Election 2018

West Virginia Election Results

How each House district leans politically
District 1 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 41.6 points and David McKinley (R) won by 37.9.
District 2 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 36.4 points and Alex Mooney (R) won by 16.4.
District 3 Open Seat
In 2016, Trump won this district by 49.3 points and Evan Jenkins (R) won by 43.9.
Different voices on the elections
  • Opinion
Women were pivotal in flipping the House of Represenative to the Democrats.
  • Opinion
Republicans should pay more attention to the working-class Obama-Trump voters who carried the day in many races on Tuesday.

Rep. Sinema narrowly edged out Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the open-seat race, the Associated Press projected. Sinema will replace retiring Sen. Jeff Flake (R). Sinema’s win narrows the GOP majority in the Senate to 51-47. Two other races remain unresolved, the close contest in Florida between Gov. Rick Scott (R) and Sen. Bill Nelson […]

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Rep. Steve King denied referring to immigrants as "dirt" and accused the Weekly Standard of willfully misrepresenting his comments.

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