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Democrats hold on to US House seat in Maine via ranked vote

Nov. 16, 2022 18:46 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Democrats held on to a swing district in Maine, as two-term U.S. Rep. Jared Golden beat back a challenge from a former congressman via ranked choice voting for the second time in four years. Golden won reelection via the ranked round, Maine’s secretary of...

Notable uncalled House races include Boebert, Katie Porter

Nov. 10, 2022 19:34 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The new U.S. House majority is still undetermined, but one thing is clear: The majority party's margin will be narrow. With a number of races closer than expected, here is a look at some notable contests that had not yet been called by Thursday night. ...

Official: US House race in Maine heading to ranked runoff

Nov. 09, 2022 17:25 PM EST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jared Golden will need to survive a ranked choice runoff to hold onto his seat, Maine’s secretary of state said Wednesday, setting up a replay of the 2018 race in which the moderate Democrat upset Republican Bruce Poliquin in a region with many conservative...

Golden, Poliquin battle it out for swing House seat in Maine

Nov. 09, 2022 01:16 AM EST

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Two-term incumbent Rep. Jared Golden sought to beat back a challenge in Maine from a former congressman in one of the most closely watched U.S. House races. Golden, a moderate Democrat who touts guns rights and protection of rural jobs, hoped...

Maine: What to expect on election night

Nov. 02, 2022 09:34 AM EDT

A growing political divide between rural and urban, and coastal and inland communities, will likely come into sharper focus in the midterm election. This was underscored by Republican President Donald Trump’s success in the sprawling, rural 2nd Congressional District, where he earned a single...