A south suburban mayor is challenging an incumbent Democratic member of Congress in the 6th District. U.S. Rep. Sean Casten, the Democratic candidate, is seeking reelection to a third term in the House of Representatives against Orland Park Mayor Keith Pekau, the Republican candidate.
- Associated Press
A rural Arizona county certified its midterm election results on Thursday, following the orders of a judge who ruled that Republican supervisors broke the law when they refused to sign off on the vote count by this week's deadline. Secretary of State Katie Hobbsfiled suit Monday, as did a local voter and a group of retirees, asking a judge to force the supervisors to certify the election, a process formally known as a canvass.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
The Kremlin has reported on a telephone conversation between Vladimir Putin, the President of the Russian Federation, and Olaf Scholz, the Chancellor of Germany. Source: European Pravda Details: The Kremlin has stated that the conversation took place at the initiative of the German side.
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Democratic Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairwoman Jeanne Shaheen shut down Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's questions about President Biden's role in the 2016 firing of a Ukrainian prosecutor.
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The GOP branded Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-NY, an "election denier" just moments after he secured his position as Democratic Leader in the House of Representatives on Wednesday.
- The Guardian
Former president to rally for Raphael Warnock against Trump-backed Republican as early voting closes in Senate runoff
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Hakeem Jeffries, House Dems' new leader, said Tara Reade's Biden accusation should be 'investigated seriously'
Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries said in 2020 that Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegation against then-Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden should be investigated.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham pointed out that Barack Obama is supporting Raphael Warnock on the campaign trail.
- The Desert Sun
The latest vote count updates Wednesday showed Holstege leading with 84,455 votes, compared to 84,434 for Wallis. More updates were expected Thursday.
The Kremlin says the West's refusal to recognise its seizure of Ukrainian land makes talks harder.
- National Review
Georgia’s GOP lieutenant governor said he could not vote for Herschel Walker or Raphael Warnock in the state’s Senate runoff.
- The Hill
Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) holds a narrow 2 percentage point lead over Republican rival Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate runoff, according to a new survey from Emerson College Polling and The Hill. The poll released on Thursday found that 49 percent of very likely voters surveyed said they would back Warnock, compared to 47…
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The French President warned during a White House visit that the measures could “fragment the West." Biden said he would consider "tweaks."
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The Dutch government plans to shut down up to 3,000 farms to comply with a European Union mandate
- Washington Post
Marjorie Taylor Greene wanted everyone to know she was trying to be helpful. As Republicans feuded this month over who should lead their razor-thin House majority, the Georgia congresswoman stopped before a crowd of reporters at the U.S. Capitol and urged conservatives to unify behind her choice for speaker, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.). If they refused, Greene warned, the House gavel - that all-important prize needed to subpoena Hunter Biden and anyone else she and the GOP want to haul before
- Business Insider
Russians are angry Putin is spending billions on an unpopular war as they freeze back home, report says
Russians are complaining about poverty and poor infrastructure amid Putin's ongoing war in Ukraine, The Daily Beast reported.
- Fox News
Facing new scrutiny over whether he's a Georgia resident, GOP Senate nominee Herschel Walker tells Fox News, "I'm a resident of Georgia."
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
If Cochise County supervisors refuse to accept their GOP county's election results, they'll toss Republicans statewide who should have won.
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Republicans opposing McCarthy say they are determined to sink his speakership bid if demands not met
Three of the House Republicans who are opposing Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's speaker bid spoke with Fox News Digital about their objections to him.