Myrtle Beach is among a pair of stops 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris, a U.S. senator from California, will make during a two-day trip through South Carolina on Friday and Saturday, March 8-9.
In Washington state’s closest House race, Republican Dino Rossi is attempting to tar his Democratic opponent Kim Schrier as a supporter of steep gasoline taxes, because of her support for a carbon fee initiative.
Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk made famous by her refusal to sign marriage licenses for gay couples, lost Tuesday in her reelection bid for the Rowan County clerkship, to Democrat Elwood Caudill Jr.
Voters had to wait as long as 4 1/2 hours to cast ballots in one Atlanta area polling place, one of many areas hit with problems with malfunctioning voting machines. Elsewhere, disinformation campaigns on social media sought to confuse citizens.
President Donald Trump focused his campaigning for Tuesday’s midterm election on allegations that Democrats orchestrated a smear campaign against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to win seats in the Senate. The strategy may have cost him the House.
How to watch results from the Nov 6 general midterm election, the times polls close in key states and which early results predict if Republicans or Democrats win House and Senate majorities and governors races.
On this special pre-election episode of Beyond the Bubble, McClatchy political correspondents Alex Roarty and Katie Glueck break down the 2018 races political strategists are watching for trends on election night.
From reports of voter suppression tactics and voter fraud to problems with strict ID laws and early voting, Americans in states like TX, NC, KS, FL and others must navigate numerous general election issues.
Republican Josh Hawley’s campaign manager and Democrat Claire McCaskill agreed on Twitter that swastika graffiti on a Hawley campaign sign was “disgusting.” The two are locked in a close Missouri Senate race.
County outside Atlanta is rejecting absentee ballots at an astounding rate. Gwinnett County says it is acting legally. But Georgia is hit by a federal civil rights lawsuit demanding that it halt all efforts to discard mailed-in ballots.
The unusual, well-funded outside group is running ads against Texas Republican Pete Sessions and Delaware Democrat Tom Carper, while supporting North Carolina Republican Patrick McHenry and Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill.
Conventional wisdom says it costs hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars to win a congressional primary election. But a handful of wanna-be House members are advancing to the November ballot having spent less than $5,000.
State and local candidates, including Gov. Henry McMaster, are making their final push for votes ahead of Tuesday's primary elections. Races on the ballot include nominations for governor, Horry County Council and other statewide offices.