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August 10, 2017
Supporters cheer as voting returns came in at Donald Trump’s election night event, at the New York Hilton Midtown in Manhattan, Nov. 8, 2016. Trump was elected in a stunning culmination of an explosive, populist and polarizing campaign.. (Damon Winter/The New York Times)
In new poll, half of Republicans say they would support postponing 2020 election if Trump proposed it
August 10, 2017 - 8:51pm
August 5, 2017
Democratic Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi(D-CA) speaks at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC, on July 26, 2017, condemning president Trump's tweets stating that he plans to limit the ability of transgender people to serve in the military. (Alex Edelman/Zuma Press/TNS)
Democrats begin to see Pelosi as a 2018 problem
August 5, 2017 - 9:32am
July 28, 2017
John Delaney (D-Maryland) Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons
More than 1,100 days before election, Congressman becomes first Democrat to declare 2020 presidential run
July 28, 2017 - 2:24pm
July 19, 2017
Voters prefer Democrats even as Republicans are more motivated to vote, new poll shows
July 19, 2017 - 9:30am
June 23, 2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with journalists following a live nationwide broadcast call-in in Moscow, Russia June 15, 2017. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault
June 23, 2017 - 7:23am
May 26, 2017
Representative elect Greg Gianforte accepts the crowds congratulations during his victory speech after winning the special congressional election in Bozeman, Montana May 25, 2017, during a special congressional election called after former Rep. Ryan Zinke was appointed to lead the Interior Department. REUTERS/Colter Petersonplay button
Gianforte wins Montana special election, apologizes for attacking reporter
May 26, 2017 - 6:14am
May 25, 2017
A still image taken from video shows Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaking to voters while campaigning for a special election in Missoula, Montana, U.S. May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Justin Mitchell
Fox News crew 'watched in disbelief' as Montana's Greg Gianforte 'slammed' and 'punched' reporter
May 25, 2017 - 7:29am
May 24, 2017
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Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
May 24, 2017 - 8:33am
May 19, 2017
Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit Lakes native, is running for Minnesota governor is 2018. Submitted photo
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 8, 2017
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks at the Polk County Democrats Spring Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, on May 7. Rachel Mummey for The Washington Post.
Dems--including Amy Klobuchar--start making 2020 moves, and the base starts making demands
May 8, 2017 - 6:54am
May 7, 2017
Beltrami Electric Cooperative annual meeting, election results
May 7, 2017 - 6:40am
May 1, 2017
Dai Thao, center, receives a handshake from St. Paul city clerk Shari Moore, left, after she swore him in as the city's first Hmong-American council member on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 in the council chambers at City Hall in St. Paul. In the background are St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and Councilman Thao's uncle, Xouada Thao Yang, right. Thao's son, Riley, 11, holds the Bible. John Doman / St. Paul Pioneer Press
BCA will investigate allegations against St. Paul City Council member
May 1, 2017 - 7:28pm
April 23, 2017
A combination picture shows portraits of the candidates who will run in the second round in the 2017 French presidential election, Emmanuel Macron (L), head of the political movement En Marche !, or Onwards !, and Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader. Pictures taken March 11, 2017 (R) and February 21, 2017 (L). REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
April 23, 2017 - 1:44pm
March 27, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz speaks to the 2016 Farmfest in southwestern Minnesota. On Monday, March 27, 2017, he announced he is running for goveronr. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
March 27, 2017 - 10:35am
March 17, 2017
Undated courtesy photo, circa Jan. 2017, of Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, Minnesota's  48th Lt. Governor. This is her official portrait. Photo courtesy of the Office of Governor Mark Dayton & Lt. Governor Tina Smith.
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith won't run for governor in 2018
March 17, 2017 - 8:24pm
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