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The 2018 Midterms Were A Preview Of 2020's Policy Ideas
What the wins and losses of this year’s ballot measures mean for the political debates of the future.
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Donald Trump Is Losing, And He Knows It
As reality sinks in, his paranoia escalates.
How Democrats Won In Trump Country
Spartan message discipline -- and avoiding talk of Donald Trump -- helped these incoming Democratic freshmen flip previously red districts.
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough On Trump: He 'Isn’t Going To Win Re-election'
The "Morning Joe" host said Trump will not do well in some swing areas in the 2020 election "unless he radically changes."
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Movement Against Nancy Pelosi Is A Classic Democratic Circular Firing Squad
Lucky for them, she's too effective as a leader to let it succeed.
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Broward County Election Chief Resigns Amid Florida's Fraught Recount Effort
Brenda Snipes was a frequent target of the president, who claimed there were "bad things" going on in Broward County.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Formally Ousts Democrat Bill Nelson After Recounts
Neither the machine recount nor the manual recount of “overvotes” and “undervotes” appreciably changed the final margin of votes.
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Andrew Gillum Concedes Florida Gubernatorial Race To Ron DeSantis
The announcement comes after a week and a half of uncertainty over a recount.
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White Women Who Vote GOP Aren't 'Voting Against Their Own Interests'
Upholding white supremacy does, in fact, serve white women’s interest.
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Asian-Americans Favored Democrats By Far In Midterms: Exit Poll
“Attacks on immigrants and racist rhetoric, increasingly aimed at Asian immigrants and Asian-Americans, had some harmful consequences for the Republican Party."
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Hanging Chads Long Gone, Florida Has Another Election Nightmare
The biggest difference, observers say, is the rhetoric elected officials are using to escalate accusations of fraud.
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Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Loss In Georgia Governor's Race
The Democrat said she isn't conceding but is ending her run against Republican Brian Kemp.
How To Take Down A Candidate In An Era When Nothing Matters
Democratic super PAC American Bridge readjusted for the Trump era, and it paid off.
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Provisional Ballots Protect Voting Rights — When They Are Counted
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Provisional ballots often go overlooked, until they make a big difference in a tight race.
Cindy McCain Hopes Trump Learns From The Midterms
"It has been, at times, hard for me to listen to him about my husband, I'll be honest," Cindy McCain said in her first interview since John McCain's death.
GOP Senator Says Voter Suppression Is A 'Great Idea'
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) said it should be harder for "liberal folks" to vote.
Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke Pose For Photo In Chance Postelection Encounter At Airport
The Democratic congressman congratulated Cruz for his Texas Senate race win, and the two discussed ways to work together, said a student who met them.
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These House Committees Could Make Or Break A Progressive Agenda
The fight for the future of the Democratic Party is already happening on Capitol Hill.
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Elizabeth Warren Protégé Katie Porter Wins Southern California House Race
The Democrat ousted GOP Rep. Mimi Walters in historically Republican Orange County.
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Top Liberal Donors Gather In Washington To Strategize For 2020
Voting rights and expanding the electorate are on the agenda, which was obtained by HuffPost.
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Donald Trump Is Still The Favorite To Win In 2020 — Just Look At The Midterm Map
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Our electoral system gives white voters outsize influence.
Ted Cruz Clams Up About Claim That Beto O'Rourke Funded Migrant Caravan
“There’s no point in revisiting the campaign itself,” the Texas senator told HuffPost.
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Andy Kim Declared Winner Over GOP Rep. Tom MacArthur In New Jersey
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Kim edged the biggest Trump backer in N.J.'s congressional delegation, becoming Congress' first Korean-American Democrat.
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Donald Trump Thinks You Need ID To Buy Cereal
"If you buy a box of cereal -- you have a voter ID," the president said.
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Goodbye To Donald Trump's Fake Election Day Tax Cut
Congressional Republicans had his back, even if nobody could say exactly what Trump was talking about.
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Hillary Clinton Says Stacey Abrams Would Have Won Already 'If She Had A Fair Election'
Georgia's Democratic candidate for governor refuses to concede over issues that her opponent blocked people of color from voting.
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