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House races offer Democrats best shot at claiming a chamber in Congress
Democrats want to take back at least one chamber of Congress this year, and the House of Representatives may be their best shot. The party needs to win 24 seats to make that happen and, as seen in the races below, Democrats are counting on swing districts, those held by retiring or resigned
In Senate race showdowns, tough odds for Democrats fuel Republican hopes
Republicans’ best chance of keeping control of one chamber in Congress most likely lies in the Senate . Despite only holding a two-seat majority, their opposition is arguably in a tougher spot. Republicans are defending eight seats in 2018, while Democrats are defending 24 plus the two independents
12/19/17: The Year: 2017
Robin Roberts and an all-star team of ABC News anchors and correspondents take a look back at the historic and most memorable moments of 2017.
10 times Trump has called for Hillary Clinton and Democrats to be investigated
The idea that President Donald Trump may call for an investigation into Hillary Clinton is not a new one, as he stated it repeatedly during the campaign. The fact that Trump has started bringing it back up recently is a bit of an about-face, however, because he said shortly after the election that
'This Week' Transcript 11-5-17: Former DNC chair Donna Brazile
This is a rush transcript for "This Week" on November 5, 2017 and it will be updated. STEPHANOPOULOS: And Donna Brazil, who has also been a long time ABC contributor, joins us now. Welcome back, Donna. DONNA BRAZILE , FORMER INTERIM DNC CHAIR: Thank you, George. STEPHANOPOULOS: Let's get some facts
'I'm taking the Democratic party back'
Cenk Uygur, Founder and CEO of 'The Young Turks' joins Amna to talk about his 'hostile takeover' of the Democratic Party, using the same populism he says propelled Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders to power.
Donna Brazile: Passing debate questions to Clinton camp 'a mistake I will forever regret'
Former interim Democratic National Committee chairperson Donna Brazile has for months been dodging questions about passing along questions to Hillary Clinton 's staff in advance of a CNN debate -- but now, she's speaking out and calling the misstep "a mistake I will forever regret." Emails from
The Note: All in the Family
INAUGURATION COUNTDOWN: 10 Days NOTABLES --JARED KUSHNER NAMED WHITE HOUSE SENIOR ADVISER: Jared Kushner, Donald Trump 's son-in-law, is expected to serve as an unpaid senior adviser to the president, while Kushner's wife, Ivanka Trump , will not immediately take a formal role in the White House,
Sean Spicer Questions Whether Obama's Russia Sanctions Are Out of 'Proportion'
The incoming White House press secretary discusses the president-elect's top priorities of his administration.
'This Week' Transcript 1-1-17: Sean Spicer and Rep. Adam Schiff
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on January 1, 2017 and it will be updated. JONATHAN KARL: Sean Spicer, the incoming White House communications director and press secretary, in his first Sunday show interview since being tapped for the jobs by President-elect Donald Trump. Sean,