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November 19, 2018 - 12:55 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The top Democrat in the Virginia House of Delegates plans to leave his leadership role. News outlets report House Minority Leader David Toscano has told members of his caucus he'll step down from his leadership post next year. Toscano said the demands of being minority leader...
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FILE - In this July 14, 2018, file photo, computer mouse pads with Secure the Vote logo on them are seen on a vendor's table at a convention of state secretaries of state in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
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November 07, 2018 - 9:12 am
Richmond, Va. (Newsradio 1140wrva.com) -- Virginia Democrats are celebrating a "blue wave". Democrats defeated three incumbent GOP Congressional members in the midterm election. Democrats now hold a 7-4 edge in the state's Congressional delegation, which had been 7-4 in favor of the GOP. Former CIA...
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November 06, 2018 - 1:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Long lines and malfunctioning machines marred the first hours of voting in some precincts across the U.S. Some of the biggest problems Tuesday were in Georgia, a state with a hotly contested gubernatorial election. Voters reported waiting up to three hours to vote. At a polling...
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November 06, 2018 - 12:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A turbulent election season that tested President Donald Trump's slash-and-burn political style against the strength of the Democratic resistance comes to a close as Americans cast ballots in the first national election of the Trump era. With voters going to the polls Tuesday,...
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November 06, 2018 - 8:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A turbulent election season that tested President Donald Trump's slash-and-burn political style against the strength of the Democratic resistance comes to a close as Americans cast ballots in the first national election of the Trump era. With voters going to the polls Tuesday,...
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October 30, 2018 - 4:52 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY, JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of U.S. troops to stop an "invasion" of migrants. Visions of tent cities for asylum seekers. An end for the Constitution's guarantee of birthright citizenship. With his eyes squarely on next Tuesday's...
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October 23, 2018 - 12:31 pm
By JIM MUSTIAN , Associated Press BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A bomb was found in a mailbox at the suburban New York compound of George Soros, the liberal billionaire philanthropist who has been the target of right-wing conspiracy theorists, authorities said Tuesday. Federal investigators were reviewing...
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October 06, 2018 - 6:51 am
By MATTHEW DALY and KEN THOMAS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski turned against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh quietly, uttering a single word: "No." Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, her longtime friend and fellow moderate Republican, spoke on the Senate floor for...
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September 18, 2018 - 1:26 pm
By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging, $854 billion bill that funds the military and a host of civilian agencies for the next year and provides a short-term fix to keep the government open through early December. The measure includes $675...
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September 04, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — The governor of Arizona announced Tuesday that he will appoint former Sen. Jon Kyl to fill the late Sen. John McCain's seat in the U.S. Senate. Gov. Doug Ducey made the announcement on Twitter minutes before a scheduled news conference. Kyl, a...
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