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Ohio Democrat hints may take on Pelosi for powerful U.S. House speaker job

Ohio Democrat hints may take on Pelosi for powerful U.S. House speaker jobRepresentative Marcia Fudge has not formally announced her candidacy. In a statement to Reuters on Friday, Fudge noted support from people “who look to me as the next speaker of the House.” “In this first stage of the process, I am still giving it considerable thought” but have not made a final decision, she said in an email. Democrats are scheduled to meet behind closed doors on Nov. 28 to pick their leaders for the new 2019-20 House after wresting the chamber from the Republicans on Nov. 6.



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Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female Senator

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female SenatorAfter a delay in ballot counting following last week's midterm election,



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Top Judiciary Democrat Jerry Nadler Questions Legality Of Matt Whitaker Appointment

Top Judiciary Democrat Jerry Nadler Questions Legality Of Matt Whitaker AppointmentRep. Jerry Nadler (N.Y.), the Democrat who is set to lead the House Judiciary



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California Democrat Harley Rouda Defeats Longtime Rep. Dana Rohrabacher

California Democrat Harley Rouda Defeats Longtime Rep. Dana RohrabacherRep. Dana Rohrabacher, a 15-term Southern California congressman known for



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Democrat Rouda Wins House Race Over California’s Rohrabacher

Democrat Rouda Wins House Race Over California’s RohrabacherHUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a former



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Scott Walker defeated by Democrat Tony Evers in Wisconsin

Scott Walker defeated by Democrat Tony Evers in WisconsinFor years, Democrats had dreamed of defeating Walker, an anti-union Republican.



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Texas midterms: Republican judge releases juvenile defendants en masse after losing election to Democrat

Texas midterms: Republican judge releases juvenile defendants en masse after losing election to DemocratGlenn Devlin reportedly said it was “what the voters wanted” to justify his actions. The juvenile court judge in Harris County, Texas, sparked concern among criminal justice advocates about his decision making. In court, state prosecutors raised concerns over the releases of the juveniles, who were accused of everything from misdemeanours to violent crimes, The Houston Chronicle reported.



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Kris Kobach Loses Kansas Governor's Race To Democrat Laura Kelly

Kris Kobach Loses Kansas Governor's Race To Democrat Laura KellyDemocratic state Sen. Laura Kelly has won the Kansas governor's race,



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Democrat Beto O’Rourke’s Underdog Senate Bid Falls Short In Texas

Democrat Beto O’Rourke’s Underdog Senate Bid Falls Short In TexasEL PASO ― Democrat Beto O'Rourke's bid for Senate seat in a reliably red state



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Ocasio-Cortez, Democrat rock star makes history

Ocasio-Cortez, Democrat rock star makes historyRising left-wing rock star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made history on Tuesday as the youngest woman elected to Congress, in a safe Democratic Party stronghold in New York, US media projected. On Tuesday, she trounced Republican opponent Anthony Pappas in her constituency, a Democratic stronghold in a diverse part of Queens and the Bronx, US media reported.



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