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Russian Spy Maria Butina Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy Against The United States
Ryan J. Reilly
The Russian gun rights activist was enmeshed in Republican politics during the 2016 election.
Will Kamala Harris Run For President?
Sen. Kamala Harris has made a name for herself in the Senate with her tough questions against figures like former Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Now, Harris might be considering a run for president.
Trump: Michael Cohen Should Serve ‘Complete Sentence' For Things 'Unrelated' To Campaign
The president attacked his former lawyer, insisting he should serve "a long prison term" for his plea deal.
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Kamala Harris To Decide On 2020 White House Run 'Over The Holiday'
The California Democrat is one of the most highly anticipated presidential prospects.
Black Women Break Barriers In Mississippi With Historic Court Wins
"Maybe the citizens are no longer looking at gender but they’re looking strictly at qualifications," said one judge-elect.
Trevor Noah: Ainsley Earhardt's Recount Comment 'Too Dumb' For 'Fox & Friends'
"The Daily Show" comedian zinged the Fox host for caring more about "fun" than election accuracy.
Florida's Midterm Election Recount Gets Messy
Rick Scott is trying to limit the number of votes that can be recounted in Florida’s Democrat-leaning counties.
Judge To Hear Arizona Senate Race Vote Count Dispute
By Bob Christie, Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press
A GOP lawsuit is challenging the state’s two biggest counties for allowing voters to help resolve problems with their mail-in ballot signatures after Election Day.
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Twitter Hilariously Compared The Democratic And Republican Agendas
A serious election got some much-needed comic relief on social media.
Seth Meyers' Tears Of Trump 2016 Are Nowhere To Be Seen In Upbeat Midterms Recap
The "Late Night" host wept while processing Donald Trump's 2016 victory. Not this time.
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'Me Voting In 2016 vs. Me Voting In 2018' Meme Captures All Your Midterm Feels
Remember how confident you felt casting your vote in the last election?
The Woman Who Flipped Off Trump’s Motorcade Is Now Running For Office
In 2017, Juli Briskman went for a bike ride and became a symbol for the resistance against Trump. Now, she’s running for public office in 2019.
Nothing Is Certain On Eve Of First Nationwide Elections Of Trump Presidency
By STEVE PEOPLES, AP
Trump himself has acknowledged that the 2018 midterms, above all, represent a referendum on his presidency.
This Candidate May Become The First Native American Congresswoman
Meet Deb Haaland, Democratic candidate for New Mexico’s first district and, if elected, the nation’s first Native American woman in Congress.
Liuba Gretchen Shirley Breaks Down Campaign Finance Reform
Liuba Gretchen Shirley explains why campaign finance reform would allow for more regular people to run for office.
Advocate Mia Satya On San Francisco's Homeless Youth
Mia Satya relates her lived experience with homelessness to San Francisco's homeless youth crisis.
Marine Maura Sullivan Is Pushing For Gun Reform
Marine and Iraq war veteran Maura Sullivan is advocating for common sense background checks.
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The Midterms Are Our Chance To Vote Out White Supremacy
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These are the candidates inspiring me to show up and raise my voice this November.
Candidate Bravely Reveals Her History Of Addiction In Campaign Ad
Democratic candidate Caroline Walker is embracing her story as a recovering alcoholic on the campaign trail.
Brazil May Elect Jair Bolsonaro. Here's Why A Major Democracy Is Flirting With Fascism.
"Brazil's Trump" is a far-right congressman who praises dictators. He's also a lesson in how modern democracies can crumble.
Democratic Candidate Brianna Wu On Medical Marijuana
After receiving violent threats online in connection to Gamergate, Massachusetts Democratic candidate Brianna Wu opens up about treating her PTSD with medical marijuana.
Trevor Noah Recaps 2016 Election With Hilarious Airplane Pilot Analogy
Barack Obama was a "swaggy pilot" who had "everything under control." Donald Trump, not so much.
Stacey Abrams & Brian Kemp Face Off Over Voting Suppression In Georgia
53,000 people in Georgia are waiting for their voter applications to be processed, the man in charge of that is currently running for Governor & doesn’t think the issue is a problem.
Meet The 18-Year-Old Student Running In The Midterm Elections
Hadiya Afzal has not yet been a college student without also full-time campaigning for the midterm elections.
Meet The Young Republican Delivering Postmates To Meet Her Voters
Morgan Murtaugh, 26, is disrupting politics by meeting people wherever they are, including tailgates, karaoke and even their front doors.
Gamergate Motivated This Game Developer To Run For Congress
Brianna Wu is a videogame developer who was targeted by Gamergate after speaking out against misogyny in the gaming industry. Now she’s taking on politics to level the playing field.
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