Nov 05

Midterm Wrap: Republicans seize control of Senate

WASHINGTON — America awoke to a new political dynamic Wednesday with sharper dividing lines in an already divided government, forcing President Barack Obama to recalibrate his approach and giving Republican leaders in Congress new muscle to check him.

Nov 05

GOP’s big election night fuels shift toward 2016

AUSTIN, Texas — And so it begins. Even before the polls had closed on Election Day, Republicans had shifted their focus to 2016 and the party's top target: Hillary Rodham Clinton. And by the end of the night, the GOP…

Nov 04

Why you probably didn’t vote today

Forty percent of eligible voters vote in the midterm elections, down from 56 percent who vote in presidential elections. Here are the key differences between the two races and a breakdown of who actually ends up voting.