Elections

Congregants at city church in Harlingen

Evangelical Christians Influencing Hispanic Community In Elections

Trends in evangelical Christianity are influencing Hispanics and their attraction to the GOP.

 | John Mone

New York Representative-elect George Santos.

Rep.-Elect George Santos Set To Be Sworn In Despite Investigations

The incoming Republican congressman from New York has been accused of lying about his education, prior work experience, and having a Jewish ancestry.

 | AP

Sunrise at the U.S. Capitol

Jan. 6 Panel Shutting Down After Referring Trump For Crimes

The House Jan. 6 committee's time officially ends Tuesday when the new Republican-led House is sworn in.

 | AP

Democratic Arizona Governor-elect Katie Hobbs.

Democrat Katie Hobbs To Take Office As Arizona Governor

Hobbs is the outgoing secretary of state and will replace Republican Gov. Doug Ducey.

 | AP

A Vote Here sign is posted at a polling location in Cincinnati

New Year Expected To Bring More Changes To State Voting Laws

An explosion of new election-related legislation followed former President Donald Trump's lies about losing the 2020 presidential election.

 | AP

Former President Donald Trump announces he is running for president for the third time at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla.

Congress Approves New Election Rules In Jan. 6 Response

Congress has passed changes to the arcane law that controls how it ratifies the winner of a presidential election.

 | AP

This exhibit from video released by the House Select Committee shows one of the criminal referrals of former President Trump

Jan. 6 Committee Recommends Charging Trump

Democrats in the House are moving swiftly to wrap up key investigations involving Trump before Republicans take control of the chamber.

 | Stephanie Liebergen

People wait in line to early vote for the Senate runoff election between Sen. Raphael Warnock and Herschel Walker

Georgia Secretary Of State Wants To End General Election Runoffs

For Georgia voters, it may have seemed like a never-ending midterm cycle, with voters ultimately sending Sen. Raphael Warnock back to Washington.

 | Maura Sirianni

Jack Smith, the Department of Justice's chief of the Public Integrity Section

DOJ Subpoenas Election Officials In States Trump Disputed

Special counsel Jack Smith is overseeing investigations into the Capitol riot and Trump's frantic efforts to remain in power.

 | AP

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock

Democratic Sen. Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff Against Walker

With Raphael Warnock's second runoff victory in as many years, Democrats will have a 51-49 Senate majority.

 | AP and Maura Sirianni

Herschel Walker and Sen. Raphael Warnock are pictured.

Warnock, Walker: Starkly Different Choices For Black Voters

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker face off Tuesday in Georgia's runoff election.

 | AP and Andrew Rafferty and Nathaniel Reed

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger.

Georgia Secretary Of State Speaks To Newsy Ahead Of Senate Runoff

This year, Brad Raffensperger won reelection by the largest margin of victory in any of Georgia's midterm races.

 | Jay Strubberg and Diana Zito

The Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws Committee.

Democrats Move To Make South Carolina, Not Iowa, 1st Voting State

Changes will still have to be approved by the full DNC in a vote next year, but it will almost certainly follow the rule-making committee's lead.

 | AP

U.S. Flags are seen on the National Mall with the U.S. Capitol building in the background

Democrats Consider 2024 Primary Calendar Changes

The DNC is considering booting the Iowa caucuses from the prized spot atop the nomination calendar for the presidential primary in 2024.

 | Stephanie Liebergen

Supporters of Raphael Warnock

Raphael Warnock Pushes Democrat Turnout In Georgia For Senate Runoff

Friday marks the last day of early voting in Georgia's runoff election for a U.S. Senate seat.

 | Nathaniel Reed

Former President Barack Obama, right, is greeted by U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock.

Obama Heads To Georgia As Warnock Seeks Big Early Vote Advantage

Democrat Rafael Warnock is facing a U.S. Senate runoff against Republican Herschel Walker in Georgia.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

A woman points during the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors general election canvass meeting.

GOP-Controlled Arizona County Refuses To Certify Election

Ahead of the Monday deadline, Cochise County delayed certifying votes until they hear concerns once more about ballot tabulators.

 | AP

Georgia voters line up for early voting on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022

Early Voting Begins In Parts Of Georgia Ahead Of Crucial Senate Runoff

While Dems have Senate control with at least 50 seats, grabbing another would mean it wouldn't have to rely on the Vice President as a tiebreaker.

 | Stephanie Sandoval

Ballot box observers in Arizona.

Election Skeptics Fall Far Short Of Goal To Observe 'Every Ballot Box'

Skeptics of the 2020 election planned to stake out ballot boxes during the 2022 midterm elections. Their plan failed to materialize beyond Arizona.

 | Patrick Terpstra

Riley June Williams.

Woman Convicted Of Storming Pelosi's Office In Jan. 6 Insurrection

Riley June Williams was found guilty of six federal counts, including civil disorder, but the jury was deadlocked on two other charges.

 | AP

Flyers advertising job openings for the Susan B. Anthony Pro-Life America group

Pro-Life Activists Perplexed Over Midterm Losses

After anti-abortion measures failed in several states during the midterms, anti-abortion rights activists are analyzing what happened.

 | Amber Strong

The House of Representatives is seen on Election Day.

GOP Takes House Majority; Plans Bills On Border, Energy, Spending Cuts

Republicans have many goals as they take control of the House, including ramping up oil production, cutting spending, and reducing Ukraine funding.

 | Adi Guajardo and Kellan Howell and Nathaniel Reed

Former President Donald Trump

Trump Seeks White House Again Amid GOP Losses, Legal Probes

The announcement comes just a week after an underwhelming midterm showing for Republicans.

 | AP

Former President Donald Trump

Trump Prepares To Launch 3rd Campaign For The White House

Trump had hoped to use the GOP's expected gains in last week's elections as a springboard to vault himself to his party's nomination.

 | AP

Arizona Governor-elect Katie Hobbs

Why AP Called The Arizona Governor's Race For Katie Hobbs

Vote counting had gone on since last Tuesday's election as officials continued to tally massive amounts of late-arriving ballots.

 | AP

Arizona Republican gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake.

Republican Kari Lake Narrows Gap In Arizona Governor Race

Democratic challenger Katie Hobbs led by 26,000 votes as of Sunday night, a 1 point margin, down by about 10,000 votes from a day earlier.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto.

Democrats Hold On To Senate, Balance Of Power In House Still At Stake

The fate of the House is still uncertain as the GOP struggles to pull together a slim majority there.

 | Kellan Howell

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto

Cortez Masto Wins In Nevada, Giving Democrats Senate Control

Democrats now hold a 50-49 edge in the Senate.

 | AP

An election worker inspects a mail-in ballot in the count room in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Senate Control May Come Down To Nevada As Count Nears End

If Democratic Sen. Cortez Masto wins, Democrats would maintain their control of the Senate given Vice President Kamala Harris' tiebreaking vote.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Sen. Mark Kelly, D-Ariz.

Kelly Win In Arizona Puts Dems 1 Seat From Senate Control

Democrats can retain control of the Senate by winning either the Nevada race, which remains too early to call, or next month's runoff in Georgia.

 | AP