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In American politics, the term swing state refers to any state ...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
In American politics, the term swing state refers to any state that could reasonably be won by either the Democratic or Republican presidential candidate. These states are usually targeted by both major-party campaigns, especially in competitive elections. Meanwhile, the states that regularly lean to a single party are known as safe states, as it is generally assumed that one candidate has a base of support from which they can draw a sufficient share of the electorate.
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NBC: Colorado no longer a swing state KUSA - 23 Nov 2018
With Democrats winning every statewide office and both houses of the state legislature in the midterm election, NBC is ready to move Colorado off its roster of ...
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India’s swing state moment

The Tribune - 03 Dec 2018
TheTribune: THE latest meeting of the world's 20 most economically powerful nations at Buenos Aires was termed as the 'avoidance summit'.
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Why no blue wave in Ohio, Democrats ponder

The Columbus Dispatch - 06 Dec 2018
WASHINGTON — On paper, the crop of Democrats who challenged Ohio's 11 GOP congressional incumbents this year were the most competitive candidates ...
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Election Confirms Virginia's Shift to Blue

U.S. News & World Report - 14 Nov 2018
When Democrats picked up three House seats in Virginia last week and Tim Kaine cruised to victory in the Senate race, it cemented a trend that was already in ...
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The Power of Ballot Initiatives

Harvard Political Review - 10 Dec 2018
On November 6, voters across the country rallied in anticipation of the returns on what had been a uniquely visible campaign season for midterm elections.
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The Democrats' Hispanic Problem

POLITICO - 04 Dec 2018
To beat Trump in 2020, the party will almost certainly need Florida voters who didn't turn out for Bill Nelson or Andrew Gillum. What went wrong, and can they fix ...
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The Electoral College Conundrum

The Atlantic - 23 Nov 2018
There's no consensus on abolishing the Electoral College, which has countered the popular vote in two of the past five presidential elections.
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New York gets more worker-friendly

Long Island Business News - 10 Dec 2018
Last week, Suffolk County became the latest jurisdiction in New York State to pass a so-called salary history ban law. The county joins New York City, ...
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The Deciders, in Photos

POLITICO - 13 Nov 2018
Patrick Cavan Brown's photography tells the story of the senior voters and swing states that were decisive in the 2018 midterm elections.
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Wineries, vineyards upward swing

Oregon Natural Resources Report - 10 Dec 2018
December 10, 2018. By Oregon Employment Department,. As Oregon businesses struggled during the Great Recession (2007-2009) and the years to follow, the ...
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Which way will 2019 swing?

The Hindu BusinessLine - 07 Dec 2018
Results from five states — particularly Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh — will be the blueprint for the general elections next year.
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Karl "Andy" Mider, 81, Carthage - 10 Dec 2018
CARTHAGE, NY — Karl Andrew “Andy” Mider, 81, of Carthage Center in Carthage, NY, passed away Dec. 10, 2018. Born Aug. 3, 1937, in Watertown, the only ...
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White House turmoil deepens after Kelly firing

World Socialist Web Site - 10 Dec 2018
On Saturday, President Donald Trump removed his White House chief of staff, retired General John Kelly, only to have his top choice to replace Kelly decline the ...

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