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GEORGETOWN, Del | Delaware politicians bury a hatchet in post-election ritual

GEORGETOWN, Del.  — This week’s midterm elections spawned bitter rancor across the nation, as Republican President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats continue sniping at each other in Washington and candidates from Georgia to Arizona are now fighting in court over races that were to be settled Tuesday. But on Thursday in the tiny southern Delaware … Continue reading GEORGETOWN, Del | Delaware politicians bury a hatchet in post-election ritual

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Long lines and technical problems in Georgia

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Election Day (all times local): 11:45 am Long lines and malfunctioning machines marred the first hours of voting in some precincts across the U.S. Some of the biggest problems Tuesday were in Georgia, a state with a hotly contested gubernatorial election. Voters reported waiting up to three hours to vote. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Long lines and technical problems in Georgia

MOSCOW | Bolton says he told officials vote meddling hurt Russia

MOSCOW  — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said Tuesday that he told Russian officials the Kremlin hurt itself by meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Wrapping up two days of talks in Moscow, Bolton said he told his Russian interlocutors that Moscow’s meddling has been “particularly harmful for Russian-American relations without providing anything … Continue reading MOSCOW | Bolton says he told officials vote meddling hurt Russia

OLYMPIA, Wash | Want election results? On West Coast, patience is required

OLYMPIA, Wash — If control of the U.S. House comes down to any of the competitive congressional races in Washington state and California, the American public might have to wait a while to learn the outcome. While Washington is one of just three states that conduct all elections by mail, it’s the only one of … Continue reading OLYMPIA, Wash | Want election results? On West Coast, patience is required

MALE, Maldives | Maldives opposition: President attempting to stay in power

MALE, Maldives— Maldives President Yameen Abdul Gayoom is working on how to stay in power despite having conceded defeat in this week’s election, the opposition alliance said Wednesday. Joint opposition spokesman Ahmed Mahloof told The Associated Press that government officials say Yameen is planning to complain to the Maldives Election Commission about the conduct of … Continue reading MALE, Maldives | Maldives opposition: President attempting to stay in power

HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe’s opposition challenges election results in court

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s main opposition party on Friday was filing a legal challenge to the results of the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot. Lawyers for the Movement for Democratic Change party arrived at court less than an hour before the deadline to submit papers alleging the July 30 vote was … Continue reading HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe’s opposition challenges election results in court

Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued the following statement Tuesday night after winning the Missouri Republican Primary for U.S. Senate: “Tonight the conservative people of Missouri sent a message loud and clear to the Washington elites.  Missouri sent a message in 2016, but Claire McCaskill was so comfortable in her Washington condo … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory

Missouri Political News: AFP-Missouri: Hawley’s Better For Missouri Than McCaskill

Grassroots group congratulates Josh Hawley, urges voters to replace McCaskill JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Americans for Prosperity-Missouri (AFP-MO) congratulated Josh Hawley on his Republican primary victory Tuesday.  The current Missouri Attorney General, Hawley will face incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill in the general election. “Josh Hawley will be a formiddable opponent for Sen. McCaskill,” said AFP-MO … Continue reading Missouri Political News: AFP-Missouri: Hawley’s Better For Missouri Than McCaskill