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Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

May. 04, 2022 07:11 AM EDT

Charlotte Observer/Raleigh News and Observer. May 3, 2022. Editorial: Without Roe v. Wade, it’s up to North Carolina to protect abortion access now North Carolina has 100 counties. You can get an abortion in just nine of them. In 2019, close to...

Evidence mounts of GOP involvement in Trump election schemes

May. 01, 2022 12:08 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rioters who smashed their way into the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, succeeded — at least temporarily — in delaying the certification of Joe Biden’s election to the White House. Hours before, Rep. Jim Jordan had been trying to achieve the same thing. ...

GOP lawmakers vote remotely more often after initial scorn

Apr. 20, 2022 14:57 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 50 Republicans who once joined a lawsuit claiming the House's pandemic-era proxy voting was unconstitutional have themselves voted by proxy this year, remotely without showing up. Across the aisle, Rep. Kai Kahele, a working Hawaiian Airlines pilot as...

Live updates: Cisneros, Rep. Cuellar head to runoff in Texas

Mar. 02, 2022 03:11 AM EST

The latest developments on Texas' primary election: AUSTIN — Democratic challenger Jessica Cisneros, a 28-year-old immigration attorney running for Congress with heavy support from progressives, has forced a primary runoff against U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar in South Texas. ...

2022 midterm elections: What to know ahead of Texas' primary

Mar. 01, 2022 00:06 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The 2022 midterm election season opens Tuesday in Texas, where voters will pick their nominees for governor, attorney general, congressional seats and more. With the next state primaries not coming until May, Texas will be far ahead in offering the first...

Texas primary is George P. Bush's biggest test yet in GOP

Feb. 28, 2022 11:54 AM EST

LAKEWAY, Texas (AP) — Fighting to stay in office, George P. Bush — the last of the Bush family still on the ballot — greeted a small outdoor crowd at an Austin brewery sounding like most Republicans running in Texas' primary Tuesday. He'll secure the border. He'll support...