(NEW YORK) -- A red wave in the midterm elections propelled by discontent over sky-high inflation was expected to deliver a historic defeat for Democrats -- until it didn't. Typically the party in control of the White House suffers significant losses in the midterm elections.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Despite expectations that inflation and crime would be the foremost issues during the midterms, voters signaled support for protecting abortion rights in several states. In California, Michigan and Vermont, voters overwhelmingly chose to enshrine abortion rights in their state constitutions, according to ABC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Some Republican candidates who rejected the results of the 2020 race failed in their bids for secretary of state in key midterm races across the country, according to unofficial results from the respective state election offices. Several contests in Tuesday's midterms, including in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- At least fourteen of Donald Trump's handpicked candidates are projected to have lost their election bids, according to an ABC News count -- results that have some Trump aides concerned as the former president prepares for a "big announcement" regarding his potential... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Tuesday's election results bucked historical patterns and some of the polling averages and forecasts, with Democrats -- as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi put it -- "outperforming expectations" even as Republicans celebrated double-digit victories in Florida, a longtime swing state. ABC News has not... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the midterm elections begin, sky-high prices for essentials like food and gasoline have become a major line of criticism leveled at Democrats, who control the White House and Congress. In fact, the issue may be enough to drive the incumbent party... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The results of the 2022 midterm elections will almost certainly not be called on election night, but instead in the days and weeks after polls close on Tuesday, according to election experts and officials. This is normal, they said, because the results of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With just two days until the midterm elections, Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin believes that voters will send a "wake-up call" to President Joe Biden, electing Republicans to regain full control of both the House of Representatives and the Senate. Youngkin was responding to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of the 2020 election, state and local election officials have faced a wave of threats and misinformation, prompting mass resignations up and down their ranks -- and stoking fear among some experts that their replacements would put partisan loyalties... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden, with less than a week to go until the midterms, delivered a speech Wednesday night condemning political violence and urging voters to protect democracy. "We must with an overwhelming voice stand against political violence and voter intimidation, period," he said.... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Voters across Texas will be heading to the polls for the midterm election on Nov. 8, but few other counties in the state have garnered more national attention than Uvalde. Since May 24, when a 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Voters will help shape the future of American democracy next week when they cast their first statewide ballots since 2020, with a new generation of Republicans who have made election denialism a centerpiece of their campaign. Several of these Trump-backed candidates are running... Read More.