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Ron Johnson

Johnson wins in Wisconsin Senate race, which Democrats considered a pickup opportunity

Wisconsin Republican Senator Ron Johnson will be reelected, defeating Mandela Barnes in a race Democrats considered one of the best flip opportunities in midterm elections. Johnson’s remarkable political endurance is demonstrated once again by his victory, which he won despite polls showing him as one of the least popular senators in the race for reelection. …

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Joe Biden speack

Biden states that the midterm vote was a “good day for democracy” and points out that the “red wave” didn’t occur

President Joe Biden made his first speech since Tuesday’s close of polls in the country. He criticized those who doubted his “incessant optimism” about Democrats’ ability for the midterm elections to avoid resounding Republican wins. This is even though his presidency is likely to enter a new period with a divided government. He said that …

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Ron Desantis

After a resounding Florida win, momentum and planning for DeSantis 2024 bid take off

Amid growing talk about his political future, and in the face of recent outbursts directed at Donald Trump’s way, Florida Governor. Ron DeSantis was not known for speculation or mudslinging. He insists that a victory in his second-term bid was necessary before any discussion about 2024. That statement was made Tuesday night with a 19-point …

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Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy quickly moves to secure the potential speakership in the hard-right group that weighs a long-shot challenge

Multiple GOP sources claim that Kevin McCarthy, House GOP Leader, is working quickly to secure the votes necessary to take the speaker’s seat. A hard-right group at his conference debates whether to challenge his bid to make it more difficult and force concessions. In a Wednesday morning telephone call, McCarthy spoke privately to his closest …

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