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Kelly win in Arizona puts Dems 1 seat from Senate control

Nov. 11, 2022 22:42 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly won his bid for reelection Friday in the crucial swing state of Arizona, defeating Republican venture capitalist Blake Masters to put his party one victory away from clinching control of the chamber for the next two years of Joe Biden’s presidency. ...

Sen. Mark Kelly takes early lead in battleground Arizona

Nov. 09, 2022 04:59 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly led his Republican rival, venture capitalist Blake Masters, but the race that could determine which party controls the U.S. Senate was too early to call. Kelly's 2020 special election victory gave Democrats both of Arizona's Senate seats for...

Sen. Mark Kelly takes early lead in battleground Arizona

Nov. 09, 2022 01:41 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly has been fighting to hold on to the seat he won for Democrats two years ago, but he faced a vastly different political environment heading into Tuesday's election against Republican venture capitalist Blake Masters. Kelly took the lead in...

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...

Padilla faces a familiar foe in bid for full US Senate term

Oct. 20, 2022 10:31 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Alex Padilla feels comfortable enough in his bid to remain California's junior senator that he is casting aside his Republican opponent — constitutional lawyer Mark Meuser — to campaign for fellow Democrats. “We are facing a radical right-wing movement that...