#Election

  • Judge narrows bribery case against New Jersey Democratic Senator Menendez

    (Reuters) – A federal judge on Wednesday threw out several bribery charges against Democratic U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, five days after U.S. prosecutors announced they would seek to retry him after his first trial ended with a hung jury. The New Jersey politician, who is expected to run for...
  • Hulk Hogan’s Flattered People Want Him to Run for U.S. Senate

    Hulk Hogan may have retired from wrestling, but someone powerful is twisting his arm hard … to run for U.S. Senate … something he says doesn’t interest him, but he made it clear to us that could change. Republican strategist and former Trump adviser Roger Stone is urging Hulk...
  • Republican leaders trying to stop Rick Saccone, Conor Lamb race from becoming national story

    Republicans are taking steps to shore up their candidate in the next special election test of President Trump’s political mojo, with analysts saying the GOP stands a real risk of losing another deep-red seat. The March 13 race in western Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District pits another Trump-before-there-was-Trump Republican, state...
  • Name to be drawn from a bowl to determine election winner

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Neither a general election, nor a recount, nor a legal battle have been able to produce a winner in Virginia’s hotly contested race for a House seat. So now election officials are turning to a ceramic bowl. But even that may not be enough. Although...
  • Roy Moore Files Lawsuit to Block Alabama Senate Result

    Moore has not conceded the race to Jones and has sent several fundraising emails to supporters asking for donations to investigate claims of voter fraud. Republican Roy Moore filed a lawsuit to try to stop Alabama from certifying Democrat Doug Jones as the winner of the U.S. Senate race....
  • Close race for Virginia legislative seat now tied

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) – A court has now declared a tie in a Virginia legislative election that one day earlier appeared to have gone to a Democrat by a single vote, the latest dramatic twist in a contest likely to decide control of the state House. A three-judge panel...
  • Mitchell endorses Norwood in mayor’s race; Reed calls both ‘losers’

    ATLANTA – A defeated candidate for Atlanta Mayor endorsed fellow City Council member Mary Norwood Tuesday in the December mayoral runoff, a move sparking the current mayor to call both of them “losers.” City Council President Ceaser Mitchell announced his endorsement of Norwood over another City Council member, Keisha...
  • 90-year-old victorious in city election!

    HELEN, Ga. – Geneva S. Elwell has worked the polls during elections in White County for 30 years.  She had to sit the last one out, though, since she was running for office.  And she won. At age 90. In the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, you’ll find...
  • Mike Pence’s brother plans to run for Congress!

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Greg Pence, one of Mike Pence’s older brothers, has filed a tax document indicating he will seek the eastern Indiana congressional seat that the vice president and former governor represented for 12 years. He formed the Greg Pence for Congress Committee on Monday, according to a filing...