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When it's Woman (D) versus Woman (R), interesting things happen

When it's Woman (D) versus Woman (R), interesting things happenThe record number of women running for office this midterm election year has led to a record number of races in which both major-party candidates are women, creating an interesting real-world experiment in political science.


White House blocks bill that would protect elections

White House blocks bill that would protect electionsA bill that would have significantly bolstered the nation’s electoral security has been held up in the Senate at the behest of the White House, which expressed its displeasure with the proposed legislation.


Can this Democrat crack the Trump-era election code?

Can this Democrat crack the Trump-era election code?Last month, Harley Rouda advanced to the general election after finishing 125 votes ahead of his closest rival. His goal for November is to unseat the only candidate who finished ahead of him: 15-term congressman Dana Rohrabacher, an eccentric, pro-Russia Republican.


A note of caution about 'the Year of the Woman' in politics

A note of caution about 'the Year of the Woman' in politicsA record number of women have entered primaries for local, state and national office this year, creating an expectation among activists that there will be a record number of women on the ballot in November, and that a record number of women will be among the officials sworn in on January, especially in the House of Representatives.


Post-election clashes in Zimbabwe turn deadly

Post-election clashes in Zimbabwe turn deadlyProtests in Zimbabwe’s historic elections turned bloody on Wednesday as a man was shot dead during demonstrations over alleged vote fraud and President Emmerson Mnangagwa appealed for calm.


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