2022 Midterm Elections
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January 30, 2023, 2:38 AM

Maldives President Solih to run again after winning primary

Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has won a party primary and will run for a second term in September elections
January 30, 2023, 2:38 AM
Maldives president to run again after winning primary
January 29, 2023, 3:34 AM

Gallego holds first events of Arizona Senate campaign

He's casting his candidacy in a patriotic appeal to the American dream.
January 29, 2023, 3:34 AM
January 28, 2023, 7:08 PM

Retired Czech army general Pavel wins presidential election

A retired army general has defeated a populist billionaire in a runoff vote to choose the new president of the Czech Republic
January 28, 2023, 7:08 PM
Czechs select successor to Milos Zeman in president runoff
January 25, 2023, 11:19 PM

Voters say abortion, inflation among their key issues: Swing-state residents speak out on their views

ABC News recently spoke with voters in battleground states, including Arizona, Florida, Ohio and Texas, for their personal views on abortion, inflation and more
January 25, 2023, 11:19 PM
Voters say abortion, inflation among key issues: Swing-state residents speak out
January 25, 2023, 2:13 PM

Charging decisions 'imminent' in Georgia election probe says DA, as judge mulls release of report

The judge hearing arguments over the release of the report by the Georgia grand jury probing efforts to overturn the 2020 election says that he will delay his decision.
January 25, 2023, 2:13 PM
Charging decisions 'imminent' in Georgia election probe, DA says
January 24, 2023, 9:16 PM

Rep. Ruben Gallego runs for Senate

Congressman Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz., discusses his announcement that he will be running for the Senate in 2024.
January 24, 2023, 9:16 PM
Rep. Ruben Gallego runs for Senate
January 23, 2023, 10:44 PM

What we know about the Georgia 2020 election investigation

A judge will hear arguments Tuesday on whether to release the report submitted by the Georgia grand jury investigating interference in the 2020 presidential election.
January 23, 2023, 10:44 PM
What we know about the Georgia 2020 election investigation
January 21, 2023, 1:36 AM

Sen. Tim Kaine will seek reelection in 2024, bringing sigh of relief for Democrats

Virginia is considered a must-keep seat for Democrats in 2024 with control of the chamber on the line.
January 21, 2023, 1:36 AM
Sen. Tim Kaine makes 2024 announcement as Democrats face tough electoral map
January 20, 2023, 6:47 PM

Boy Meets World' star Ben Savage considering a run for office

Savage is considering a run for Adam Schiff’s House seat, according to his representative.
January 20, 2023, 6:47 PM
Boy Meets World' star Ben Savage considering a run for office
January 20, 2023, 6:46 PM

Ben Savage is considering a run for Adam Schiff's California House seat, rep says

The former "Boy Meets World" star has registered to run as a Democrat in California's 30th Congressional District, according to an FEC filing
January 20, 2023, 6:46 PM
'Boy Meets World' star Ben Savage considers run for Adam Schiff's seat: Rep
January 19, 2023, 7:05 PM

3 governor races to watch in 2023

Residents in Kentucky, Louisiana and Mississippi will vote this year on their next governor.
January 19, 2023, 7:05 PM
3 governor races to watch in 2023
January 19, 2023, 6:25 PM

Can a Democrat hold on as governor in deep-red Kentucky?

Governors in Kentucky, Louisiana and Mississippi will be voted on this year
January 19, 2023, 6:25 PM
Can a Democrat hold on as governor in deep-red Kentucky?
January 17, 2023, 7:53 PM

Wisconsin judge dismisses complaint against GOP fake elector

A Wisconsin judge has dismissed an open records complaint against a Republican member of the Wisconsin Elections Commission who served as a fake elector for former President Donald Trump
January 17, 2023, 7:53 PM
January 17, 2023, 3:49 PM

Ohio lawmaker Dolan running for US Senate again in 2024

Republican state Sen. Matt Dolan says he's again running for U.S. Senate as the GOP tries in 2024 to flip the Ohio seat long held by Democrat Sherrod Brown, who is expected to seek reelection
January 17, 2023, 3:49 PM
Ohio lawmaker Dolan running for US Senate again in 2024
January 13, 2023, 2:05 AM

Elvis’ distant cousin is running for governor of Mississippi

Brandon Presley, 45, announced that he is running as a Democrat for governor of Mississippi.
January 13, 2023, 2:05 AM
Elvis’ distant cousin is running for governor of Mississippi
January 11, 2023, 8:59 PM

California Rep. Katie Porter announces 2024 Senate bid

California Democrat Rep. Katie Porter announced on Tuesday on Twitter that she will seek Sen. Dianne Feinstein's Senate seat in 2024.
January 11, 2023, 8:59 PM
California congresswoman to run for Dianne Feinstein's Senate seat, vacant or not
January 9, 2023, 9:09 PM

Law firm for Democrats files suit against Ohio election law

The law imposes a strict photo ID requirement, shortens ballot windows.
January 9, 2023, 9:09 PM
January 9, 2023, 4:16 PM

Fulton County grand jury submits final report on Trump's alleged interference in 2020 election

The grand jury seated as part of the Fulton County, Georgia, investigation into potential 2020 election interference has finished its work and submitted its final report.
January 9, 2023, 4:16 PM
Grand jury submits final report on Trump's alleged election interference in Georgia
January 7, 2023, 2:28 AM

Stabenow won’t seek reelection in 2024

Michigan Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow announced Thursday she is planning to retire after finishing her term.
January 7, 2023, 2:28 AM
Stabenow won’t seek reelection in 2024
January 6, 2023, 4:53 PM

Attacks on mother-daughter election workers continue as they prepare to receive White House honor

A pair of former election workers who were the subjects of a Trump-backed conspiracy theory will be honored at the White House, days after Trump renewed attacks on them.
January 6, 2023, 4:53 PM
Attacks on mother-daughter election workers go on as they prep for White House honor
1 month ago

House Speaker race is going to 'get really ugly': Rachael Bade

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on "This Week."
1 month ago
House Speaker race is going to 'get really ugly': Rachael Bade
1 month ago

I do not buy that young voters turned out for Democrats in the midterms

FiveThirtyEight's Nate Silver considers the impact young voters had on the midterm election results on "This Week."
1 month ago
I do not buy that young voters turned out for Democrats in the midterms
1 month ago

Black support for GOP ticked up in this year's midterms

Black voters have been a steady foundation for Democratic candidates for decades, but that support appeared to show a few cracks in this year’s elections
1 month ago
Black support for GOP ticked up in this year's midterms
1 month ago

Representative-elect George Santos' financials under scrutiny

New York Rep.-elect George Santos has been caught in a string of falsehoods about his education, family, work history, and how he spent his campaign's money.
1 month ago
Representative-elect George Santos' financials under scrutiny
1 month ago

Arizona recount shows Democrat Kris Mayes beat Republican Abe Hamadeh

Kris Mayes defeated Republican Abraham Hamadeh by 280 votes after a mandatory recount was triggered
1 month ago
Arizona recount shows Democrat Kris Mayes beat Republican Abe Hamadeh
1 month ago

Federal prosecutors open investigation into Rep.-elect George Santos

ABC News Senior Investigative Reporter Aaron Katersky breaks down the latest lies that have come to light surrounding incoming Congressman George Santos, R-N.Y., and what his future may hold.
1 month ago
Federal prosecutors open investigation into Rep.-elect George Santos
1 month ago

New year expected to bring more changes to state voting laws

An explosion of new election-related legislation followed former President Donald Trump's lies about losing the 2020 presidential election due to fraud
1 month ago
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Lake on hook for $33K in witness fees in failed challenge

A judge has ordered Kari Lake, the Republican who lost the Arizona governor’s race, to pay $33,000 in fees for witnesses who helped defend officials against Lake’s failed challenge of her defeat to Democrat Katie Hobbs
1 month ago
Lake on hook for $33K in witness fees in failed challenge
1 month ago

Pennsylvania certifies election results after recount delay

Pennsylvania’s top elections official is fully certifying results from the November vote after recount petitions in some counties delayed the process
1 month ago
Pennsylvania certifies election results after recount delay
1 month ago

Kari Lake loses bid to overturn Arizona governor's race

An Arizona judge ruled against Republican Kari Lake, citing the gubernatorial candidate's failure to provide evidence that the election was stolen.
1 month ago
Kari Lake loses bid to overturn Arizona governor's race
1 month ago

Lake loses suit over her defeat in Arizona governor’s race

A judge threw out the Republican's challenge of her defeat.
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3rd case brought by DeSantis' election police dismissed

A third case of a defendant who was arrested by an elections police unit created by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and a Republican-controlled Florida Legislature has been thrown out
1 month ago
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Kari Lake election lawsuit will go to trial after judge dismisses most claims

Republican Kari Lake's election lawsuit will go to trial this week after an Arizona judge dismissed most but not all counts presented contesting her loss to Katie Hobbs.
1 month ago
Kari Lake election lawsuit will go to trial after judge dismisses most claims
1 month ago

Kari Lake will get to make case for election misconduct

A judge has dismissed part of a lawsuit filed by the defeated Republican candidate for Arizona governor, Kari Lake, but will allow her to call witnesses in an attempt to prove that she lost because of misconduct by election officials
1 month ago
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ACLU sues Kansas town over Latino voting representation

The American Civil Liberties Union alleges in a federal lawsuit that Dodge City, Kansas, is denying Latino voters a fair opportunity to elect representatives to its city commission
1 month ago
ACLU sues Kansas town over Latino voting representation
2 months ago

2 Virginia Democrats join race for late Rep. McEachin's seat

Two more state lawmakers have jumped into the crowded field of candidates seeking to replace the late Rep. A
2 months ago
2 Virginia Democrats join race for late Rep. McEachin's seat
2 months ago

Youngkin sets special election to fill Rep. McEachin's seat

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin has set a special election for Feb. 21 to fill the 4th Congressional District seat of the late Democratic Rep. A
2 months ago
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I buy that Georgia is a battleground state: Silver

FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver breaks down what Sen. Raphael Warnock's runoff win means for Georgia on “This Week.”
2 months ago
I buy that Georgia is a battleground state: Silver
2 months ago

Oregon loses 2nd elections director in as many years

She said that her office tracked 220 incidents of false information this year.
2 months ago
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Kari Lake files lawsuit riddled with falsehoods seeking to overturn Arizona election

Republican Kari Lake filed the legal challenge she's been threatening since losing the Arizona governor's race.
2 months ago
Kari Lake files lawsuit over loss in Arizona’s governor’s race
2 months ago

Democrats' primary shakeup runs into resistance from New Hampshire, Georgia

The Democratic primary changes rely on state officials, like in Georgia and New Hampshire, to be implemented in the new election calendar
2 months ago
Democrats' primary shakeup runs into resistance from New Hampshire, Georgia
2 months ago

Inside Republican Party, pressure to change course, leadership after midterm losses

The GOP's broader reckoning over former President Donald Trump and a dispiriting midterm cycle has ignited a firestorm at a Republican National Committee.
2 months ago
Inside Republican Party, pressure to change course, leadership after midterm losses
2 months ago

What Kyrsten Sinema's party switch means for Senate Democrats

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema said on Friday she was leaving the Democratic Party and registering as an independent just days after Senate Democrats celebrated a 51-seat majority.
2 months ago
What Kyrsten Sinema's party switch means for Senate Democrats
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What Warnock's runoff win means for his future and Georgia as a battleground state

Raphael Warnock won reelection in Georgia’s Senate runoff over Herschel Walker, cementing the state's battleground status
2 months ago
What Warnock's runoff win means for his future and Georgia as a battleground state
2 months ago

State election officials subpoenaed in special counsel's probe into 2020 election

The special counsel probing efforts to overturn the 2020 election has issued subpoenas to state election officials that were targeted by former President Trump.
2 months ago
State election officials subpoenaed in special counsel's probe into 2020 election
2 months ago

Georgia ends 2022 midterm cycle that challenged and confounded Washington: ANALYSIS

Behind the tidy figures of the 2022 midterms were complicated and downright confounding forces
2 months ago
Georgia ends 2022 midterm cycle that challenged and confounded Washington: ANALYSIS
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Raphael Warnock wins reelection in Georgia runoff

Sen. Raphael Warnock won his fourth election in two years for the Georgia Senate seat, giving Democrats a bigger majority.
2 months ago
Raphael Warnock wins reelection in Georgia runoff
2 months ago

California city council race decided by drawing name out of gift bag

One candidate called the process "surreal" and "insane."
2 months ago
California city council race decided by drawing name out of gift bag
2 months ago

Why Warnock won where other Democrats lost | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast

The crew takes a look at how Tuesday's Georgia Senate runoff election compares with the one in November and past runoffs.
2 months ago
Why Warnock won where other Democrats lost | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast
2 months ago

California city council race decided by drawing name out of gift bag

After Cesar Zepeda and Andrew Butt received 1,921 votes each in Richmond's city council election, officials determined the winner by drawing a name out of a bag.
2 months ago
Tied race decided by drawing name out of gift bag