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What Happened on Election Day

New York Times - 07 Nov 2016
Donald J. Trump was elected with a higher percentage of the white evangelical vote than any other Republican presidential candidate has ever received, and he has received strong support from prominent Christian Right leaders. Yet if Mr. Trump delivers ...
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Lance resigned after Election Day, months after home sale

Niagara Gazette - 18 Nov 2018
But because Lance resigned after the Election Day, the local Republican party was spared a challenge to her seat. Given that this year's midterms saw massive Democratic gains in the city of Lockport, state Assembly and Senate, and U.S. Congress, the ...
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Scientist–Politicians Rack Up Wins on Election Day

Scientific American - 16 Nov 2018
When ballots were tallied from Election Day last week, science-oriented candidates for U.S. Congress looked like real winners. Seven Democrats with degrees in science, technology, engineering, and medicine are headed to the House of Representatives; ...
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America's Election Grid Remains a Patchwork of Vulnerabilities

New York Times - 17 Nov 2018
County officials in Maryland miscalculated how many ballots they would need on Election Day — and quickly ran out in more than a dozen precincts. In New York City, voters were given a two-sheet ballot that jammed machines and caused delays and long ...
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Andrew Gillum Concedes to Ron DeSantis in Florida Governor's Race

New York Times - 17 Nov 2018
In a nod to the stressful 11 days after Election Day, Mr. Gillum said the state would have to look at how it conducts elections. “We need to update Florida's elections system and bring it into the 21st century,” he said. Broward County's elections ...
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Results from Election Day bring hope for the future: Letter

Poughkeepsie Journal - 17 Nov 2018
Rainbow did it! After a sleepless Monday night, I slept quite peacefully on Election night. The reason was the rainbow! As soon as I saw it at the Gateway Industries packed parking lot on Election Day, about 4:30, I knew we'll be OK. Not only did it ...
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Four Reasons Election Day was Historic for Transgender Rights

Human Rights Campaign (blog) - 14 Nov 2018
Last week's election saw historic levels of support for transgender people across the country. In honor of Trans Awareness Week, here are the top four reasons Election Day 2018 was a win for the transgender community. 1. Historic Victories for ...
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Election problems may prompt changes by lawmakers

Meriden Record-Journal - 17 Nov 2018
With problems continuing to surface more than a week after Election Day, Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill said she expects her office and the legislature to pursue remedies over the next year. “I'm running out of patience with the kinds of ...
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The Week After Election Day, Some Texas Races Remain In Limbo

KERA News - 16 Nov 2018
Election Day was more than a week ago. But a handful of Texas candidates who lost by roughly 1,000 votes or less have yet to concede — or are already calling for recounts in their own races. In most cases, trailing candidates are hoping their saving ...
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The 2018 midterm races that still aren't over

Vox - 14 Nov 2018
Claudia Tenney was first elected to the House in 2016 and ahead of Election Day was considered a weak incumbent against Democratic challenger and State Assembly member Anthony Brindisi. He was in Washington, DC, this week starting a two-week ...
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Feehan congratulates Hagedorn on First District win

Daily Globe - 17 Nov 2018
Hagedorn spoke of those priorities the morning after Election Day, when he issued a press release heralding his victory. He noted that his voter margin at the time was outside the automatic recount threshold of one-fourth of one percent. “I appreciate ...
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Election Day is over. Now who will lead Congress?

Vox - 12 Nov 2018
Now that the midterm elections are behind them, several members of Congress have thrown their hats in the ring to run for party leadership posts. Most of the attention has been given to the election for speaker of the House, which current Minority ...

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