If elections were held now, 52% would pick a Democrat. But only 40% think they'll take control of Congress

Democrats now lead Republicans by 52% to 41% in a nationwide generic Congressional ballot according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS and released Tuesday. The blue lead has increased slightly from eight percentage points in June of this year to an 11 percentage point difference in the most recent poll.


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Republican Congressman’s son donates maximum amount to Democrat running for his father’s seat in Virginia

Republican Congressman’s son donates maximum amount to Democrat running for his father’s seat in VirginiaA Republican Congressman’s con has donated the maximum amount allowed to the campaign of the Democrat running for his father’s seat in Virginia in the midterm election. US Representative Bob Goodlatte, who serves as the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, had said he would not be seeking re-election for his seat.


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Democrat warns GOP will pay price for 'wrecking ball' Trump

  1. Democrat warns GOP will pay price for ‘wrecking ball’ Trump  Yahoo News
  2. Ohio special election poses major test for Trump, as Dems threaten upset for district held by GOP for decades  Fox News
  3. Polls Show Close Race In Key Ohio Special Election  NPR
  4. Rivals Trump and Kasich finally agree on something, and it could affect a key midterm race in swing state Ohio  CNBC
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Obama announces democrat endorsements for 2018 midterm elections

Obama announces democrat endorsements for 2018 midterm electionsBarack Obama has announced his endorsements for America’s 2018 midterm elections in a series of tweets. The former president endorsed 81 candidates vying for congressional seats, those running for the Senate, as well as candidates in various state level elections across the US. Republicans currently have control of both the House and the Senate.


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St. Louis Democrat Hopes to Duplicate Ocasio-Cortez Feat

  1. St. Louis Democrat Hopes to Duplicate Ocasio-Cortez Feat  U.S. News & World Report
  2. Being a Socialist Means Never Having to Say You’re Sorry  Townhall
  3. Where Is the Left Wing’s Foreign Policy?  The New Republic
  4. Democrats’ love of socialism is a losing strategy – but they foolishly follow it anyway  Fox News
  5. Rise of the democratic socialists  The Week Magazine
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Manchin Is First Democrat to Meet With Kavanaugh as Parties Intensify Feud

  1. Manchin Is First Democrat to Meet With Kavanaugh as Parties Intensify Feud  New York Times
  2. Trump pick Kavanaugh has ‘productive’ meeting with Manchin  The Hill
  3. Kavanaugh Meets With Key Senate Democrat  Wall Street Journal
  4. Dissenting opinion – DC Circuit  DC Circuit
  5. Republicans are obstructing a fair vetting of Brett Kavanaugh  Washington Post
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'Bigfoot erotica' thrown into limelight after Virginia Democrat calls GOP opponent a 'devotee'

“Now he has been exposed as a devotee of Bigfoot erotica. This is not what we need on Capitol Hill,” Democrat Leslie Cockburn wrote on Twitter Sunday night. Riggleman, who has never run for public office, said Cockburn had misinterpreted his book, “The Mating Habits of Bigfoot.”

     

 

 


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Claire McCaskill, a vulnerable Democrat running for reelection, targeted in hacking attempt by Russian spies

  1. Claire McCaskill, a vulnerable Democrat running for reelection, targeted in hacking attempt by Russian spies  Washington Post
  2. ‘I will not be intimidated’: McCaskill responds to report of Russian targeting  Politico
  3. Key Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill targeted in password-stealing scheme by Russian hackers: report  Fox News
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Fox News booked the wrong Democrat on a show. She used the spotlight to unload on Trump.

  1. Fox News booked the wrong Democrat on a show. She used the spotlight to unload on Trump.  Washington Post
  2. Massachusetts Democrat dupes Fox and Friends  Politico
  3. ‘Fox & Friends’ Books Wrong Guest And Gets An Earful From Anti-Trump Democrat  HuffPost
  4. Video: Arizona Democratic Congressional Candidate Booed for Supporting ICE  Newsweek
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Massachusetts Democrat dupes Fox and Friends

  1. Massachusetts Democrat dupes Fox and Friends  Politico
  2. ‘Fox & Friends’ Books Wrong Guest And Gets An Earful From Anti-Trump Democrat  HuffPost
  3. ‘Who is this?’ Fox News thought they were interviewing a pro-ICE Democrat; They got Barbara L’Italien instead  MassLive.com
  4. Video: Arizona Democratic Congressional Candidate Booed for Supporting ICE  Newsweek
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'Fox & Friends First' Accidentally Booked an Anti-Trump Democrat and It Didn't Go Well (Video)

  1. ‘Fox & Friends First’ Accidentally Booked an Anti-Trump Democrat and It Didn’t Go Well (Video)  TheWrap
  2. ‘Fox & Friends’ Books Entirely Wrong Guest, Gets Anti-Trump Rant on the Air  Daily Beast
  3. Fox News mistakenly booked a Massachusetts state senator, and got an unexpected message  Boston.com
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