Republicans just got a big argument for sticking with President Donald Trump and pushing forward with dismantling former President Barack Obama’s health law. And Democrats are struggling to translate the energy of their core supporters into actual election victories.
Democratic Party divisions are on stark display after a disappointing special election loss in a hard-fought Georgia congressional race.
Commissioners in a suburban Atlanta county have voted to publicly reprimand a colleague for calling civil rights leader and U.S. Rep. John Lewis of Georgia a “racist pig” on Facebook.
Republican Karen Handel declared victory in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District with a promise that she’ll work to gain the confidence of voters who backed her Democratic opponent.
The nation is anxiously awaiting the results of the most expensive House race in US history.
A challenge to a Georgia law banning most abortions after 20 weeks has led the state’s highest court to reaffirm that the state can’t be sued without its consent.
Figueroa said she could pay back about $500 of the money. The judge ordered her to repay the rest within 90 days of getting out of prison.
One victim, now an adult, said in court that he has nightmares of the abuse and became a military police officer to help other victims.
Tuesday will decide whether or not Republicans will lose one of their longest-held Republican seats to Democrats in a special election.