2022 Midterm Elections
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Ohio Republican candidate denies misrepresenting military service

The Air Force told ABC News there is no way for them to verify whether or not J.R. Majewski served in Afghanistan during his deployment in Qatar.
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Ohio GOP candidate maintains he served in military
September 24, 2022, 11:33 PM

Michigan governor hopeful jokes about Whitmer kidnapping plot

Michigan governor candidate Tudor Dixon made light of the kidnapping plot against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer while on the campaign trail with Donald Trump Jr.
September 24, 2022, 11:33 PM
Michigan governor hopeful jokes about Whitmer kidnapping plot
September 24, 2022, 8:57 PM

Major topics on ballot to watch in November

Abortion access, legalized marijuana and antiquated laws on slavery are some of the topics that will be addressed in ballot measures in midterm elections.
September 24, 2022, 8:57 PM
Major topics on ballot to watch in November
September 24, 2022, 4:24 PM

Voters in these states have abortion-related questions on the ballot in November

Five states have abortion-related questions on the ballot this November to either protect or restrict access to the procedure.
September 24, 2022, 4:24 PM
Voters in these states have abortion-related questions on the ballot in November
September 24, 2022, 3:00 PM

Abortion access, labor rights, legal pot among initiatives up for vote in states this November

Voters in several states will have the chance to directly decide on major policies through ballot questions in the November election.
September 24, 2022, 3:00 PM
Abortion access, labor rights, legal pot among initiatives up for vote this November
September 24, 2022, 1:49 PM

Arizona voters prepare for highly competitive races

Less than 50 days out to the midterms, House speaker Kevin McCarthy has outlined the GOP's midterm agenda to secure the border, fight inflation and hire more police.
September 24, 2022, 1:49 PM
Arizona voters prepare for highly competitive races
September 23, 2022, 11:32 PM

Stacey Abrams discusses midterm battleground of Georgia

Stacey Abrams, Democratic candidate for governor of Georgia, explains the strategy for the home stretch of her campaign and her views on the state’s hotly contested Senate race.
September 23, 2022, 11:32 PM
Stacey Abrams discusses midterm battleground of Georgia
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM

Midterms: Is the GOP a big enough tent for anti-Trump candidates?

ABC News congressional correspondent Rachel Scott breaks down the state of the GOP – and whether "non-Trumpist" voices can survive in today's Republican Party.
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM
Midterms: Is the GOP a big enough tent for anti-Trump candidates?
September 23, 2022, 9:29 PM

In-person voting starts in Minnesota, 3 other early states

In-person voting for the midterm elections has started in Minnesota, South Dakota, Virginia and Wyoming, in a landscape that has changed since the pandemic drove a shift to mail balloting in the 2020 presidential contest
September 23, 2022, 9:29 PM
September 23, 2022, 8:19 PM

McCarthy rolls out House GOP 'Commitment to America' ahead of midterms

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., rolled out an agenda he says the House GOP would follow if it flips the House this November.
September 23, 2022, 8:19 PM
McCarthy rolls out House GOP 'Commitment to America' ahead of midterms
September 23, 2022, 8:16 PM

Black voters could push Stacey Abrams to victory in Georgia. Will they?

In the Georgia governor's race against Brian Kemp, Stacey Abrams has emphasized outreach to Black voters, whose crucial support has been wavering, according to polls
September 23, 2022, 8:16 PM
Black voters could push Stacey Abrams to victory in Georgia. Will they?
September 23, 2022, 5:41 PM

Republicans hammer crime in key Wisconsin races; Democrats say they want to distract from abortion

Republicans are going on the attack in Wisconsin as they press what they see as an advantage on the issue of crime and law enforcement in the Senate and governor's race
September 23, 2022, 5:41 PM
GOP hammers crime in Wisconsin races; Dems say they want to distract from abortion
September 23, 2022, 4:53 PM

Oz releases health records to spotlight Fetterman's stroke

The letter noted that Oz has a total cholesterol that is "borderline elevated."
September 23, 2022, 4:53 PM
Oz releases health records to spotlight Fetterman's stroke
September 23, 2022, 4:35 PM

White House calls GOP midterms plan 'extremist, ultra-MAGA'

Republicans are looking to take control of Congress this November with major economic goals and plans to be harder on crime.
September 23, 2022, 4:35 PM
White House calls GOP midterms plan 'extremist, ultra-MAGA'
September 23, 2022, 1:08 PM

1st look at new docuseries 'Power Trip'

George Stephanopoulos' new weekly docuseries follows seven embedded reporters from ABC News who have put themselves front and center in political history.
September 23, 2022, 1:08 PM
1st look at new docuseries 'Power Trip'
September 23, 2022, 4:00 AM

In heated debate, Arizona secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem reveals he sat for Jan. 6, DOJ interview

Republican Arizona secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem said Thursday he's been interviewed by the Justice Department and Jan. 6 committee about the Capitol attack.
September 23, 2022, 4:00 AM
Arizona secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem reveals he sat for Jan. 6 interview
September 23, 2022, 1:16 AM

House Democrats notch legislative victory on policing before the midterms

House Democrats passed a package of long-sought policing and public safety bills on one of its last working days before the midterm recess.
September 23, 2022, 1:16 AM
House Democrats pass public safety bills after striking last-minute deal
September 22, 2022, 6:53 PM

House passes election reform bill to curb future interference; 9 Republicans join Democrats

The House on Wednesday approved the Presidential Election Reform Act, intended to blunt future challenges to presidential elections
September 22, 2022, 6:53 PM
House passes election reform bill to curb interference; 9 Republicans join Democrats
September 22, 2022, 10:06 AM

House Majority leader gives outlook on control of Congress as midterms loom

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer spoke with "GMA 3" to give his outlook on the future of Congressional control as the midterms approach.
September 22, 2022, 10:06 AM
House Majority leader gives outlook on control of Congress as midterms loom
September 22, 2022, 9:14 AM

In some states, security concerns prompt schools, churches to withdraw as polling places

A spate of school shootings and election-related threats is making some schools and churches reconsider whether it is safe to continue serving as polling locations.
September 22, 2022, 9:14 AM
Security concerns prompt some schools, churches to withdraw as polling places
September 21, 2022, 8:28 PM

House majority leader talks Democrats' midterm momentum

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on combating record-high grocery prices, President Biden's rising approval rating and more.
September 21, 2022, 8:28 PM
House majority leader talks Democrats' midterm momentum
September 21, 2022, 7:20 PM

Top women law enforcement leaders talk rising crime, midterms, future of policing

Two of the top law enforcement leadership roles in the country, New York Police Department commissioner and Secret Service director, are now held by women.
September 21, 2022, 7:20 PM
Top women law enforcement leaders talk rising crime, midterms, future of policing
September 20, 2022, 10:10 PM

Democrats appear to be gaining ground on the GOP ahead of midterms

It’s almost a given in politics: the party out of power does well in midterms after a new President takes office but 2022 may not turn out that way and ABC News political director Rick Klein breaks it
September 20, 2022, 10:10 PM
Democrats appear to be gaining ground on the GOP ahead of midterms
September 20, 2022, 10:10 PM

Michigan voters sound off ahead of midterm elections

ABC News White House correspondent MaryAlice Parks headed to Michigan to ask voters about the biggest issues heading into the 2022 midterms.
September 20, 2022, 10:10 PM
Michigan voters sound off ahead of midterm elections
September 20, 2022, 11:43 AM

GOP-led voting changes are on the rise, making elections more vulnerable to meddling, many analysts say

Conservative state legislators have enacted or introduced bills that would increase restrictions to the election system, according to several nonpartisan organizations
September 20, 2022, 11:43 AM
GOP-led voting changes on the rise, making elections vulnerable to meddling: Analysts
September 20, 2022, 3:21 AM

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
September 20, 2022, 3:21 AM
Voters say abortion, inflation among key issues: Swing-state residents speak out
September 17, 2022, 2:28 PM

What are voters in Michigan saying about EVs and economy

With just 52 days until c Michigan voters spoke to ABC News about the big issues that could determine how they cast their ballots.
September 17, 2022, 2:28 PM
What are voters in Michigan saying about EVs and economy
September 16, 2022, 7:20 PM

Key takeaways from Wyoming's primary

Republican Rep. Liz Cheney, former President Trump's fiercest critic, lost her seat in Congress in Wyoming's primary election.
September 16, 2022, 7:20 PM
Key takeaways from Wyoming's primary
September 16, 2022, 6:46 PM

Abortion will be key issue on the ballot in many states' midterms

ABC News White House correspondent Rachel Scott discusses which states will be voting on abortion issues in the midterms.
September 16, 2022, 6:46 PM
Abortion will be key issue on the ballot in many states' midterms
September 16, 2022, 4:48 PM

Colorado River drought cuts through key Western midterm races

ABC News spoke with top-ticket candidates in key Western midterm races about the Colorado River water cuts and drought relief solutions to address climate change.
September 16, 2022, 4:48 PM
Colorado River drought cuts through midterm races
September 15, 2022, 7:17 PM

Midterms will decide if Wisconsin's abortion laws stay in the 1800s | FiveThirtyEight

The legal status of abortion in Wisconsin depends on who is elected governor and attorney general in November.
September 15, 2022, 7:17 PM
Midterms will decide if Wisconsin's abortion laws stay in the 1800s | FiveThirtyEight
September 15, 2022, 2:29 AM

Republicans suggest John Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed

Republicans suggest John Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed
September 15, 2022, 2:29 AM
Republicans say Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed
September 14, 2022, 10:49 PM

Recapping the 2022 primaries: The environment got better for Dems -- but voters still have concerns

The 2022 primary season has finally come to a close -- and the party nominees now turn their attention to the eight weeks before November's midterms
September 14, 2022, 10:49 PM
2022 primaries recap: Environment improved for Dems, but voters still have concerns
September 14, 2022, 8:34 PM

Don Bolduc projected to win New Hampshire GOP Senate primary

ABC News reports that retired Army Brig Gen. Don Bolduc is projected to win the Republican nomination in New Hampshire's Senate race
September 14, 2022, 8:34 PM
Don Bolduc projected to win New Hampshire GOP Senate primary
September 14, 2022, 6:10 PM

Why election experts worry for American democracy and what they say can be done

Anti-democratic forces are on the rise in the U.S., with election denialism gaining a strong foothold in GOP politics and among American voters.
September 14, 2022, 6:10 PM
Why election experts worry for American democracy and what they say can be done
September 14, 2022, 2:53 PM

Former Trump aide wins New Hampshire GOP House primary to take on Pappas

ABC News reports that Karoline Leavitt is projected to win Tuesday's GOP primary to take on New Hampshire Rep. Chris Pappas
September 14, 2022, 2:53 PM
Former Trump aide wins New Hampshire GOP House primary to take on Pappas
September 14, 2022, 3:11 AM

McKee wins Democratic primary in Rhode Island gubernatorial race

Rhode Island's Democratic Gov. Dan McKee is projected to win his primary, ABC News reports, fending off a slate of challengers that kept the primary close until Tuesday
September 14, 2022, 3:11 AM
McKee wins Democratic primary in Rhode Island gubernatorial race
September 14, 2022, 12:29 AM

New Hampshire 2022 primary election results

New Hampshire voters headed to the polls on Tuesday in primaries for governor, Senate, the House of Representatives and the state legislature; polls closed at 8 p.m. ET
September 14, 2022, 12:29 AM
New Hampshire 2022 primary election results
September 14, 2022, 12:25 AM

Rhode Island 2022 primary election results

Rhode Island voters headed to the polls on Tuesday to cast their ballots in primaries for governor, the House and state legislature; polls closed at 8 p.m. ET
September 14, 2022, 12:25 AM
Rhode Island 2022 primary election results
September 13, 2022, 9:15 PM

The last primary elections of 2022 are Tuesday in New Hampshire

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein talks about how this battleground race will affect November’s midterm elections.
September 13, 2022, 9:15 PM
The last primary elections of 2022 are Tuesday in New Hampshire
September 13, 2022, 8:54 PM

Biden, ahead of midterms, hosts White House celebration of 'Inflation Reduction Act'

"Today offers proof that the soul of America is vibrant," Biden said at the event.
September 13, 2022, 8:54 PM
Biden, ahead of midterms, hosts WH celebration of 'Inflation Reduction Act'
September 13, 2022, 8:46 PM

Voters head to polls in 3 states for final primary elections this year

ABC News congressional correspondent Rachel Scott discusses abortion on the ballot and the impact it will have on the midterms.
September 13, 2022, 8:46 PM
Voters head to polls in 3 states for final primary elections this year
September 13, 2022, 5:24 PM

Final primaries of 2022 election cycle show divisions in GOP

All eyes will be on New Hampshire as the state features some of the most competitive races in the nation.
September 13, 2022, 5:24 PM
Final primaries of 2022 election cycle show divisions in GOP
September 12, 2022, 8:44 PM

GOP throws up last-minute roadblocks to hard-line Senate candidate in New Hampshire

Republicans are cobbling together an 11th-hour effort to blunt the rise of a controversial candidate in New Hampshire's GOP Senate primary Tuesday.
September 12, 2022, 8:44 PM
GOP throws up last-minute roadblocks to hard-line Senate candidate
September 12, 2022, 12:05 PM

What to watch in last multistate primaries of midterm season

Months after the first nominating contests of the 2022 midterm season, New Hampshire, Delaware and Rhode Island will bring up the rear with their primaries on Tuesday
September 12, 2022, 12:05 PM
September 11, 2022, 1:09 PM

Fighting bogus claims a growing priority in election offices

Local election officials preparing for the rapidly approaching midterm elections have one more headache: trying to combat misinformation that can confuse, anger and disenfranchise voters
September 11, 2022, 1:09 PM
Fighting bogus claims a growing priority in election offices
September 11, 2022, 12:47 AM

GOP hopefuls for election posts see enemies within own party

Four Republicans say they are fighting against a corrupt political system.
September 11, 2022, 12:47 AM
September 10, 2022, 11:28 PM

Harris tells Democrats 'stakes could not be higher' as the midterms near

Vice President Kamala Harris touted the party's recent wins at the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting.
September 10, 2022, 11:28 PM
Harris criticizes 'extremist' Republican leaders
September 10, 2022, 10:21 PM

Maryland is latest test of Dem efforts to sway GOP primaries and focus on conservative picks

In Maryland's July 19 primary, one of the most closely watched races involves the Republican nomination to succeed Gov. Larry Hogan
September 10, 2022, 10:21 PM
The latest test of Dem efforts to sway GOP primaries and focus on conservative picks
September 10, 2022, 12:15 AM

What to expect from primary day in New Hampshire

New Hampshire is the last state to hold primaries ahead of this fall’s midterm elections and ABC News congressional correspondent Rachel Scott breaks down what to expect.
September 10, 2022, 12:15 AM
What to expect from primary day in New Hampshire