Primary elections

May 11, 2017 - 8:02 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the South Carolina special election (all times local): 8 p.m. Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz has joined the list of notables backing a candidate in the race to fill Mick Mulvaney's congressional seat. Cruz on Thursday issued a statement from his own campaign announcing...
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Sen. Ricardo Lara, D-Bell Gardens, right, talks with Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, at the Capitol Thursday, May 4, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif. California may hold its presidential primary elections in March after lawmakers in both chambers of the Legislature passed bills Thursday to increase the influence of the nation's largest and most diverse state. The state Senate passed a bill to move California's primary from June to the third Tuesday in March. The bill now goes to the Assembly. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
May 04, 2017 - 6:41 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California may hold its presidential primary elections three months earlier after lawmakers passed bills Thursday to increase the influence of the nation's most populous and diverse state. Supporters of the bills say the state's June primary doesn't give California voters...
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May 04, 2017 - 3:41 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California may hold its presidential primary elections in March after lawmakers in both chambers of the Legislature passed bills Thursday to increase the influence of the nation's largest and most diverse state. The state Senate passed a bill to move California's primary...
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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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The stage is set and tested for the keynote by President Donald Trump at the National Rifle Association Leadership Forum in the Georgia World Congress Center on Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Atlanta. As the NRA holds its annual convention, opposition groups are sending a clear message that gun rights supporters will not go unchallenged in the age of Trump. On Friday, he'll become the first president to appear at an NRA convention since Ronald Reagan in 1983. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
April 28, 2017 - 9:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to address a National Rifle Association convention in more than 30 years when he speaks Friday at the group's annual meeting. The president's trip to Atlanta also will serve as his first foray into a congressional race...
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April 26, 2017 - 9:46 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some General Assembly members want to move up permanently North Carolina's primary elections for state and federal offices held every two years. The Senate voted Wednesday night for changing the primary from the Tuesday following the first Monday in May to the same date in...
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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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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at a rally for Omaha Democratic mayoral candidate Heath Mello, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Omaha, Neb. Sanders, who attracted millions of college-aged and young adults to his presidential campaign last year, is following through on a promise he made when he left the race: to promote younger leaders for the Democratic Party. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
April 20, 2017 - 10:59 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) — Bernie Sanders, who attracted millions of college-aged and young adults to his presidential campaign last year, is following through on a promise he made when he left the race: to promote younger leaders for the Democratic Party. It may not seem the most likely role for the...
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April 19, 2017 - 9:33 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Two candidates seeking to replace former state senator Judson Hill are headed to a runoff election. According to unofficial results from the Georgia Secretary of State, Democrat Christine Triebsch earned the highest total of votes in Tuesday's primary, followed by Republican Kay...
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Democratic candidate for Georgia's Sixth Congressional seat Jon Ossoff greets supporters at a campaign field office Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Marietta. Voters began casting ballots on Tuesday in the special election to fill the House seat vacated by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
April 19, 2017 - 12:26 am
DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — An upstart Democrat leads a special election in a conservative Georgia congressional district, but returns late Tuesday suggest he may still need a runoff to pull a major upset for the longtime Republican-held seat. And because of technical difficulties in the elections office...
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