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Democrats close to upset in another US House by-election

A special election to fill a vacant safe Republican seat in the US House of Representatives has almost been snatched at the primary round of voting – by a Democrat. … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Republicans stay home in congressional re-election

The first of five special elections to replace departing US Congressmen has seen over half of Republican party voters stay home. But who will take over Frank Underwood’s old seat in May? … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Gerrymandering still rife in US congressional districts

As US voters go to the polls to choose 435 House of Representatives members, the Republican party has an artificial advantage of more than 20 seats, built into the contest … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · Leave a comment