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Politics Mar 11Democrats turn to blue-collar Milwaukee for 2020 convention
The Democratic National Committee's decision will take the party to the heart of the working-class upper Midwest that delivered President Donald Trump to the White House.
Politics Mar 01WATCH: Washington Gov. Jay Inslee launches 2020 presidential bid
The 68-year-old governor is launching his bid Friday in Seattle, following recent visits to the first primary state of New Hampshire and the early caucus state of Nevada.
Politics Feb 13Howard Dean to lead new Dem voter data exchange
The one-time presidential candidate, former Vermont governor and ex-Democratic National Committee chairman is set to return to prominence as head of a new operation that Democrats hope puts them back on par with Republicans in the never-ending race to use…
Politics Feb 05WATCH: Stacey Abrams delivers Democratic response to State of the Union
"These were our family values: faith, service, education and responsibility," she said, arguing for "this uncommon grace of community."…
Politics Nov 16Stacey Abrams preparing new challenge in Georgia race
Stacey Abrams' campaign is preparing an unprecedented legal challenge in the unresolved Georgia governor's race that could leave the state's Supreme Court deciding whether to force another round of voting.
Politics Nov 13Judge orders Georgia to work to protect provisional ballots
A federal judge has ordered Georgia take steps to ensure provisional ballots aren't improperly rejected and to wait until Friday to certify the results of the midterm elections that include an unsettled race for governor.
Politics Nov 08Lucy McBath, Democrat and gun control advocate, wins long-red Georgia seat
Republican Rep. Karen Handel has conceded her long-red House seat in the Atlanta suburbs to an African-American gun control advocate making her first run for public office.
Nation Nov 08Brian Kemp resigns as Georgia secretary of state
As the state's top election official, Kemp oversaw the race, and his resignation Thursday morning came as a hearing began for a lawsuit in which five voters asked that he be barred from exercising his duties in any future management…
Politics Nov 07Abrams, Kemp await more ballots in Georgia governor’s race
With reported votes approaching 3.8 million, Kemp was just shy of 51 percent, but Abrams and her campaign said there were enough ballots outstanding to bring the Republican below the threshold required for victory.
Politics Nov 06Some Georgia polling hours extended as voters see long lines
Voters in one of the nation's most closely watched governor's races cast ballots Tuesday amid a dispute about one of the candidates' management of Georgia's elections system, leaving open the possibility that supporters on the losing side may not accept…