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November 7, 2018
FILE PHOTO. The crowd at a primary-night party for Jared Polis, a gay man running for governor of Colorado, after he won the Democratic nomination, in Broomfield, Colo., June 26, 2018.  (Ryan David Brown/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Once the infamous anti-LGBT 'hate state,' Colorado elects first openly gay governor
November 7, 2018 - 10:26am
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., during a House Democratic election night event in Washington D.C. on Nov. 6, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Yuri Gripas.
Nancy Pelosi poised to retake speaker's gavel with no clear challenger
November 7, 2018 - 9:27am
The Capitol dome is seen at sunset on Election Day, in Washington, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
November 5, 2018
Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, questions Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 28.  Bloomberg photo by Joshua Roberts
Contentious probe of FBI, Justice Dept. hangs in the balance as GOP weighs new leadership posts
November 5, 2018 - 12:32pm
Schlecht: Vote for a person, not a party, this Election Day and always
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
November 2, 2018
Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., on Capitol Hill in Washingtonon Oct. 5, 2018.  Washington Post photo by Andrew Harrer.
Cory Booker cleared to run for Senate, White House at same time
November 2, 2018 - 3:24pm
October 29, 2018
Kristie Noem, left, and Billie Sutton
Fundraising in SD governor's race may set record as money pours in
October 29, 2018 - 6:30pm
File photo. Hillary Clinton speaks during an unveiling ceremony of Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid's official portrait on Capitol Hill in Washington on Dec. 8, 2016.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Hillary Clinton sends mixed signals on a 2020 White House bid
October 29, 2018 - 11:28am
October 26, 2018
Businessman Dustin “Dusty” Johnson, left, Republican candidate for U.S. House in South Dakota, is running against retired judge Timothy W. Bjorkman, a Democrat, as well as Libertarian and independent candidates. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
Republican candidate appears poised to win South Dakota's lone U.S. House seat
October 26, 2018 - 3:18pm
October 17, 2018
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, seen here on May 3, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Joe Biden, 75, doesn't mind if you think he's too old to take on Trump, also in his 70s
October 17, 2018 - 11:40am
October 13, 2018
Dr. Leana Wen, the new president of Planned Parenthood, at the Baltimore City Health Department on October 1, 2018.  Washington Post photo by Marvin Joseph.
A doctor is taking over Planned Parenthood - and she's ready to fight
October 13, 2018 - 6:05am
October 9, 2018
U.S. Sen. John Thune, right, delivers remarks while U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds, left, listens during a panel called "Check-in From Washington, D.C." during Dakotafest in 2016 in Mitchell.(Matt Gade/Republic)
SD senators applaud ethanol decision
October 9, 2018 - 4:09pm
Photo of deleted tweet. (Source: Twitter)
'This is MY son': Navy vet horrified as mom's tweet miscasts him as #HimToo poster boy
October 9, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 4, 2018
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
As Trump settles scores with China, American farmers pick up tab
October 4, 2018 - 10:13am
October 3, 2018
Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 27, 2018. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
A cartoon depicting Brett Kavanaugh's daughter sparks a fierce backlash
October 3, 2018 - 12:21pm
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