Election Day News
GOP Montana win may be blip in Democrats' anti-Trump hopes
A Montana Republican businessman won the state's U.S. House seat after being charged with assaulting a reporter on the eve of the election, a victory that may temper Democrats' hopes for a massive anti-Trump wave next year
GOP holds onto Montana seat, yet both parties optimistic
Republicans held onto a conservative House seat in Montana despite a last-minute assault charge against their candidate. Democrats say the GOP had to spend millions on what should have been an easy win.
FBI probing attempted hack of Trump Organization, officials say
The FBI is investigating an attempted overseas cyberattack against the Trump Organization, summoning President Donald Trump ’s sons, Don Jr. and Eric, for an emergency session with the bureau’s cybersecurity agents and representatives of the CIA, officials tell ABC News. Law enforcement officials
The Note: Jared Gets Some Heat
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY - Jared Kushner's contacts with Russian officials are under the spotlight in the Russia investigation, sources tell ABC News. - Montana special election candidate Greg Gianforte body-slammed a reporter on Wednesday and then won his U.S. House election on Thursday, 50-44
Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election day after assault charge
The Republican gave a victory speech for the special election for the U.S. House seat in Montana, just 24 hours after being charged with assault for allegedly body-slamming Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs.
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Agent feared leak of Trump tax returns could affect election
Court documents show federal agents were worried last October that a Louisiana private investigator had illegally obtained Donald Trump's tax returns and may leak them
Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National
This year's venue for the Senior PGA Championship has made news for reasons that have nothing to do with the tournament or the champion it might produce
Texas moves to soften voter ID law after judge finds bias
Texas Republicans are moving to weaken a voter ID law and send it to Gov. Greg Abbott after a judge twice ruled that the original version deliberately tried to suppress minority voters
White House focuses on foreign trip, budget proposal
ABC News' political analyst Matthew Dowd discusses the political impact of Trump's proposed budget cuts and how Trump is executing on his first foreign trip as president.