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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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April 25, 2017 - 3:47 pm
BROOKHAVEN, Ga. (AP) — DeKalb County election officials will likely open multiple early voting locations ahead of the 6th Congressional District's upcoming special election, citing voter interest. WABE-FM reports ( http://bit.ly/2pd55Hi ) that the county is required by state law to open at least...
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April 25, 2017 - 7:30 am
BROOKHAVEN, Ga. (AP) — DeKalb County election officials will likely open multiple early voting locations ahead of the 6th Congressional District's upcoming special electing, citing voter interest. WABE-FM reports ( http://bit.ly/2pd55Hi ) that the county is required by state law to open at least...
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April 24, 2017 - 1:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story April 24 about a House hearing on Russian meddling in the presidential election, The Associated Press reported erroneously that top law enforcement and intelligence officials would be testifying on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. The closed hearing is May 2, not Tuesday. A...
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April 24, 2017 - 6:47 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 April 24 UPDATE Precincts are final, beginning with testing Monday, April 24. ELECTION PROFILE...
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Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo, left, greets U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, right, before talks at her office in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, April 21, 2017. Their talks were to focus on economic and security issues. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
April 22, 2017 - 12:22 pm
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — One of the reasons the U.S. Congress has launched an investigation into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election is to "prevent the same kind of thing happening" to its NATO and other allies, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Saturday. Ryan spoke at a news...
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Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo, left, greets U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, right, before talks at her office in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, April 21, 2017. Their talks were to focus on economic and security issues. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
April 22, 2017 - 10:26 am
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says one of the reasons the U.S. Congress has launched a thorough investigation into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election is to "prevent the same kind of thing happening" to its NATO and other allies. Ryan spoke Saturday at a news...
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