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Rep. Bruce Poliquin (R-ME), who is currently in a tight reelection fight against Democrat Jared Golden, filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday that would effectively toss out over twenty thousand ballots if he prevails. There’s just one problem. His p...

LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS — It’s a biting cold Saturday morning in Little Rock and a hush has descended around the Arkansas State House. The National Socialist Movement (NSM) is in town for a demonstration. “It’s sad,” an el...

A week after the midterm election left Georgia’s gubernatorial race too close to call, Democrat Stacey Abrams is refusing to concede and the campaign is winning court orders, allowing the counting of votes to continue. Abrams hopes that Republi...

In a sensible world, Virginia House of Delegates v. Bethune-Hill would have nothing whatsoever to do with the Affordable Care Act. On its surface, Bethune-Hill is a racial gerrymandering case which, the Supreme Court announced on Tuesday, will be...

In the worst violence since the 2014 hostilities between Palestinians and Israelis, Israel on Sunday and Monday launched ferocious air attacks on Gaza, which responded with rocket fire. As of Tuesday afternoon, Riyad Mansour, who represents the West...

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — The government of Afghanistan has rejected recent media reports stating that Washington may push Kabul to postpone the country’s upcoming presidential elections in order to advance negotiations with the Taliban. The first...

Democratic congressional candidate Ben McAdams has held on to a slim lead in Utah’s 4th congressional district after another batch of votes were counted in Salt Lake County Tuesday night. #UT04 update: Salt Lake County gives Ben McAdams (D) 5,0...