Election 2018

Mississippi Senate runoff results

Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith fends off a challenge from Democrat Mike Espy, preserving the GOP's 53-47 Senate majority.
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There are lessons to be learned from Rep. Cheri Bustos’s success among Trump voters.

Most House Republicans see McCarthy as a political animal and Trump ally focusing more on repairing the party’s brand than in pushing a policy agenda.

The effort to convince the secretary of state to jump into the race could further roil Trump’s tumultuous Cabinet.

‘That is not the party of Lincoln’: House Republicans rebuke King over race comments

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) spoke with reporters after his meeting with the GOP steering committee on Jan. 14, which moved to strip Rep. Steve King of committee assignments.

“I was shocked, because I often heard those kinds of comments when I was a kid growing up in Pacoima, California, where I was born and raised,” Cárdenas said in an email statement.

A party retreat discussed a plan to cut short debates for low-level presidential nominees.