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Here are the key primary election results from North Carolina
POLITICS
May 17, 2022
Five states hold primaries Tuesday: Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon and Pennsylvania. In North Carolina, a key Senate race for the fall will be set, and one of former President Donald Trump's early endorsements is on the line with Rep. Ted Budd on the Republican side. In the 4th Congressional ...
Here are the key primary election results from Idaho
POLITICS
May 17, 2022
Five states hold primaries Tuesday: Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon and Pennsylvania. In Idaho, the governor's race has top billing, as Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin, who has the endorsement of former President Donald Trump, is challenging sitting Republican Gov. Brad Little. Final polls close at 11 p.m. ET. Copyright 2022 ...
Here are the key primary election results from Kentucky
POLITICS
May 17, 2022
Five states hold primaries Tuesday: Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon and Pennsylvania. Below are results for key Kentucky primaries. Final polls close there at 7 p.m. ET. Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.
Here are the key primary election results from Pennsylvania
POLITICS
May 17, 2022
Five states hold primaries Tuesday: Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon and Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race could determine control of the chamber in November, and the primaries on both sides have seen unexpected twists in the final days. There are also a number of House contests being set that could ...
In Oregon, the fight for governor is about winning over disaffected voters
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Dirk VanderHart | May 17, 2022
Oregon Treasurer Tobias Read participates in a debate with former state House Speaker Tina Kotek on March 18 in Portland, Ore. They are two of the top candidates for the Democratic Party's nomination in the Oregon governor's race. Dave Killen | The Oregonian via AP Republicans in Oregon sense a ...
Here are the key primary election results from Oregon
POLITICS
May 17, 2022
Five states hold primaries Tuesday: Idaho, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon and Pennsylvania. In Oregon, a term-limited Gov. Kate Brown means there's an open race for governor. And Democratic Rep. Kurt Schrader is facing a progressive challenge in what's likely to be a competitive district in November. Below are results for ...
10 races to watch Tuesday, led by Senate contests in Pennsylvania and North Carolina
POLITICS
Deepa Shivaram, Don Gonyea | May 17, 2022
The rise of conservative commentator Kathy Barnette in polls has shaken up the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania in the contest's final days. Matt Rourke | AP May's busy primary calendar continues Tuesday, with five states holding elections. Primaries for open U.S. Senate seats in Pennsylvania and North ...
Supreme Court sides with Sen. Ted Cruz in campaign finance case
POLITICS
Nina Totenberg | May 16, 2022
Sen. Ted Cruz challenged a federal law that bars federal candidates from raising more than $250,000 to repay a candidate's loans to his own campaign. He triumphed at the Supreme Court Monday. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority sided with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz ...
Missouri lawmakers approve a photo ID requirement for voters
POLITICS
Rachel Lippmann, Sarah Kellogg | May 13, 2022
A voter fills out her ballot at the National World War I Museum in Kansas City, Mo., on Election Day in 2020. Charlie Riedel | AP Two years after the Missouri Supreme Court struck down a similar measure, the state's Republican-led lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would require ...