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Pennsylvania campaign wildcard Fetterman turns to governing

Nov. 28, 2022 09:20 AM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — When John Fetterman goes to Washington in January as one of the Senate's new members, he'll bring along an irreverent style from Pennsylvania that extends from his own personal dress code — super casual — to hanging marijuana flags outside his current office in the...

What US election results mean for the future of Ukraine aid

Nov. 12, 2022 00:19 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — If Republicans win the House, where does that leave Ukraine? It's a question that is top of mind in Washington as the GOP draws closer to winning the majority in the U.S. House. Some fear the end of Democratic control in Congress — and the empowerment of...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Nov. 11, 2022 17:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.; Gov. Chris Sununu, R-N.H. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Sens. Bill Cassidy, R-La., and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass.; Anita Dunn, senior adviser to President Joe Biden. ...

US-Best-Sellers-Books-PW

Nov. 10, 2022 16:15 PM EST

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Boys from Biloxi” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “Going Rogue" by Janet Evanovich (Atria) 3. “Triple Cross" by James Patterson (Little, Brown) 4. “No Plan B” by Child/Child (Delacorte) ...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders 1st woman elected Arkansas governor

Nov. 09, 2022 00:19 AM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was elected Arkansas governor on Tuesday, becoming the first woman to lead the state and the highest profile Trump administration official in elected office. Sanders defeated Democratic nominee Chris...

AP sources: Justice Dept. watchdog probing Mass. US attorney

Nov. 07, 2022 18:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's inspector general has opened an investigation of the top federal prosecutor in Massachusetts, prompted by U.S. Attorney Rachel Rollins' appearance at a political fundraiser featuring first lady Jill Biden, The Associated Press has learned. ...

Pence comes to North Carolina for GOP Senate candidate Budd

Nov. 02, 2022 18:49 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Former Vice President Mike Pence stumped in North Carolina on Wednesday in the final days before the midterm elections with U.S. Senate candidate Ted Budd, calling him one of the “strongest conservative voices” in the House, where he's served for the past six years. ...

Trump 2024 campaign prepares for post-midterms launch

Nov. 02, 2022 06:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — As he played to a crowd of supporters in Robstown, Texas, former President Donald Trump drew cheers as he talked up his first two runs for the White House — and teased a third. “In order to make our country successful, safe and glorious again, I will probably...

Confident GOP unifies behind candidates once seen as risky

Oct. 31, 2022 12:34 PM EDT

ATKINSON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s Republican governor described Don Bolduc as a “conspiracy theory extremist” just two months ago. But now, a week before Election Day, Gov. Chris Sununu is vowing to support him. And the leader of the GOP's campaign to retake the U.S. Senate stood at...

Walker gets boost from GOP leaders after abortion reports

Oct. 12, 2022 07:38 AM EDT

CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) — Republican Senate heavyweights campaigned alongside Georgia Senate nominee Herschel Walker, brushing aside allegations that the football icon once paid for an abortion and arguing that a Republican Senate majority should be voters' foremost priority. Florida...