House elections

Jon Ossoff, left, a 30-year-old Democrat running for Congress in Georgia's traditionally conservative 6th Congressional District, and fiancee Alisha Kramer, walk up a driveway to knock on a door while campaigning in Sandy Springs, Ga., Thursday, May 11, 2017. Ossoff's fortunes in a June 20 matchup with Republican Karen Handel will be an early test of how the Republicans' vote to gut the Affordable Care Act and President Donald Trump's decision to fire the FBI director are playing with voters. Both parties see the Georgia race as an indicator for the 2018 midterm elections. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
May 14, 2017 - 10:40 am
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — The last time Harriet Zoller volunteered for a political campaign, she was too young to vote for the Massachusetts Democrat running for president. "I was a Kennedy girl," she says, smiling back to 1960. Veronica Savoy's previous campaign experience was volunteering...
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President Donald Trump talks to reporters during a meeting with Dr. Henry Kissinger, former Secretary of State and National Security Advisor under President Richard Nixon, in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 11, 2017 - 10:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the FBI (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New York Times reports that former FBI Director James Comey declined to pledge loyalty to President Donald Trump during a dinner the two men shared in January. The newspaper quotes two unnamed Comey...
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Photographers surround acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe as he takes his seat with a folder marked "Secret," on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 11, 2017, prior to testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on major threats facing the U.S. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
May 11, 2017 - 5:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the FBI (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to his request to invite Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to brief senators next week. Schumer made the...
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Photographers surround acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe as he takes his seat with a folder marked "Secret," on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 11, 2017, prior to testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on major threats facing the U.S. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
May 11, 2017 - 4:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the FBI (all times local): 4:30 p.m. President Donald Trump says former FBI Director James Comey is a "showboat" and a "grandstander" who has brought turmoil to the agency. Trump, who abruptly fired Comey earlier this week, tells NBC News...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:55 am
EDITORS: NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The South Carolina US House 5 Runoff Election is Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Poll Close: 7 p.m. ET. First Results Expected: 7:30 p.m. ET ELECTION PROFILE Two GOP state house colleagues will face off for the chance to replace former...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May at the Hungerford Community Centre and Social Club during an election campaign event in Bristol, England, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. May vowed Tuesday to be a "bloody difficult woman" in talks with the bloc, after EU officials accused the U.K. of failing to grasp the complexity of the task ahead. (Ben Birchall/PA via AP)
May 03, 2017 - 10:38 am
LONDON (AP) — In a distinctly British moment of electoral democracy and royal ceremony, Prime Minister Theresa May signaled the official start of Britain's election campaign with a visit to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. The visit marked Wednesday's dissolution of Parliament, which means...
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FILE - In this March 23, 2017 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a pair of special House elections, Republicans are raising the specter of a second turn as House speaker for Pelosi to excite or scare GOP voters and sway independents enough to counter surging opposition to President Donald Trump. The strategy could be a defining theme of the 2018 elections. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
May 01, 2017 - 8:17 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Move over Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, Republicans have a new campaign boogeyman. Well, sort of new. It's more of an encore for Nancy Pelosi, the 77-year-old House Democratic leader who spent four years as the nation's first female speaker, lost her majority in 2010 and now...
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May 01, 2017 - 5:41 am
EDITORS: NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The South Carolina US House 5 Primary Election is Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Poll Close: 7 p.m. ET. First Results Expected: 7:30 p.m. ET May 1 UPDATE Candidates and races are final for the last election test on May 1, 2-3 p.m. ET...
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House Speaker Paul Ryan, left, of Wis., conducts a a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for Representative-elect Ron Estes, R-Ks., accompanied by his wife Susan Estes, center, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
April 25, 2017 - 10:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Ron Estes, winner of a closer-than-usual congressional election in Kansas, has been sworn in as the newest member of the House. Estes' race attracted national attention because it was the first congressional election since Donald Trump became president and it was seen...
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April 25, 2017 - 7:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Ron Estes, winner of a closer-than-usual congressional election in Kansas, has been sworn in as the newest member of the House. Estes' race attracted national attention because it was the first congressional election since Donald Trump became president and it was seen...
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