Posts Tagged ‘ special election ’

Not Strange: Judge Roy Moore Beats Trump Pick

Sep 27th, 2017 | By

Roy Moore Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore won a major victory Tuesday in Alabama’s special election GOP runoff against interim Sen. Luther Strange, and he’s widely expected to win the race for the Senate in December. The Associated Press called the race for Moore just before 9:30 Eastern time. With 82 percent

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Endangered GOP Senator Tags Primary Opponent As Soft On Crime

Sep 25th, 2017 | By

As Sen. Luther Strange (R-Ala.) and challenger Roy Moore make their closing arguments in a special election runoff, the incumbent is trying a new 11th-hour strategy of painting his opponent as soft on crime. Law-and-order issues have not figured prominently in the race to succeed Jeff Sessions as Alabama’s junior senator, but Strange is searching

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Politics Or Romance: Georgia Democrat Proposes To Longtime Girlfriend

May 12th, 2017 | By

When’s the best time to propose to your longtime — very longtime — girlfriend? Well, for one Democrat running for Congress, the time is just before a June 20 special election. “So when are you going to marry her?” asked CNN’s Alisyn Camerota. During the special election in Georgia to replace Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.),

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Republican Ron Estes Wins Kansas Special Election Beating Democrat James Thompson

Apr 12th, 2017 | By

Republican Ron Estes emerged victorious Tuesday in the special election to fill Kansas’ empty seat in Congress, dispelling fears that the first major race of the election cycle could end with Democrats flipping control of a seat that the GOP has held for over two decades.

Ron Estes, James Thompson Special Election In Kansas Gets Attention From Republicans

Apr 11th, 2017 | By

President Trump cut a last-minute robocall for Republican Ron Estes in the special election to fill Kansas’ empty seat in Congress – raising the stakes in the race and fueling speculation over whether the contest has become too close for comfort for the GOP.

Kansas Special Election: Tuesday, April 11

Apr 10th, 2017 | By

Today, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) will be in Kansas to campaign for GOP House candidate Ron Estes to replace Mike Pompeo. Vice President Pence has recorded robocalls for Estes. Estes is facing a pro-abortion Democrat named James Thompson. This Democrat supports late-term abortions and wants taxpayers to pay for it. Thompson also supports sex-selection abortions.

Dems Hope To Make Special Election To Replace Tom Price All About Trump

Feb 22nd, 2017 | By

Democrats are trying to reverse a safe Republican seat in the special election to replace former Rep. Tom Price by leveraging President Donald Trump’s low approval numbers, according to a recent analysis by statistics site 538.

GING-PAC Endorsed Candidate Wins New York Special Election!

May 6th, 2015 | By

Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan won a resounding victory in yesterday’s special election for the 11th Congressional District. Donovan won 60% of the vote in a race against leftist candidate Vincent Gentile. The special election was called after Congressman Michael Grimm resigned over a tax fraud scandal.

Mark Sanford does not deserve a seat in the House

May 6th, 2013 | By

On the eve of the special election for a vacant U.S. House seat in South Carolina the chairman of the very conservative Government Is Not God – PAC has very publicly refused to endorse the confessed adulterer who as Commander-in-Chief of South Carolina deserted his post for several days for a “hook-up” he had arranged online. Chairman William J. Murray commented, “The election of Mark Stanford would cement the view of many social conservatives that the Republican Party views social conservatives as not essential to the future of the party.”

Jason Smith In Missouri Special Election

Apr 4th, 2013 | By

Missouri voters are going to be voting on a new U.S. Representative for the 8th Congressional District on June 4th. The election is due to the resignation of Rep. Jo Ann Emerson who resigned on January 22, 2013 to become head of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

There is no primary in this election. The heads of the Democrat and Republican Party’s select the candidate they want to replace Rep. Emerson.