A Reuters/Ipsos poll released Sunday also found that Hispanic voters’ increased enthusiasm in the 2018 congressional midterms outpaces that of all U.S. adults.
The total amount of money spent on congressional races in this election cycle is expected to reach $5.2 billion, a 35 percent increase from the 2014 midterms, according to the Center for Responsive Politics
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A Maryland elections official says a U.S. Department of Homeland Security team has found “no evidence of any unauthorized intrusion” so far in an analysis of the state’s election system.
President Donald Trump was the principal point of contention in the first debate in the Virginia Senate race which featured Senate Democrat Tim Kaine defending his seat from Republican challenger Corey Stewart, the chairman of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors.
A report released Friday shows that 10 percent of polling places in Virginia had voters waiting in line for more than 30 minutes in 2016. That was above the national average of 8 percent. Researchers examined 88 jurisdictions across 11 states.
In Northern Virginia, the heated 10th Congressional District race is drawing much of the money. Rep. Barbara Comstock, who faces Republican challenger Shak Hill on June 12, is a key target for Democrats.
Steny Hoyer, who represents Charles, Calvert and parts of Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties in Congress, could be an appealing option to be Speaker of the House for Democrats who are weary of Nancy Pelosi’s leadership if the party takes back the House in the 2018 midterms.
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