Elections

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks to supporters on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. (Bryon Houlgrave /The Des Moines Register via AP)
Associated Press
November 14, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Bernie Sanders is replacing his state director in the critical early-voting state of South Carolina. Sanders’ presidential campaign tells The Associated Press that Jessica Bright now heads the campaign in South Carolina. Bright had been Sanders' deputy state director and previously was political...
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The Supreme Court is seen under stormy skies in Washington, Thursday, June 20, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Patrick Gentry
June 27, 2019 - 10:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court's final day before its summer break (all times local): 10:10 a.m. The Supreme Court says federal courts have no role to play in policing political districts drawn for partisan gain. The decision could embolden political line-drawing for partisan...
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Lee Rogers
Lee Rogers
June 18, 2019 - 8:46 am
In today's state House District 19 GOP primary, a former Greenville County Republican Party chairman faces a Fire District Commissioner. Patrick Haddon and Bill Addis are on the ballot today to pick the GOP candidate for the State House District 19 seat. The winner of today's special primary will...
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller walks past the White House after attending services at St. John's Episcopal Church, in Washington, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Patrick Gentry
March 25, 2019 - 11:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the conclusion of the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence is claiming that special counsel Robert Mueller has delivered "total vindication" of President Donald Trump. Pence said Monday that despite the two-...
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November 05, 2018 - 1:33 pm
by Natasha Bach ( @tashkala ) Election Day is around the corner and 69 House races are still seen as competitive . According to data from Cook Political Report , an "an independent, non-partisan newsletter that analyzes elections and campaigns for the US House of Representatives, US Senate,...
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November 05, 2018 - 1:32 pm
by Natasha Bach ( @tashkala ) Thirty-six governor’s seats are up for election this year. While Republicans currently hold two-thirds of the governor’s mansions across the country, 26 of the seats on the ballot are Republican-held, meaning that Democrats have an opportunity to make big gains...
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November 05, 2018 - 1:30 pm
by Natasha Bach ( @tashkala ) Thirty-five of 100 Senate seats are up for election on Nov. 6 -- 26 of which are currently held by Democrats. The path to maintaining control in the Senate is therefore simple for Republicans: lose no more than one seat currently held by the GOP. For Democrats to take...
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