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Black ‘lynching’ ad illustrates race overtones, anger in U.S. campaign ads

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Many political ads in this year’s U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch - some with racial...

After ad gaffe, North Dakota’s Heitkamp apologizes in Senate debate

(Reuters) - North Dakota Democratic U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, facing a tough re-election fight, opened her debate on Thursday with Republican challenger Kevin...

Heated U.S. congressional races on pace to break fundraising records

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - This year’s U.S. congressional campaign season is on pace to break fundraising records, driven in part by unprecedented hauls...

In Tennessee, a Democrat scrambles to turn out voters as polls...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Reuters) - Just weeks ago, Tennessee’s Phil Bredesen was a bright light for a Democratic Party hoping to make inroads into...

Georgia lawsuit is latest blow in U.S. fight over voting rights

(Reuters) - U.S. voting rights advocacy groups on Thursday sued Georgia’s top election official, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, accusing him of putting...

Missouri judge blocks parts of state’s voter photo ID law

(Reuters) - A Missouri state judge ordered on Tuesday that state election authorities could no longer tell voters that they are required to...

Women’s groups aim to use Kavanaugh rage to boost voter turnout

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As women rallied at the U.S. Capitol to protest Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court on Saturday, activist Linda...

In North Dakota, Kavanaugh debate tests Democratic wave – and #MeToo

FARGO, N.D. (Reuters) - Heidi Heitkamp has faced seemingly unwinnable odds before. In the 1990s, as a state attorney general, she stared down...

U.S. Senate hopefuls in Tennessee spar on partisanship, avoid Trump

(Reuters) - A popular former Tennessee Democratic governor positioned himself as a centrist in a race that will help determine control of the...

Trump’s Supreme Court nominee in hot seat as Democrats seek answers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, will face a marathon of hostile questioning by Democrats on Wednesday,...

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