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The 2012 United States presidential election in Kentucky took place on November 6, 2012 as part of the 2012 General Election in which all 50 states plus The District of Columbia participated. Kentucky voters chose eight electors to represent them in the Electoral College via a popular vote pitting incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and his running mate, Vice President Joe Biden, against Republican challenger and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and his running mate, Congressman Paul
The Washington Post - 10 Dec 2018 Analysis | The Daily 202: Four reasons that even some Trump loyalists do not want to be White House chief of staff
The eight names being mentioned after Nick Ayers announced he won't replace John Kelly.
NBCNews.com - 10 Dec 2018 New Census data show mixed bag for Trump's reelection chances
Counties that voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016 are growing more than counties that backed Trump. But there are rays of light for Trump in the Midwest.
Vox.com - 14 Nov 2018 What the 2018 midterm elections tell us about 2020
The 2018 midterms aren't even finished yet — several House races still have not been called — but the conversation has already moved on to feverish ...
NBCNews.com - 09 Dec 2018 Incoming Wisconsin Governor: GOP bill to strip power from Democrats a 'hot mess'
Wisconsin Democratic Governor-elect Tony Evers warned Republican Gov. Scott Walker that his reputation would be tarnished if he fails to veto legislation by ...
Krebs on Security - 11 Dec 2018 How Internet Savvy are Your Leaders?
Back in April 2015, I tweeted about receiving a letter via snail mail suggesting the search engine rankings for a domain registered in my name would suffer if I ...
Lexington Herald-Leader - 10 Dec 2018 Weekend Sports in Brief
BASEBALL. LAS VEGAS (AP) — Longtime closer Lee Smith and smooth-swinging Harold Baines were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Kaiser Health News - 10 Dec 2018 Monday, December 10, 2018
Enrollment is lagging compared with last year's pace. But experts say sign-ups tend to accelerate as the deadline nears, and many people will be automatically ...
Education Week - 11 Nov 2018 The 2020 Presidential Field and Education: Your Very Early Cheat Sheet
The 2020 presidential election is right around the corner. And there's a good chance that education could be a higher-profile-than-usual issue in what's shaping ...
The Washington Post - 04 Dec 2018 Analysis | The Daily 202: Lame-duck power grab in Wisconsin showcases the GOP's embrace of zero-sum politics
New arrows wound the American notion of a peaceful transfer of power.
Brookings Institution - 26 Apr 2018 How Mitt Romney could wind up running the United States 6 years after losing the presidential election
If, as expected, Mitt Romney wins his race for a Senate seat from Utah he may become the most powerful man in the United States Senate. As many of us ...
Washington Post - 07 Dec 2018 The best — and worst — education news of 2018
Every December veteran educator Larry Ferlazzo looks at the year in education news and makes his list of what he thinks the best — and the worst — of it was.
Ledger-Enquirer - 28 Nov 2018 Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___. Nov. 26. The Washington Post on a new federal climate change report: ...
Center for Responsive Politics - 14 Sep 2018 Can these potential 2020 candidates afford to run for president?
Whoever wants to be president in 2020 will probably have to raise millions. The fundraising histories of these potential candidates can help us gauge whether ...
Mother Jones - 29 Nov 2018 If Accused Russian Spy Maria Butina Sings, Here's What She Might Tell the Feds
Accused Russian spy and gun rights activist Maria Butina is getting closer to cutting a deal with the US government. That's what both her lawyers and the Justice ...
U.S. News & World Report - 06 Nov 2018 The Latest: 2 Lawmakers Who Faced Allegations Are Re-Elected
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the general election in Kentucky (all times local):
USA TODAY - 16 Oct 2018 CNN Poll: Joe Biden holds big lead over other potential 2020 Democratic candidates
WASHINGTON – Former Vice President Joe Biden holds a wide lead over the other potential candidates to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020, a CNN ...
New York Times - 20 Sep 2018 The Plot to Subvert an Election: Unraveling the Russia Story So Far
For two years, Americans have tried to absorb the details of the 2016 attack — hacked emails, social media fraud, suspected spies — and President Trump's ...
NBCNews.com - 12 Oct 2018 Biden hits Trump in Kentucky campaign stop
OWINGSVILLE, KY — Former Vice President Joe Biden lit into President Trump Friday for putting "his own interests before our values," and accusing Republican ...
USA TODAY - 17 Jul 2018 Joe Biden says he will decide whether he's running for president by January
Former Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he would decide whether he would run for president by January.
USA TODAY - 27 Jun 2018 Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton top 2020 Democratic presidential candidates in new poll
With more than two years to go before the next presidential election, former Vice President Joe Biden is the early favorite to represent the Democrats and try to ...
CNBC - 23 May 2018 Women candidates have a chance to make history in several red states after Tuesday's primaries
Stacey Abrams in Georgia and Lupe Valdez and Gina Ortiz Jones in Texas have a chance to make history after primary elections.
Castanet.net - 10 Dec 2018 Cat survives raging blaze - World News
A family has been reunited with their cat after it stayed behind during a deadly wildfire last month that levelled their home in Northern California.
CNN - 21 Mar 2018 What you need to know right now about the 2018 midterm elections
Here's a look at where things stand and what's coming up in each of the 2018 midterm primaries. A number of special elections are included.
New York Times - 06 Nov 2018 Washington Election Results
See full results and maps from the Washington midterm elections.
The Hill - 20 Feb 2018 Dem wins Kentucky state House seat in district Trump won by 49 points | TheHill
Kentucky Democrats on Tuesday reclaimed a rural district in the state House of Representatives that went heavily for President Trump in 2016.
New York Times - 16 Aug 2018 Woman vs. Woman: Another Record Is Set for Midterm Elections
MILWAUKEE — In this year of record-breaking advances for women running for office, there is nothing especially extraordinary about two more winning their ...
The Washington Post - 07 Nov 2018 Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
The most expensive midterm elections in modern times underscored the nation's deep polarization, but fell short of delivering a sweeping repudiation of Trump.
Vox.com - 22 May 2018 Election results: Texas, Georgia, Kentucky, Arkansas winners and loses
Voters went to the polls across four Southern states on Tuesday to vote in primary elections and brought with them a sharp reversal of some narratives from ...
Vox.com - 07 Nov 2018 Midterm election results 2018: Winners and losers
Election night 2018 didn't provide a story of a dramatic blue wave, but it was still a big night for Democrats, who won the House of Representatives, marking the ...
Express.co.uk - 08 Nov 2018 Midterm elections 2018 results LIVE: Jeff Sessions quits after Trump declares 'VICTORY'
Yesterday the US was on tenterhooks awaiting results for who would take majority in the House of Representatives the Senate in the midterm elections.
The Washington Post - 16 Jul 2018 Trump’s defense of Putin finds few supporters in Congress
President Trump's refusal Monday to denounce Russian President Vladimir Putin for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign sparked pointed criticism ...
Vox.com - 08 May 2018 Primary election results: West Virginia, Ohio, Indiana, North Carolina
Don Blankenship, Dennis Kucinich, Todd Rokita, and many more are on the ballot in Tuesday's primary elections.
South China Morning Post - 27 Jun 2018 Mitt Romney wins Republican primary in Utah senate race, as a Democrat heavyweight in New York is ousted by a Sanders socialist
Former US presidential candidate Mitt Romney's return to politics is now official, after he handily won the Republican primary for a Utah Senate seat Tuesday ...
New York Times - 25 Jul 2018 Political Bubbles and Hidden Diversity: Highlights From a Very Detailed Map of the 2016 Election
An interactive map published by The New York Times allows you to explore the 2016 presidential election at the highest level of detail available: by voting ...
USA TODAY - 07 Nov 2018 6 takeaways on Republicans' Senate victories and what they mean for 2020
Votes are still being counted from Tuesday's election but a picture of the 2020 campaign is coming into focus and Republicans are (generally) smiling.
The Washington Post - 18 Jul 2018 Trump says he accepts U.S. intelligence on Russian interference in 2016 election but denies collusion
President Trump on Tuesday grudgingly sought to inch back his warm remarks about Russia and its leader during a summit in Helsinki a day earlier, saying he ...
New York Magazine - 23 May 2018 Red-State Teachers Just Scored a Victory That Could Transform the GOP
Last night in Kentucky, a high-school math teacher named Travis Brenda upset the state's House Majority Leader in a Republican primary. Brenda campaigned ...
The Hill - 16 Oct 2018 Former Kentucky senator Dee Huddleston dead at 92 | TheHill
Former Kentucky Sen. Walter "Dee" Huddleston (D) died Tuesday at the age of 92 at his son's home in Warsaw, Ky.
Center For American Progress - 11 Jul 2018 Increasing Voter Participation in America
Almost 92 million eligible Americans did not vote in the 2016 presidential elections. In the 2014 midterm elections, an estimated 143 million eligible Americans ...
The Washington Post - 04 Jun 2018 A Kentucky crowd cheered a valedictorian for quoting Trump. Then he told them it was Obama.
Ben Bowling's graduation speech was one of the rare instances where electoral polling numbers can help us understand humor. The 18-year-old is the ...
Vox.com - 22 May 2018 2018 primaries: Amy McGrath vs. Jim Gray for Kentucky’s Sixth Congressional District
A familiar fight is playing out in the Democratic primary for Kentucky's Sixth District on Tuesday: An establishment Democrat is facing off against a newcomer ...
Vox.com - 04 Nov 2018 Early voting 2018: a state-by-state guide
While the 2018 midterm elections officially take place on November 6, plenty of voters will cast their ballots ahead of time thanks to early voting. Early voting laws ...
Center For American Progress - 14 Apr 2018 America's Electoral Future
The recent elections of Donald Trump and Barack Obama were influenced in no small measure by shifts in the nation's underlying demographic structure—the ...
The Daily Beast - 11 Oct 2018 Mitch McConnell Is Going to Kill the United States Senate
And the truth is, he doesn't care so long as he gets his judges.
CNBC - 11 Sep 2018 Secretive cabals, fear of immigrants and the tea party: How the financial crisis led to the rise of Donald Trump
The tea party movement rose from the ashes of the financial crisis. Trump, in turn, seized the momentum built by the movement. "The fringe groups are the things ...
PolitiFact - 17 Jul 2018 Donald Trump's questionable claim that Electoral College favors the Democrats
It may be more than a year and a half since the presidential election, but time and again, President Donald Trump has brought up his Electoral College victory in ...
The Washington Post - 18 Oct 2018 ‘I am on the ticket’: Trump seeks to make the election about him, even if some don’t want it to be
The aggressive midterm strategy runs the risk of further energizing Democrats and alienating moderates who have turned on the president.
Lexington Herald-Leader - 11 Oct 2018 Why the Kentucky county Trump is visiting will likely decide Barr vs. McGrath race
Madison County is the swing county in Kentucky's only competitive congressional district, likely deciding whether Republican Andy Barr or Democrat Amy ...
New York Times - 14 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: New Mexico's 2nd District, Herrell vs. Torres Small
This district covers the entire southern half of the state, and has voted Republican in the last three presidential elections. The winner will be the first woman to ...
Business Insider - 19 Feb 2018 WHERE ARE THEY NOW?: The 25 candidates for president in 2016
It seems like just yesterday that the US was in the midst of the wild and unpredictable 2016 presidential election cycle.
Washington Post - 01 Oct 2016 Hate our electoral system? Here's who could have been president under other setups
We explored what would happen under different electoral systems — and found that adjusted rules could have changed the outcome in half of the presidential ...
NPR - 21 Feb 2018 FACT CHECK: Why Didn't Obama Stop Russia's Election Interference In 2016?
President Trump now accepts that Russia launched a wave of active measures against the U.S. but blames his predecessor for not taking any action.
Lexington Herald-Leader - 02 Nov 2018 ‘Mr. President, I’m with you.’ Why Andy Barr is betting big on Donald Trump.
Andy Barr has tied himself to Donald Trump in his 2018 general election race against Amy McGrath in Kentucky. Will it work?
The Daily Beast - 12 Oct 2018 Republicans Have a Secret Weapon in the Midterms: Voter Suppression
After losing in 2012, the GOP enacted the harshest limits on voting since Jim Crow. It could make the difference this year from Florida to North Dakota.
Wall Street Journal - 10 Oct 2018 Early Voting Indicates a Likely High Turnout This Year
__NOV. 6 IS STILL WEEKS AWAY,__ but for hundreds of thousands of Americans, Election Day has already come and gone. More than 270000 voters have ...
Lexington Herald-Leader - 22 Jul 2018 Trump creates a summer of discontent for Andy Barr, other Republican candidates
The latest episode in a summer of discontent for Kentucky's Andy Barr and Republicans like him started last Monday when Trump appeared to side with Russian ...
New York Post - 06 Dec 2018 Lance Armstrong Uber investment made him millions
There was a time when Lance Armstrong's downfall in cycling was going to not only equal a lifetime of shame — but also financial hardship. Faced with lawsuits ...
Lexington Herald-Leader - 17 Jul 2018 Rand Paul talks like this Trump-Russia thing is normal. It’s not.
If Sen. Rand Paul has evidence that the U.S. has tampered in other countries' elections the way Russia hacked U.S. voting infrastructure in 2016, he should ...
Brookings Institution - 02 Aug 2018 Kavanaugh aside, consider what’s happening to the courts
Changes to norms and procedure in the Senate created a bottleneck for judicial nominees under Obama that the Republicans have cleared up for Trump.
The Washington Post - 16 Jul 2018 Timeline: The odd overlap of Maria Butina, the gun-rights movement and the 2016 election
Another criminal allegation against another Russian national who was involved in the 2016 election was announced Monday by the Justice Department — but ...
Lexington Herald Leader - 20 Apr 2018 Democrats expect a blue wave in 2018. Will it wash KY’s Andy Barr out of Congress?
How vulnerable is Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr in Central Kentucky's 6th Congressional District in 2018? A slate of strong Democratic candidates — Jim ...
The New York Times - 30 Oct 2018 President Wants to Use Executive Order to End Birthright Citizenship
President Trump said he was preparing an executive order that would nullify the long-accepted constitutional guarantee of birthright citizenship in the United ...
The Guardian - 17 Sep 2018 The key 2018 midterm election races to watch | US news
These Senate, House and governor races represent some of the most competitive and compelling contests on election day.
Al Jazeera English - 07 Nov 2018 US midterm elections 2018: All the latest updates
Republicans retain Senate control, shattering Democrats' hope of anti-Trump wave sweeping them into the majority.
CNN - 02 Sep 2018 CNN Key Races: 11 House seats move toward Democrats, 3 in direction of Republicans
Washington (CNN) The battle for control of the US House is coming into sharper focus with November's midterm elections now less than 70 days away.
U.S. News & World Report - 22 May 2018 The Latest: Lambert, Ballou Move to Fall Supreme Court Race
A state Court of Appeals judge and a circuit court judge have emerged from a three-way primary and will face off in November for a seat on the Kentucky ...
New York Times - 06 Nov 2018 Montana Election Results
See full results and maps from the Montana midterm elections.
CNN - 16 Sep 2018 Joe Biden attacks Trump's use of power during LGBTQ dinner speech
Joe Biden last appeared at the national dinner for the Human Rights Campaign in 2015 as he publicly grappled with making a late entrance in the 2016 race ...
The New York Times - 20 Mar 2018 Trump Congratulates Putin, but Doesn’t Mention Meddling in U.S.
WASHINGTON — President Trump called on Tuesday to congratulate President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia on his re-election, but did not raise with him the ...
New York Times - 27 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Arizona's 2nd District, Marquez Peterson vs. Kirkpatrick
This seat is open because the current officeholder, Martha McSally, is running for the Senate. The district, which includes much of Tucson, went for Hillary ...
POLITICO - 05 Nov 2018 POLITICO Playbook PM: Forecasters lay out final predictions
And what could change if Democrats take control of the House.
HuffPost - 12 Oct 2018 This Is The Race That Will Tell Democrats If They're Headed For A House Majority
President Donald Trump on Saturday is expected to parachute into the middle of a surprisingly close congressional race in Kentucky. He wants to rally ...
New York Post - 16 Jul 2018 Republicans, Democrats slam Trump for being soft on Putin
Republicans and Democrats condemned President Donald Trump for essentially giving Vladimir Putin a pass on Russia's interference in the US presidential ...
Al Jazeera English - 04 Nov 2018 In small town Kentucky, Trump supporters dig their heels in
Many Trump supporters say their support for the US president and the Republican party couldn't be stronger.
Talk Radio 1210 WPHT - 07 Nov 2018 GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans retained Senate control Tuesday after ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota and Missouri, delivering a ...
New York Times - 23 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Nebraska's 2nd District, Bacon vs. Eastman
This relatively urban district is the most liberal-leaning part of a strongly Republican state and where Democrats see their best opportunity in Nebraska. It went ...
NBCNews.com - 17 Sep 2018 Voting for midterms begins on Friday
Actual voting begins this Friday for the 2018 general election, when Minnesota, South Dakota, Vermont and Wyoming all start their absentee and early balloting.
CNN - 29 Jul 2018 There are 100 days to the midterm election. Here's what to watch
Voters are now 100 days away from delivering their verdict on President Donald Trump's first two years in office, and while the political landscape could shift ...
USA TODAY - 20 Jul 2018 GOP leaders: We're not inviting Putin to address Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan said they have no intention of inviting Russian President Vladimir Putin to address ...
BBC News - 06 Oct 2018 Kavanaugh vote: The political fallout from the Supreme Court battle
The Republican Party finally got the votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Although that battle is over, the political war is just beginning.
ABC News - 20 May 2018 2 Kentucky Democrats battle to lead party's push into red America
Kentucky's 6th Congressional District sits smack dab in the middle of the Bluegrass State -- but come Tuesday, it will find itself at the epicenter of the Democratic ...
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press - 10 Sep 2018 Alleged spy Maria Butina’s strange route from Russia to U.S. jail
By MATTHEW BODNER and ANGELA CHARLTON. MOSCOW — When Maria Butina arrived in Moscow from Siberia in 2011 to launch a Russian version of the ...
New York Times - 13 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Florida's 26th District, Curbelo vs. Mucarsel-Powell
This strongly Hispanic South Florida district was created in 2012 and encompasses most of southern Miami-Dade County, Key West and all three of Florida's ...
Washington Post - 06 Sep 2016 Who is the president of the United States - Donald Trump wins election - The
The latest polls, news and updates as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump battle for the presidency.
USA TODAY - 11 Apr 2018 A look back at Paul Ryan's political career, from VP run to passing tax overhaul
Here's a look back at some of Speaker of the House Paul Ryan's most pivotal career moments since he entered politics.
Business Insider - 21 Feb 2018 'We've never seen anything like this': Democrat wins Kentucky seat by 36 points in district Trump won by 49
In deep red Kentucky, Democrat Linda Belcher sailed to victory in the state's 49th House District seat with 68% of the vote on Tuesday.
NBCNews.com - 24 Sep 2018 House battlefield polling update
Democrats need to flip 23 seats in November to take control of the House.
CNN - 25 Sep 2018 Neck-and-neck race for House seat in Kentucky
CNN's Kyung Lah visits Kentucky's 6th congressional district where there is a tight race between GOP incumbent Rep. Andy Barr, and retired Marine pilot Amy ...
NBCNews.com - 23 Oct 2018 Exclusive: Priorities USA launches new ad campaign targeting McConnell entitlement talk
Heidi Przybyla. Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is quickly becoming the vessel for the Democratic Party's closing argument to midterm voters, a push ...
The Washington Post - 22 May 2018 Analysis | The Daily 202: A tale of two elections
Compare Trump's reaction to the reelection of Maduro and Putin.
PBS NewsHour - 06 Nov 2018 Cruz defeats O’Rourke in Texas Senate race
With the win, Cruz kept alive his hopes of mounting a second presidential run once Trump leaves the White House.
New York Times - 29 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Minnesota's 2nd District, Lewis vs. Craig
This district is a mixture of Twin City suburb and rural farmland. It is a classic battleground in presidential elections.
INSIDER - 26 May 2018 The FBI has obtained wiretaps of a Putin ally tied to the NRA who met with Trump Jr. during the campaign
Spanish police have turned over to the FBI wiretaps of conversations involving Alexander Torshin, a prominent Russian banker suspected of money laundering ...
New York Times - 19 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: California's 49th District, Harkey vs. Levin
This district includes southern Orange County and North County coastal. Since 2000, the seat has been held by the Republican Darrell Issa, who was re-elected ...
History - 17 Apr 2018 How the Great Compromise Affects Politics Today
Larger states wanted congressional representation based on population, while smaller states wanted equal representation. They met in the middle.
NBCNews.com - 27 Jun 2018 NBC/Marist polls: Independents break away from Trump, GOP
For all of the attention on polls showing President Trump retaining clear support from Republican voters, there's maybe a more important set of numbers to watch ...
The Guardian - 08 Nov 2016 US elections 2016 results: track who won, county by county
Follow along throughout the night as America finds out who won the presidential race between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump.
Wall Street Journal - 25 Sep 2018 Turnout Among Younger Voters Is Up, Democratic Analytics Firm Finds
__YOUTH WAVE.__ Younger voters are notoriously bad at showing up to vote, especially in midterm elections, but a new analysis of primary elections in 2018.
The Hill - 02 May 2018 May brings key primaries across nation | TheHill
Voters in twelve states will choose party nominees in closely watched primary election contests around the country this month, as Democrats and Republicans ...
TIME - 03 Jul 2018 What to Know About the Potential Nominees President Trump Has Interviewed for the Supreme Court
President Donald Trump has interviewed several potential nominees to replace Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. Here's what to know.