Latest House elections News

Groups get creative to help Alaska voters with ranked voting

Aug. 11, 2022 20:58 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Drag performers shimmied up and down a walkway between café tables, as enthusiastic patrons took photos, waved cash and filled out ballots ranking the shows. The mock election, fueled by performances that brought the din of an Anchorage, Alaska, café to a...

Herrera Beutler third GOP impeacher to fall in primary

Aug. 10, 2022 20:45 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler has become the third congressperson who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump to be ousted in a primary. Herrera Beutler fell to Trump-backed Joe Kent, a former Green Beret, in the 3rd Congressional District contest. The district...

Republican Joe Kent advances to November general election in Washington's 3rd Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 20:33 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Joe Kent advances to November general election in Washington's 3rd Congressional District.

Republican Dan Matthews advances to November general election in Washington's 2nd Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 19:36 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Dan Matthews advances to November general election in Washington's 2nd Congressional District.

Republican Cliff Moon advances to November general election in Washington's 7th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 19:05 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Cliff Moon advances to November general election in Washington's 7th Congressional District.

Omar ekes out House primary win over centrist in Minnesota

Aug. 10, 2022 09:32 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar, a member of the progressive Squad, eked out a closer-than-expected Democratic primary victory Tuesday against a centrist challenger who questioned the incumbent's support for the “defund the police" movement. The evening went far...

Republican Brad Finstad wins special election to U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District

Aug. 10, 2022 09:27 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Brad Finstad wins special election to U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Rep. Herrera Beutler, who voted to impeach Trump, concedes

Aug. 10, 2022 01:15 AM EDT

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, one of two Republican members of Washington state's congressional delegation who voted to impeach Donald Trump, has conceded her reelection bid after being overtaken in late vote tallies by a GOP challenger endorsed by the former president. ...

Balint wins Vermont's Democratic primary for US House

Aug. 09, 2022 23:15 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The leader of Vermont's state Senate, Becca Balint, won the Democratic Party primary on Tuesday for Vermont's lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, meaning she could become the first woman and the first openly gay person to represent the state in Congress. ...

Republican Doug Basler advances to November general election in Washington's 9th Congressional District

Aug. 09, 2022 18:59 PM EDT
SEATTLE (AP) — Republican Doug Basler advances to November general election in Washington's 9th Congressional District.