Voting districts

Supporters watch results before Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch speaks at an election night event Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Pewaukee, Wis. Republican Gov. Scott Walker lost to Democrat Tony Evers. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
November 07, 2018 - 2:45 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday's elections for governor and other state offices (all times local): 2:30 a.m. Democrat Tony Evers has defeated Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, denying the polarizing Republican and one-time presidential candidate a third term. Evers' win on Tuesday is a huge...
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Precinct official Elaine Rex, of Odebolt, Iowa, talks with U.S. Rep. Steve King, of Kiron, Iowa, at the Odebolt Fire Station, where King cast the precinct's first vote in the mid-term election in Odebolt on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. King, the Republican incumbent in Iowa's 4th Congressional District, is being challenged for his seat by Democratic newcomer J.D. Scholten. (Tim Gallagher/Sioux City Journal via AP)
November 07, 2018 - 12:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on elections to the U.S. House of Representatives (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Republican Steve King has won a ninth term representing northwest Iowa's 4th Congressional District. Voters re-elected King despite a string of controversies about comments and meetings he...
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FILE - In this June 5, 2018, file photo Iowa Rep. Abby Finkenauer walks into The Smokestack after winning the Democratic primary in Dubuque, Iowa. An often-overlooked battle is under way across rural and working-class America where President Donald Trump’s coalition of blue-collar voters offers Democrats an alternate route to the House majority. Finkenauer reflected on her blue-collar roots at a rally this week alongside the Democratic Party’s strongest liaison to working-class voters, former Vice President Joe Biden. “He shares the belief that every kid who grows up in a working-class family like mine has a right to a bright future,” Finkenauer said as she introduced Biden. (Eileen Meslar/Telegraph Herald via AP, File)
November 02, 2018 - 7:16 am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — White, working-class voters fueled President Donald Trump's rise to the White House. If his party loses the House majority on Tuesday, it will be, at least in part, because those same voters abandoned the GOP. While Democrats' suburban offensive is well-known, an often-...
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FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2018 file photo, supporters of Missouri's redistricting ballot measure hold signs behind former state Sen. Bob Johnson as he serves as their spokesman during a press conference outside the Cole County Courthouse in Jefferson City, Mo. Proposed state Constitutional Amendment 1 on the Nov. 6, 2018, ballot would require Missouri state House and Senate districts to be drawn to achieve "partisan fairness" and "competitiveness." (AP Photo/David A. Lieb, File)
November 01, 2018 - 9:26 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A growing movement to curb partisan gerrymandering will be put to the test Tuesday by several state ballot measures that are intended to overhaul the way congressional and state legislative districts are drawn. While they differ in how to do that, the proposals in...
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October 26, 2018 - 12:31 pm
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Democrat Brendan Kelly listened as the people crowded inside a Southern Illinois University conference room talked about how trouble at the Carbondale campus has brought trouble for the whole region. Decreasing enrollment means jobs aren't filled when employees quit or...
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FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2018 file photo, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at a Moms Demand Action gun safety rally at City Hall in Nashua, N.H. A political committee backed by billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is spending nearly $9 million to help two Democrats in tight congressional races against Southern California Republican incumbents. Federal records Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 show Independence USA is spending more than $4 million on TV ads opposing Rep. Dana Rohrabacher in Orange County's 48th District. (AP Photo/Cheryl Senter, File)
October 25, 2018 - 9:14 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A political committee backed by billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is spending nearly $9 million on TV ads to help two Democrats trying to topple Republican incumbents in Southern California. Bloomberg disclosed earlier this year that he intended to...
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In this Oct. 17, 2018 image, California U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher speaks to supporters at party offices in Laguna Niguel, Calif. Thirty years ago, Rohrabacher campaigned for Congress as the face of the Reagan revolution. This year, locked in a tight race in a Southern California district much changed from the one where he first was elected, even a Republican Party mailer makes no mention of him being a Republican. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
October 24, 2018 - 1:40 pm
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) — Thirty years ago, California U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher campaigned for Congress as the face of the Reagan revolution. The conservative campus activist and surfer known for his libertarian streak had worked for Ronald Reagan's presidential campaigns and later as a White...
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In this Oct. 3, 2018 photo, the historic train station of Columbus, N.M., once attacked by Mexican Revolutionary Pancho Villa is shown before sunset. As Democrats seek to flip a key GOP U.S. House seat in southern New Mexico, the path to victory in districts like those that encompass Columbus includes winning over fiercely independent voters in communities who have their own views about border life. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)
October 19, 2018 - 2:33 pm
COLUMBUS, N.M. (AP) — Flashing lights shook William Johnson from a deep sleep around midnight earlier this month when U.S. Border Patrol agents surrounded his home. The 71-year-old retired chef peeked out a window, then waited for a knock at the door. It never came. "Guess they were looking for...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January. McCaskill reported $7 million in net contributions that includes $4.6 million in itemized individual contributions and another $2.18 million from non-itemized, small-dollar contributors. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
October 16, 2018 - 6:09 pm
Democrats dominated Republicans in money races across the House map and in key Senate contests with three weeks left before midterm elections. Money is no guarantee of electoral outcomes, but the numbers suggest that Democratic voters' enthusiasm continues unabated in 2018, with small-dollar donors...
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FILE - This Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, shows the Capitol at sunrise in Washington. Republicans have begun to concede defeat in the evolving fight to preserve the House majority. The party’s candidates may not go quietly, but from Arizona to Colorado to Iowa, the GOP’s most powerful players are shifting resources away from vulnerable Republican House candidates deemed too far gone and toward those thought to have a better chance of political survival. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
October 15, 2018 - 1:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Republicans have begun to concede defeat in the evolving fight to preserve the House majority. The party's candidates may not go quietly, but from the Arizona mountains to suburban Denver to the cornfields of Iowa, the GOP's most powerful players this midterm season are actively...
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