Midterm Election Stories

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    Sen. Raphael Warnock defeats Herschel Walker to win reelection in Georgia Senate runoff race

    Democratic Georgia Sen. Raphael Warnock has won the state’s runoff election, defeating Republican Herschel Walker in one of the most hard-fought campaigns of 2022.

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    Did the midterms deliver a blow to GOP election denialism?

    Republican candidates pushing false claims about the 2020 election were defeated in key races across the country. What does that mean for the future of "Stop the Steal?"

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    Stumping for Warnock, Obama urges Georgia to give Democrats a bigger Senate majority

    Former President Barack Obama headlined a campaign rally for Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock on Thursday night to try to energize Peach State voters to head to the polls on the eve of the last day of early voting in the runoff election against Republican Herschel Walker.

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    How a GOP county in Arizona is roiling the election results

    Republican officials have delayed certification of the midterm election results in Arizona's deep-red, rural Cochise County, holding up approval of its midterm election results, and depriving at least one Republican of his U.S. House seat.

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    Georgia appeals court clears way for early voting in high-stakes Senate runoff election

    On Monday, the Georgia Court of Appeals handed Democrats a big win, letting stand a lower court ruling that will allow early voting to be held this weekend ahead of the Dec. 6 Senate runoff between incumbent Democrat Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican Herschel Walker.

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    How President Biden helped Democrats avert a midterm disaster

    If Democratic victories in the midterms were tinged with disappointing defeats, it was still the most favorable outcome for a first-term president facing his first midterm election in at least two decades. Just how much credit Biden deserves is a matter of dispute.

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    A record number of women were just elected governor

    In the midterm elections earlier this month, women were reelected in eight states, and in four others, voters elected new female governors.

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