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GOP more diverse, but Congress still doesn't reflect America's demographics

pbs.org When lawmakers gather for President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address, the Republican side of the aisle will look slightly different than it did a few years ago. Rather…

Dramatic shift in Black lawmakers elected in states or districts with plurality of white voters

axios.com Of the 60 Black lawmakers elected to Congress this year, 30 now represent states or districts with a plurality of white voters, according to an Axios analysis. Why it…

Lessons from Raphael Warnock's big win in Georgia

semafor.com ATLANTA, Ga. — “After a hard-fought campaign — or should I say campaigns — it is my honor to utter the four most powerful words ever spoken in a democracy: The people have…

In Georgia, Herschel Walker is running his last play

semafor.com WOODSTOCK, Ga. — “You heard the story about the man who died early in life?” asked Herschel Walker. “Well, I’m gonna tell it to you anyway.” Two hundred Georgians, huddled…

McConnell elected Senate Republican leader after beating back Rick Scott challenge

semafor.com McConnell won by a vote of 37-10, with one abstention. Scott, who led the Republican's Senate campaign arm, announced Tuesday that he was challenging McConnell in the…

How to watch election night like a pro, an hour-by-hour guide

semafor.com It will take weeks to determine every midterm election winner and potentially even control of the House or Senate if Democrats hold their own. But it shouldn’t take long to…

Republicans should leave Hunter Biden to his painting, and the Justice Department

economist.com E family is unhappy in its own way. But never have the emanations and consequences of that unhappiness—and the question of which is which—been so concentrated in one person…

Raphael Warnock wins in Georgia

economist.com Editor’s note: This piece has been updated to take in Raphael Warnock’s win on December 6th “I ,” proclaimed Raphael Warnock, as the Democratic Senator declared victory in…

The Democrats keep control of the Senate

economist.com T a few counties in America that gain particular fame on election nights, or, lately, election weeks. In 2020 it was Maricopa County in Arizona, which became the unfortunate…

How well did America’s pollsters do?

economist.com T that needed the best midterm election night was not America’s Democrats or Republicans, but its pollsters. After the 2016 and 2020 cycles, which saw the worst polling…

The eight races to watch as Americans’ votes are tallied

economist.com E is not results night in America. That is partly due to the sheer number of ballots: voters cast too many for poll workers to count them all in one day. On top of that,…

Dems fret policing talks will be tangled with Tim Scott’s presidential hopes

politico.com Democrats are signaling that they’re willing to work with Republicans on a new policing bill after the death of Tyre Nichols. Who their GOP partners might be is a trickier…

The great mystery of American politics

economist.com T not surprised, America’s political obsessives saw some justice in Kevin McCarthy’s struggle to amass enough support to become speaker of the House of Representatives. Mr…

Free speech is not in peril in America

economist.com T American debate about free speech is flaring again, this time around Elon Musk’s curating of Twitter. He is restoring speech rights or denying them, depending on your…

Joe Biden has a chance to rebalance America’s judiciary

economist.com T enduring legacy of Donald Trump’s presidency are the 234 judges he installed in the federal courts, amounting to more than a quarter of America’s judiciary and a third of…

No Democratic Bench? Josh Shapiro and Wes Moore Are Ready To Step Up

politico.com However, the more revealing presence on stage may have been that of somebody few recognized, Lt. Col. Jamie Martinez (Ret.). Martinez took the microphone to remind an…

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