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MIAMI — Brenda C. Snipes, the elections supervisor of Broward County, Fla., turned in a letter of resignation on Sunday, hours after the conclusion of…View More Brenda Snipes, Broward County’s Embattled Elections Chief, to Resign
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EL PASO — Texas didn’t turn blue Tuesday night. It didn’t turn purple. But it is pinker now — largely because of Beto O’Rourke. What’s…View More A Two-Party Texas and Other Takeaways From the Cruz-O’Rourke Race
WASHINGTON — President Trump gave a wide-ranging, nearly 90-minute news conference on Wednesday, boasting about the Republicans’ victories a day earlier, even as his party…View More Takeaways From Trump’s Midterms News Conference: ‘People Like Me’
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