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May 19, 2022, 7:42 AM

Critical primary races underway in 5 states

In the Pennsylvania Republican Senate primary, fewer than 2,000 votes separate Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is Trump-endorsed and has a slight lead, and former hedge fund executive David McCormick.
May 19, 2022, 7:42 AM
Critical primary races underway in 5 states
May 18, 2022, 10:22 PM

Key takeaways from primary day in 5 states

ABC News political director Rick Klein breaks down the biggest wins, upsets and surprises of Wednesday’s midterm primaries.
May 18, 2022, 10:22 PM
Key takeaways from primary day in 5 states
May 18, 2022, 9:40 PM

5-term Idaho attorney general loses in GOP primary battle

Former U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador has won Idaho’s GOP attorney general primary, beating the longtime incumbent who was criticized by the far right for not taking a more activist role
May 18, 2022, 9:40 PM
5-term Idaho attorney general loses in GOP primary battle
May 18, 2022, 8:46 PM

Winners and losers from primary day in 5 states

It was a mixed night for MAGA candidates and progressive Democrats. ABC News’s Averi Harper breaks down the primary night wins and losses in five states.
May 18, 2022, 8:46 PM
Winners and losers from primary day in 5 states
May 18, 2022, 8:45 PM

What the latest primary results mean for the midterm elections

While the ​Pennsylvania Republican primary race still remains too close to call, Lt. Governor John Fetterman secures the Democratic primary victory.
May 18, 2022, 8:45 PM
What the latest primary results mean for the midterm elections
May 18, 2022, 8:23 PM

Top primary day races to watch in Pennsylvania, other states

Today is primary day in five states. ABC News’ political director Rick Klein breaks down his picks for the top races to watch.
May 18, 2022, 8:23 PM
Top primary day races to watch in Pennsylvania, other states
May 18, 2022, 6:26 PM

Key primary races test former President Trump's endorsement

Lt. Gov. John Fetterman comes out on top in Pennsylvania's Democratic Senate primary days after suffering a stroke.
May 18, 2022, 6:26 PM
Key primary races test former President Trump's endorsement
May 18, 2022, 5:47 PM

Key Pennsylvania Senate primary too close to call

ABC News senior Washington reporter Devin Dwyer and ABC News correspondent Alex Presha discuss a tight Pennsylvania GOP Senate race between Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund CEO Dave McCormick.
May 18, 2022, 5:47 PM
Key Pennsylvania Senate primary too close to call
May 18, 2022, 5:30 PM

Key primary elections show mixed impact of Trump's political influence

ABC News political director Rick Klein talks the power of former President Trump's endorsements in key primary elections.
May 18, 2022, 5:30 PM
Key primary elections show mixed impact of Trump's political influence
May 18, 2022, 3:42 PM

Pennsylvania primary too close to call

Rachel Scott reports on the results from Tuesday’s primaries in Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Oregon.
May 18, 2022, 3:42 PM
Pennsylvania primary too close to call
May 18, 2022, 2:55 PM

Democratic Wisconsin Senate hopeful Barnes releases first ad

Wisconsin Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mandela Barnes highlights his middle class upbringing in his first television ad in the hotly contested race
May 18, 2022, 2:55 PM
Democratic Wisconsin Senate hopeful Barnes releases first ad
May 18, 2022, 2:33 PM

Football icon Herschel Walker campaigns for Georgia senate: Part 1

Allegations of violence against Walker’s ex-wife have resurfaced amid the race. Walker does not deny threatening her, but claims he doesn’t remember because he had Dissociative Identity Disorder.
May 18, 2022, 2:33 PM
Football icon Herschel Walker campaigns for Georgia senate: Part 1
May 18, 2022, 1:35 PM

Pennsylvania Senate hopeful John Fetterman has primary day surgery after stroke

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, a Democratic candidate in Tuesday's Senate primary, completed a procedure to get a pacemaker and defibrillator after a stroke
May 18, 2022, 1:35 PM
Pennsylvania Senate hopeful John Fetterman has primary day surgery after stroke
May 18, 2022, 11:51 AM

Rand Paul projected to win Kentucky Republican primary

The Kentucky senator is not considered to be an endangered incumbent.
May 18, 2022, 11:51 AM
Rand Paul projected to win Kentucky Republican primary
May 18, 2022, 11:51 AM

North Carolina Rep. Madison Cawthorn concedes

The embattled freshman had recent missteps that some believed hindered his chances of winning the North Carolina primary.
May 18, 2022, 11:51 AM
North Carolina Rep. Madison Cawthorn concedes
May 18, 2022, 10:26 AM

Primary races in 5 states foreshadow contentious midterm elections

The Pennsylvania Republican Senate primary race is one of the most competitive races to watch.
May 18, 2022, 10:26 AM
Primary races in 5 states foreshadow contentious midterm elections
May 18, 2022, 10:24 AM

3 key takeaways from 5 states' primaries

There are three major takeaways from the primaries in Kentucky, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Oregon and Idaho.
May 18, 2022, 10:24 AM
3 key takeaways from 5 states' primaries
May 18, 2022, 10:05 AM

North Carolina voters head to the polls

Chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party, Michael Whatley joins ABC News Live to discuss the value of a Trump endorsement, as well as his thoughts on SCOTUS potentially overturning Roe v. Wade.
May 18, 2022, 10:05 AM
North Carolina voters head to the polls
May 18, 2022, 9:06 AM

Thomas Massie projected to win Kentucky Republican primary

Massie discusses whether or not he believes Republicans can take back the House in November.
May 18, 2022, 9:06 AM
Thomas Massie projected to win Kentucky Republican primary
May 18, 2022, 8:44 AM

Inside Herschel Walker’s decades long relationship with Donald Trump: Part 2

Walker is a Trump-backed Republican favorite in one of the most closely-watched races this year. The two met in the early 80s after Walker was drafted to a team once co-owned by Donald Trump.
May 18, 2022, 8:44 AM
Inside Herschel Walker’s decades long relationship with Donald Trump: Part 2
May 18, 2022, 6:30 AM

Voters cast their ballots for primary day

Communications Director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, David Bergstein joins ABC News Live to discuss the latest on the North Carolina primary, as well as possible 2024 projections.
May 18, 2022, 6:30 AM
Voters cast their ballots for primary day
May 18, 2022, 4:22 AM

Pennsylvania Senate GOP primary comes down to the wire

ABC News’ Rachel Scott delves into the leading Republican candidates competing in the hotly-contested Senate primary in Pennsylvania, a race that could determine the balance of the U.S. Senate.
May 18, 2022, 4:22 AM
Pennsylvania Senate GOP primary comes down to the wire
May 18, 2022, 3:45 AM

Trump-backed Mastriano wins GOP Pennsylvania governor nod

Doug Mastriano has won the Republican nomination for governor of Pennsylvania
May 18, 2022, 3:45 AM
May 18, 2022, 3:40 AM

‘Critical to make this seat a blue seat’: John Fetterman’s wife on Pennsylvania race

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with the wife of Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, Gisele Barreto Fetterman, about his health scare and his win in the Democratic Senate primary.
May 18, 2022, 3:40 AM
‘Critical to make this seat a blue seat’: John Fetterman’s wife on Pennsylvania race
May 18, 2022, 2:23 AM

Why Pennsylvania’s primaries could be a bellwether for the 2022 midterms

It’s primary day in Pennsylvania, and just like in 2020, the Keystone State could be the key to Washington. ABC News’ Devin Dwyer and Alex Presha break down the state’s biggest races.
May 18, 2022, 2:23 AM
Why Pennsylvania’s primaries could be a bellwether for the 2022 midterms
May 18, 2022, 1:38 AM

High-stakes primary races underway in 5 states

The primary elections in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Idaho, Kentucky and Oregon will showcase some of the many issues that will set the stage for the 2022 midterm elections.
May 18, 2022, 1:38 AM
High-stakes primary races underway in 5 states
May 17, 2022, 11:16 PM

Voters head to the polls in 5 states, with major focus on Pennsylvania

Dr. Mehmet Oz has former President Donald Trump's endorsement, but Kathy Barnette has gained momentum despite a controversy over her marching in Washington, D.C., before the Capitol insurrection.
May 17, 2022, 11:16 PM
Voters head to the polls in 5 states, with major focus on Pennsylvania
May 17, 2022, 9:13 PM

Democratic House primaries could foreshadow party's direction

With much of the focus this midterm cycle on statewide races and Republican momentum, several Democratic House primaries could indicate the direction of that party.
May 17, 2022, 9:13 PM
Democratic House primaries could foreshadow party's direction
May 17, 2022, 9:12 PM

Previewing the Midterm Elections

Five states hold their midterm primary elections Tuesday. ABC News Political Director Rick Klein previews what to expect.
May 17, 2022, 9:12 PM
Previewing the Midterm Elections
May 17, 2022, 8:26 PM

Kentucky secretary of state on primary elections

Kentucky’s Republican secretary of state, Michael Adams, discusses his states confidence in the elections and the safeguards in place if a candidate calls the results into question.
May 17, 2022, 8:26 PM
Kentucky secretary of state on primary elections
May 17, 2022, 7:32 PM

Voters head to the polls for primary elections in 5 states

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, the front-runner in the Senate Democratic primary race, suffered a stroke just days before Election Day and expects to make a full recovery.
May 17, 2022, 7:32 PM
Voters head to the polls for primary elections in 5 states
May 17, 2022, 7:08 PM

Progressive, moderate Democrats face off in primary elections

FiveThirtyEight’s senior elections analyst Nathaniel Rakich discusses the shape of the elections so far and what he is watching for in the five state races.
May 17, 2022, 7:08 PM
Progressive, moderate Democrats face off in primary elections
May 17, 2022, 2:19 PM

2022 primary elections underway in 5 states

Rachel Scott reports how the elections in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Idaho, Kentucky and Oregon could foreshadow contentious midterm elections.
May 17, 2022, 2:19 PM
2022 primary elections underway in 5 states
May 17, 2022, 2:48 AM

Oregon election official explains why mail-in voting is safe

Oregon has conducted only mail-in voting for more than 20 years without issue. Oregon Secretary of State Shemia Fagan breaks down why their system works.
May 17, 2022, 2:48 AM
Oregon election official explains why mail-in voting is safe
May 17, 2022, 12:05 AM

How Biden, Trump are trying to influence the 2022 primaries

Former President Donald Trump has been endorsing candidates at a rapid clip – but President Joe Biden has been much more selective with his picks.
May 17, 2022, 12:05 AM
How Biden, Trump are trying to influence the 2022 primaries
May 16, 2022, 11:56 PM

These May 17 primary candidates think the 2020 election was stolen | FiveThirtyEight

These candidates all support former President Donald Trump’s “big lie.”
May 16, 2022, 11:56 PM
These May 17 primary candidates think the 2020 election was stolen | FiveThirtyEight
May 16, 2022, 11:13 PM

What to watch on primary day in Pennsylvania, Idaho

Pennsylvania and Idaho are two of five states with primaries on Tuesday. Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Julia Terruso and Ryan Suppe of the Idaho Statesman break down the key races in their states.
May 16, 2022, 11:13 PM
What to watch on primary day in Pennsylvania, Idaho
May 16, 2022, 11:12 PM

Pennsylvania's top election official: Voter fraud 'is not an issue'

Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth Leigh Chapman explains how her state is ready for primary day – and why concerns over mail-in ballots are overblown.
May 16, 2022, 11:12 PM
Pennsylvania's top election official: Voter fraud 'is not an issue'
May 16, 2022, 7:06 PM

Supreme Court rules for Sen. Cruz in campaign finance case

The decision comes as campaigning for the '22 midterm elections is intensifying.
May 16, 2022, 7:06 PM
Supreme Court rules for Sen. Cruz in campaign finance case
May 16, 2022, 3:51 PM

Supreme Court strikes campaign finance rule in win for Sen. Ted Cruz

The Supreme Court struck down a 20-year-old campaign finance limit aimed at curbing corruption in politics, delivering a win to Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
May 16, 2022, 3:51 PM
Supreme Court strikes campaign finance rule in win for Sen. Ted Cruz
May 16, 2022, 2:16 PM

2022 midterms: What to watch as 5 states hold primaries

Former President Donald Trump’s winning streak in U.S. Senate primaries is on the line Tuesday as voters in five states cast their ballots in midterm elections
May 16, 2022, 2:16 PM
May 16, 2022, 10:14 AM

John Fetterman, candidate in Pennsylvania Senate race, suffered stroke Friday

"I had a stroke that was caused by a clot from my heart being in an A-fib rhythm for too long," Fetterman said in a statement released Sunday afternoon.
May 16, 2022, 10:14 AM
John Fetterman suffers stroke days before Pennsylvania Senate primary
May 15, 2022, 5:39 PM

California Republicans see chance to unseat Democratic AG

They say the state attorney general is too progressive, even for California.
May 15, 2022, 5:39 PM
May 15, 2022, 1:09 AM

Dr. Scott Jensen wins GOP endorsement for Minnesota governor

Republicans met to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz.
May 15, 2022, 1:09 AM
May 13, 2022, 6:37 PM

Madison Cawthorn tries to survive primary as slip-ups mount

The Congressman has endured a series of unforced political and personal errors.
May 13, 2022, 6:37 PM
Madison Cawthorn tries to survive primary as slip-ups mount
May 13, 2022, 2:54 AM

Inside the battle over Madison Cawthorn’s congressional race

A slew of Democrats and Republicans are trying to unseat incumbent Rep. Madison Cawthorn, R-N.C., Democrat Jasmine Beach-Ferrara and GOP challenger Wendy Nevarez explain why they’re in the race.
May 13, 2022, 2:54 AM
Inside the battle over Madison Cawthorn’s congressional race
May 12, 2022, 10:24 PM

Senate confirms Powell for 2nd term as Fed fights inflation

The Senate on Thursday confirmed Jerome Powell for a second four-year term as Federal Reserve chair, giving bipartisan backing to Powell’s high-stakes efforts to curb the highest inflation in four decades
May 12, 2022, 10:24 PM
Senate confirms Powell for 2nd term as Fed fights inflation
May 12, 2022, 2:54 PM

Georgia man challenges eligibility of 13,600 voters

A Georgia man is challenging the eligibility of more than 13,000 registered voters in his county in the northern part of the state
May 12, 2022, 2:54 PM
Georgia man challenges eligibility of 13,600 voters
May 12, 2022, 12:58 AM

Mixed results for Trump in Nebraska, West Virginia primaries

Former President Donald Trump has thrown his support behind GOP primary candidates across the country. But results were split in two closely watched races in Nebraska and West Virginia on Tuesday.
May 12, 2022, 12:58 AM
Mixed results for Trump in Nebraska, West Virginia primaries
May 11, 2022, 4:24 PM

Mixed results for Trump-backed candidates in Nebraska, West Virginia primaries

ABC News contributors Amanda Renteria and Sarah Isgur weigh in on the latest primary elections and former President Trump’s influence over the GOP.
May 11, 2022, 4:24 PM
Mixed results for Trump-backed candidates in Nebraska, West Virginia primaries