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GOP congressman elected 23 times in deep red Alaska now trails Democrat

GOP congressman elected 23 times in deep red Alaska now trails Democrat
If there’s a Democratic blue wave on Tuesday, Republican Rep. Don Young’s run as the longest-serving current member of Congress could come to an end.
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Judge Voices 'Great Concern' Over North Dakota Voter ID Law, But Rejects Tribe's Lawsuit Anyway

Judge Voices 'Great Concern' Over North Dakota Voter ID Law, But Rejects Tribe's Lawsuit Anyway
"This decision ensures that hundreds, perhaps thousands of Native Americans will not be able to vote in the upcoming election."
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Ohio’s Congressional Map is Broken. Here Are 3 Ways to Fix It.

Ohio’s Congressional Map is Broken. Here Are 3 Ways to Fix It.
As Ohio voters head to the polls next week, many will struggle to overcome congressional districts that have allowed politicians to choose their voters instead of the other way around.
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We’re Watching These Seven Races During the 2018 Midterms

We’re Watching These Seven Races During the 2018 Midterms
The 2018 midterms have been a wild ride.
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Trump Attacks Democracy With 'One of the Most Naked Attempts to Promote Voter Suppression' in Modern Times

Trump Attacks Democracy With 'One of the Most Naked Attempts to Promote Voter Suppression' in Modern Times
"This is nothing more than an open and brazen attempt to use the threat of criminal prosecution to intimidate minority voters, an old and familiar tactic that dates back to the Jim Crow era."
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Looks like cash-strapped NRA can’t afford as many GOP politicians this year

Looks like cash-strapped NRA can’t afford as many GOP politicians this year
At a time when it’s reeling from falling revenues, the NRA has drastically pulled back its financial support for GOP campaigns during this midterm cycle.
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Robert Reich: I’m Betting on Millennials This November 6th

Robert Reich: I’m Betting on Millennials This November 6th
In my thirty-five years of teaching college students, I’ve not encountered a generation as dedicated to making the nation better as this one.
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Nunes tells donors collusion is a crime — then tells the public it’s not

Nunes tells donors collusion is a crime — then tells the public it’s not
Rep. Devin Nunes has a habit of saying one thing at his secretive private events, then saying something completely different when he knows the voters are listening.
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John McCain’s family slams GOP for using him in attack ads

John McCain’s family slams GOP for using him in attack ads
"They had hoped there would be a more appropriate amount of time for people to think about his final message before they began to politicize him."
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Newly Revealed Paid Speeches Leave 'No Question Whatsoever' That Trump-Backed Republican Candidate Is a Racist

Newly Revealed Paid Speeches Leave 'No Question Whatsoever' That Trump-Backed Republican Candidate Is a Racist
GOP congressman is running against Democrat Andrew Gillum, who would be Florida's first black governor
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