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Meet the truly new faces on the national political stage

Nov. 7, 2018 4:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The 2018 midterm elections introduced the nation to some electrifying candidates. Beto O'Rourke, the skateboarding liberal, charmed voters in Texas, while Stacey Abrams in Georgia and Andrew Gillum in Florida had the chance to make history. But as of Wednesday, none of those rock stars...

Review: Gary Hart biopic a great look at a political moment

Nov. 7, 2018 3:52 PM EST

Come closer, children, and listen to the tale of what politics was like before TMZ. Back in those dark ages, reporters simply didn't dig around and ask embarrassing questions of people running for office. They certainly did not bring up infidelity. I know, right? According to the fascinating new film "The Front...

The Latest: Democrats seize control of the House

Nov. 7, 2018 11:05 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on elections to the U.S. House of Representatives (all times local): 3:00 a.m. Democrats have won a House majority, gaining power to investigate President Donald Trump and help shape the nation's political agenda for the next two years. Democrats picked up at least two dozen...

Democrat making noise in typically Republican SC district

Nov. 1, 2018 3:10 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democrats trying to flip a U.S. House seat in South Carolina for the first time since 1986 are pouring most of their state efforts into a coastal district where Republican primary voters ousted the incumbent, instead choosing an enthusiastic backer of President Donald Trump. Democrat...