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Politics Jun 26What to watch for in today’s state primaries
Here are the races to watch in Colorado, Maryland, Utah, Oklahoma and New York.
Politics Jun 14Have Democrats improved their chances of winning back the House?
Here are key races to watch as general elections begin to shape up.
Nation Jun 115 important stories that have nothing to do with the Trump-Kim summit
A dispute over which European country will accept new migrants, a closer look at suicide and other stories we're reading this week.
Politics Jun 05What to watch for on California’s big primary day
Democrats are counting on making gains in California to help retake control of the House, but the state’s unique primary system could block the party from competing for critical seats in November.
Politics May 22The Democrats’ latest plan to confront political corruption
The Democrats' new anti-corruption message is similar to the “culture of corruption” message the party used in the 2006 midterms.
Politics May 14How much will Democrats benefit from Pennsylvania’s new congressional map?
Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation currently consists of 13 Republicans and five Democrats, a split that reflects the old district lines, which the state supreme court ruled violated the state’s constitution.
Politics May 09Who is Gina Haspel, Trump’s pick to lead the CIA?
The majority of Gina Haspel’s 33-year career at the agency has been spent in the Directorate of Operations, helping oversee clandestine spying efforts around the world.
Politics May 08What to watch in Tuesday’s GOP Senate primaries
Republican Senate candidates are vying Tuesday to win primaries in three states w vulnerable Democratic incumbents. Here's what to watch in the West Virginia, Ohio and Indiana GOP Senate primaries.
Nation May 075 important stories you may have missed
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Politics Apr 27As midterms near, female candidates are making good on promise to challenge the status quo
Now it has become clear that liberal women are making good on their promises to try to rebuild the Democratic Party after the 2016 election.