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Candidates hope to replicate Ocasio-Cortez's tactics across the country

Candidates hope to replicate Ocasio-Cortez's tactics across the countryRep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.,stunned the political worldlast year when she pulled off an upset victory against a 10-term incumbent who held a leadership position in the Democratic caucus. Now candidates are looking to replicate some of her tactics to take on Democratic incumbents across the country. According to the group the Justice Democrats, which backed Ocasio-Cortez in her race, the first-time candidate succeeded in part because of her unique social media strategy, a refusal to take money from large corporations and her recognition of issues that resonate with millennials.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:01:31 -0400
In quest for Gen Z votes, 2020 could be the year of the influencer

In quest for Gen Z votes, 2020 could be the year of the influencerAs the race to secure frontrunner status for the 2020 election accelerates, political campaigns are looking to win over the youngest segment of voters: Generation Z. Generally considered to be individuals born between 1997 and 2012, the freshest members of the electorate are nearly impossible to reach with traditional media. In politics, 2020 could be the year of the influencer.

Fri, 24 May 2019 05:00:10 -0400
Hillary Clinton blames gutting of Voting Rights Act for her 2016 loss

Hillary Clinton blames gutting of Voting Rights Act for her 2016 lossFormer 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton suggested a 2013 Supreme Court decision may have cost her the White House.

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 23:17:31 -0500
Trump makes baseless 'infected' ballot claims amid Florida recount

Trump makes baseless 'infected' ballot claims amid Florida recountPresident Trump on Monday suggested that the ongoing recounts in Florida should be halted and the races called for Republican candidates while floating baseless claims of voter fraud.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:04:50 -0500
Trump tries to spin Republican losses: GOP 'defied history'

Trump tries to spin Republican losses: GOP 'defied history'President Trump said Republicans defied history in the midterm elections by maintaining control of the Senate and winning a slew of governors races despite losing its majority in the House of Representatives.

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:45:29 -0500
Full coverage: Midterm elections 2018

Full coverage: Midterm elections 2018Will Democrats take back the House? Can Republicans maintain control of the Senate? Tune in here for live updates and instant analysis beginning at noon ET.

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:01:35 -0500
Candidates cast their ballots (presumably for themselves)

Candidates cast their ballots (presumably for themselves)Its Election Day in America, and voters will deliver their first verdict on President Trumps tumultuous tenure in midterm elections that are expected to draw historic numbers to the polls. Across the country, people are talking about this election as one of the most momentous in their lifetimes a fight for the very soul of America. Heres a look at candidates, politicians and the political elite as they vote on Election Day.

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 13:52:07 -0500
On eve of midterms, polls give Democrats edge on generic ballots

On eve of midterms, polls give Democrats edge on generic ballotsIf the final round of major national polls is to be believed, Democrats are poised to win control of the U.S. House of Representatives, while Republicans are set to maintain control of the Senate.

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:24:34 -0500
A note of caution about 'the Year of the Woman' in politics

A note of caution about 'the Year of the Woman' in politicsA record number of women have entered primaries for local, state and national office this year, creating an expectation among activists that there will be a record number of women on the ballot in November, and that a record number of women will be among the officials sworn in on January, especially in the House of Representatives.

Sat, 04 Aug 2018 05:00:44 -0400
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