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Editorial Roundup: West Virginia

Nov. 25, 2022 11:53 AM EST

Parkersburg News and Sentinel. November 22, 2022. Editorial: Dead Last: West Virginia lawmakers must focus on boosting state Were it not for Mississippi, West Virginia would be the bottom of the barrel in most studies ranking states, in a variety of categories....

West Virginia state treasurer enters 2024 U.S. House race

Nov. 22, 2022 04:08 AM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's state treasurer is running for the U.S. House in 2024. Riley Moore, a Republican who was elected state treasurer in 2020 after serving in West Virginia's state House of Delegates, announced Monday he is entering the House race in West...

Georgia runoff: Why one Senate seat is crucial for Democrats

Nov. 22, 2022 00:07 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have secured their majority in the Senate for the next two years. But holding on to Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock’s seat in Georgia’s runoff next month could be crucial to their success. If Warnock wins the runoff against Republican Herschel...

West Virginia's GOP Rep. Mooney announces 2024 Senate run

Nov. 15, 2022 14:56 PM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney didn't wait long to announce a run for Senate in 2024. Just a week after breezing to reelection for a fifth term in Congress, the Republican backed by former President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is entering the race for...

Biden: Still not enough votes to codify abortion rights

Nov. 14, 2022 15:42 PM EST

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AP) — President Joe Biden said Monday that Democrats still lack the power to codify abortion rights into law despite his party's stronger-than-expected performance in the midterm elections. “I don't think there's enough votes,” he said at a press conference...

Surging Montana GOP eyes big prize: US Senate seat in 2024

Nov. 13, 2022 10:02 AM EST

LOCKWOOD, Mont. (AP) — Republicans emboldened by a string of electoral victories in Montana this midterm election are quickly turning their attention to a prize that has repeatedly eluded them: the U.S. Senate seat held by three-term Democrat Jon Tester that is up for grabs in 2024. ...

Surging Montana GOP eyes big prize: US Senate seat in 2024

Nov. 12, 2022 12:16 PM EST

LOCKWOOD, Mont. (AP) — Republicans emboldened by a string of electoral victories in Montana this midterm election are quickly turning their attention to a prize that has repeatedly eluded them: the U.S. Senate seat held by three-term Democrat Jon Tester that is up for grabs in 2024. ...

Editorial Roundup: West Virginia

Nov. 11, 2022 15:26 PM EST

The Herald-Dispatch. November 7, 2022. Editorial: Even in a digital world, the permanence of print media matters With another election nearly over, professional pundits, amateur commentators and everyone else are offering their opinions on what happened and why. The...

Colorado Democrat Michael Bennet reelected to US Senate

Nov. 09, 2022 01:37 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democrat Michael Bennet won reelection to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, besting businessman and first-time challenger Joe O’Dea, the rare Republican candidate to run on his support of Roe v. Wade. Bennet won his third race on his pledge to protect abortion...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Nov. 07, 2022 07:16 AM EST

Cincinnati Enquirer. November 6, 2022. Editorial: Ryan’s moderate approach might not be enough to stave off red wave One of the most watched Senate races in the country on Tuesday will be Ohio’s, featuring Democrat Tim Ryan and Republican J.D. Vance. The two men...