As Republicans celebrate end of Roe, Democrats vow revenge at polls

Democrats believe that by overturning Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court just handed them an issue to mobilize women voters in an otherwise difficult political climate.

By Colby Itkowitz, Leigh Ann Caldwell, Josh Dawsey and Annie LinskeyJune 24, 2022

Greitens’s violent ad sets off GOP scramble to stop his Senate bid

GOP operatives and donors are privately working to undercut the Senate campaign of Eric Greitens after he released an ad hunting down members of his own party.

By Isaac Arnsdorf, Michael Scherer, Josh Dawsey and Carol D. LeonnigJune 23, 2022

Palin outpaced her rivals in the primary. Now she faces new challenges.

Ranked-choice voting means Palin will need more than her base to be elected, and some Alaskans say they want compromise in Congress.

By Emily DaviesJune 22, 2022

Liberal groups devote millions to blocking GOP election deniers

The strategy has diverted some of the focus away from federal races toward governor and secretary of state races, election-administrator contests and measures aimed at protecting ballot access and tabulation.

By Michael SchererJune 22, 2022

Katie Britt is projected to beat Mo Brooks in Alabama GOP Senate race

Katie Britt was projected defeated Rep. Mo Brooks after a roller coaster primary in which former president Donald Trump abandoned a staunch ally.

By Hannah KnowlesJune 22, 2022

Trump’s endorsements in the 2022 Republican primaries

The races present a real-time test of whether Trump’s influence on Republican voters is waning nearly two years after he lost the presidency.

By Youjin Shin, Courtney Beesch and Anu NarayanswamyJune 21, 2022

Republicans could hold key to 2024 Democratic nomination calendar

Democratic plans to sidestep Iowa are complicated by the need for GOP agreement to move Michigan or Minnesota to the front of the line.

By Michael SchererJune 21, 2022

Alabama primary runoff election results

Live-updating results, maps and analysis of the 2022 Alabama primary runoff elections from The Washington Post.

By Washington Post StaffJune 21, 2022

Georgia primary runoff election results

Live-updating results, maps and analysis of the 2022 Georgia primary runoff elections from The Washington Post.

By Washington Post StaffJune 21, 2022

Virginia primary elections results

Live-updating results, maps and analysis of the 2022 Virginia primaries from The Washington Post.

By Washington Post StaffJune 21, 2022

District of Columbia primary elections results

Live-updating results, maps and analysis of the 2022 District of Columbia primaries from The Washington Post.

By Washington Post StaffJune 21, 2022

Arizona GOP candidate who criticized drag was once a fan, drag queen says

Arizona GOP gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake criticized drag queens as dangerous to children. A drag performer says she has attended his shows for over 20 years.

By James BikalesJune 20, 2022

Greitens slammed for ‘RINO hunting’ campaign ad

Facebook removed Greitens's video for violating its policies prohibiting violence and incitement, while Twitter placed a warning label over his tweet.

By Amy B WangJune 20, 2022

Eric Greitens: 'Order your RINO Hunting Permit today!' | Campaign Ad 2022

In a campaign ad, Senate candidate Eric Greitens (R-Mo.) carries a gun, flanked by heavily armed men, and proposes to hunt and kill "Republicans in Name Only."

June 20, 2022

How a Trump endorsement flip-flop roiled the Senate race in Alabama

The former president makes an unusual conclusion to an intraparty competition this year.

By Hannah KnowlesJune 19, 2022

Herschel Walker says he didn’t try to hide his other three children

GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker and his supporters are not bothered by back-to-back revelations about children he fathered but doesn't talk about publicly.

By Colby ItkowitzJune 18, 2022

Trump hits Pence over Jan. 6 role as possible GOP 2024 hopefuls gather

The former president slammed his former governing partner for acting as a’ human conveyor belt’ while presiding over the electoral college count.

By Annie Linskey, Isaac Arnsdorf and Josh DawseyJune 17, 2022

New Mexico county certifies election results, bowing to court order

Otero County commissioners voted 2 to 1 to accept primary-election results, reversing an earlier decision driven by unfounded concerns about fraud.

By Annie GowenJune 17, 2022

Justice Dept. secures first guilty plea for threats to election workers

Travis Ford, 42, of Lincoln, Neb., posted multiple hostile messages on an Instagram page associated with an unnamed official, authorities said.

By David NakamuraJune 16, 2022

Palin, Begich, Gross advance to general election in Alaska House race

Palin and Nick Begich III, endorsed by state GOP, will be two of four candidates on the ballot in a ranked-choice general election.

By Emily DaviesJune 16, 2022