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As more women run for office, U.S. state legislatures are poised...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As women line up to run for U.S. political office at historic rates, state legislatures - where some of America’s...

Wisconsin, Minnesota races could serve as barometer of voter intensity

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Voters had their say in primary races in the upper Midwestern states of Wisconsin and Minnesota on Tuesday, two key...

Bank sped up Manafort loan approval as CEO sought Trump cabinet...

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (Reuters) - The head of a small Chicago bank was directly involved in approving $16 million in loans to former Trump...

Mother of slain youth, Michael Brown, running for Ferguson City Council

(Reuters) - The mother of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot to death by a white policeman in Ferguson, Missouri, igniting months...

U.S. judge calls recess in Manafort trial; to resume in midafternoon

(Reuters) - The U.S. judge in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign Paul Manafort called an unexpected break on Friday, citing other...

Close-fought Ohio race fuels Democratic hopes for November

(Reuters) - A hotly contested race in Ohio for a U.S. House of Representatives seat that has gone Republican for more than 30...

Democrats’ support for abortion grows, low election priority: Reuters/Ipsos poll

(Reuters) - U.S. Democrats’ support for abortion rights grew in the last two years, but for most it will be a low priority in the November mid-term...

Democratic candidates embrace gun control despite political risks

WEST ORANGE, N.J./NORTH AVONDALE, Ohio (Reuters) - Aftab Pureval, a Democrat seeking to unseat a Republican congressman in Ohio, knows the political risks...

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would allow the federal government to shut down if Democrats do not...

California high court orders proposal to split up state removed from...

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The California Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the November ballot purged of an initiative that seeks to split California...

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