent Georgia's 10th congressional district on Tuesday to anti-Islam Republican Jody Hice. Hice wa...

Jody Hice, Anti-Islam Republican, Defeats Ken Dious In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Jody Hice defeated his Democratic challenger Ken Dious in the race to represent Georgia's 10th congressional district on Tuesday. Hice w...

Rob Woodall Defeats Thomas Wight In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Ga.) was re-elected to the U.S. Congress on Tuesday. Woodall defeated his Democratic challenger, Thomas Wight. See below for...

Tom Price Defeats Robert Montigel In Georgia Congressional Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) defeated his challenger, Democrat Robert Montigel, in the midterm election for Georgia's 6th congressional district on Tuesday....

Sanford Bishop Defeats Greg Duke In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress in Georgia's 2nd district on Tuesday. Bishop defeated Republican Greg Duke to earn his 12th ...

Brian Reese Defeated In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Democrat Brian Reese lost to his Republican opponent, state Sen. Earl "Buddy" Carter in Georgia's 1st District Tuesday. The seat has been held for ...

Buddy Carter Elected To Congress In Georgia House Race

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

State sen. Earl "Buddy" Carter (R) defeated his Democratic opponent Brian Reese and was elected to Congress from Georgia's 1st District on Tuesday. ...

Doug Collins Re-Elected To Congress After Defeating Challenger David Vogel

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday, defeating Democratic opponent David Vogel. Collins, a former Air Force Reserve Cha...

Tom Graves Will Keep Serving Georgia In Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tom Graves (R-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress in the midterm election on Tuesday. Graves, who ran unopposed, will continue to serve Georgia's ...

David Scott Re-Elected To Congress In Georgia Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Scott has served in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2003, and before that s...

Barry Loudermilk Wins Election To Represent Georgia In Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Barry Loudermilk will represent Georgia's 11th congressional district in Congress. Loudermilk, a tea partier, ran unopposed in the midte...

Austin Scott Re-Elected To U.S. Congress In Georgia

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Austin Scott (R-Ga.) was re-elected to the U.S. Congress on Tuesday. Scott, who ran unopposed, was first elected to the House of Representativ...

John Lewis Re-Elected To Congress In Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Lewis, a Civil Rights icon, ran unopposed. He was first elected to the House of Repr...

Hank Johnson Re-Elected In Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) won his re-election bid to represent Georgia's 4th congressional district. Johnson, who ran unopposed this year, was firs...

Lynn Westmoreland Re-Elected In Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress in Georgia's 3rd district on Tuesday. Westmoreland, who was first elected to Congress in ...

In House Bid, 'Kissing Congressman' Admits Mistake

AP | MELINDA DESLATTE | Posted 10.24.2014 | Politics

MONROE, La. (AP) — Republican Rep. Vance McAllister is trying to make up with Louisiana voters for getting too close to a married former employee. ...

Dems Shift Spending In House Races As Midterms Near

AP | By DONNA CASSATA | Posted 12.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are pumping more money into competitive House races to protect four incumbents in Minnesota, Illinois and New York while...

Nine-Term Dem's Primary Loss Upends Massachusetts House Race

AP | By STEVE LeBLANC | Posted 11.11.2014 | Politics

BOSTON (AP) — For months, state and national Republican groups have been criticizing Democratic Rep. John Tierney in Massachusetts' 6th Congressiona...

House Candidates Divided On Belief That Humans Contribute To Climate Change

AP | MATTHEW BROWN and LISA BAUMANN | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana's U.S. House candidates claim to offer "all-of-the-above" solutions to the nation's energy problems— a familiar man...

The Super PAC To End All Super PACs Reaches Major Fundraising Goal

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 07.07.2014 | Politics

The "super PAC to end all super PACs" reached a major fundraising goal on Friday in its quest to reduce the influence of money in politics. In an I...

Snowe Launches New Effort

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) is joining with Main Street Advocacy and its affiliated super PAC, Defending Main Street, to raise and spend $8 mi...

Many Lawmakers Returning Despite Lousy Image

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Listen up, voters, you're the boss. Your employee has barely produced the past two years, has hardly showed up for work, hasn't coopera...

Brewer Sends 'Wrong Message' On Republican Mission

Bloomberg | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer's super- political action committee is wading into three competitive U.S. House races in an unusual move to help Republica...

Adam Carlson

Will Nancy Pelosi Sit In Speaker's Chair Next Year?

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Carlson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Prospects for the Democrats holding the Senate improved over the past month, but the same cannot be said of their chances of taking back...