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15 May, 2018, 16:19
A pair of primary races Tuesday will determine the Republican candidates in two special elections next month for the Legislature.
For the first time in Colorado, unaffiliated voters will be able to participate in either the Democrat or Republican election primary.
The new map means that Democrats could win up to 11 seats in Pennsylvania in midterm elections, said Michael Li, a lawyer with the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University's law school, which filed an amicus brief in the case.
The state House and Senate are narrowly controlled by Democrats; Republicans are hoping to reverse that or at least pick up seats.
OR is among eight states where Democrats control the governorship and both houses of the state legislature. They need 23 to win the House majority.
According to the state Department of State Division of Voter Registration, almost 1.2 million of the state's 8.4 million registered voters are independent or affiliated with minor parties.
Key battles in Pennsylvania and Nebraska, as well as contests in OR and Idaho, will get decided this week that could dramatically alter the contours of the House map. Courtesy of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. The 18th district includes Pittsburgh, the Mon Valley, and other areas south and east of Pittsburgh. Democratic voters in the 12th District will select either Judy Herschel of Susquehanna County or Marc Friedenberg of Centre County as their nominee. Republicans are settling primary races to challenge one Democratic incumbent and to run in November's general election for four open seats. "There have been a decade of retirements in one cycle", Nicholas said. Their chances in the latter got a big boost when Rep. Ryan Costello announced he was stepping down.
Most significantly, the new map likely gives Democrats a better shot at winning seats in Philadelphia's heavily populated and moderate suburbs, where Republicans had held seats in bizarrely contorted districts, including one labeled "Goofy Kicking Donald Duck". Republican outside groups have already reserved millions in Philadelphia, a sign they're bracing for a cash onslaught.
Texans have the opportunity to take part in early voting this week in the May runoff elections.
Key leaders are running in this race, like state representatives and senators.
Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., at a hearing on Capitol Hill on March 15, 2018. The Republicans are Rick Saccone (who lost to Conor Lamb in the nationally watched special election) and Guy Reschenthaler.
Voters may have set up temporary mailing addresses through the U.S. Postal Service; however, the county Elections Office suggests updating their registration with the updated mailing address to ensure they are receiving election mailings, including ballots if they normally receive them by mail. The victor of today's primary will face incumbent U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, who is unopposed for the Republican nomination. The state's congressional delegation now does not include any women. U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, R-Williamsport, who represented the old 10th District, will face off against Doug McLinko, of Bradford County. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. But the new district lines make a close race unlikely.
Lt. Gov. Brad Little is seeking the GOP nomination, with Otter's endorsement, while Tommy Ahlquist, an emergency room doctor turned developer, hopes his outsider status carries him as it did IN businessman Mike Braun IN last week's GOP Senate primary. Lamb's home is in what will be the new 17th district, which is now represented by Republican Rep. Keith Rothfus.
"Lou Barletta was one of the very first people to get behind me in Pennsylvania", Trump says in the recording.
Platt, the Democratic consultant, disagreed.
We are seeing a huge surge in candidate participation.
Puigdemont is now in Berlin, awaiting a decision from a German court on whether he will be extradited to Spain. According to Puigdemont , he has enough support in parliament to be elected regional president.
Royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams said Harry, 33, and Meghan , 36, might return the favour, "if they know each other well". Markle's parents have arrived ahead of the May 19 wedding, at which they are both playing important roles .
Illinois-Chicago earned an automatic bid to the NCAA field by winning the Horizon League Tournament for the second year in a row. It's the first time that OH has played in the NCAA Tournament since 2014, which is also the last time the Bobcats won the MAC.
How unbelievable is that? "Today the goal was to avoid losing seconds and I put in a good performance, so I'm satisfied". That was until Yates showed good legs to ride away from the reduced peloton and catch his teammate in the final 500m.
Batting on 60, Shafiq hit a Rankin short-ball straight into the hands of square-leg as Pakistan went from 71-2 to 159-6. But it did not take long for Ireland to make a stunning double strike on a pitch offering some sideways movement.
They are without a win in their final away game of a Premier League season since 2011-12, when they beat Sunderland. As of now, it is unclear if Romelu Lukaku will play because he suffered an ankle injury only a few weeks ago.
Senate primary, Trump tweeted that Republican candidate Don Blankenship couldn't win the November election against Democratic Sen. Rupp said lower voter turnout for a midterm primary could enable Blankenship to wrestle victory away from Jenkins and Morrisey.
Sebastian Schinzel , one of the researchers, promised in a Tweet to provide more details of the vulnerabilities on May 15. The attacker changes an encrypted email in a particular way and sends this changed encrypted email to the victim.
The DB11 AMR is cementing its place as the flagship in the DB11 lineup as it serves as a replacement for the V12-powered DB11. An increased top speed of 208mph and an improved 0-62 time of 3.7 seconds - 0.2 seconds quicker than before - is the result.
Facebook in the past offered Facebook Credits , a way to pay for games and other items electronically. There is a range of possibilities of how the social media giant could introduce its digital currency.
Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster on the way
The Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster joins the cars of the three-pointed star brand that allow open-air driving. Top speed for the GT is 188 miles per hour while the GT S is rated at 192 mph and the GT C at 196 mph.
ZTE paid USA tech firms US$2.3bn for parts, report
Qualcomm last month said it expected lost sales to ZTE to lower its earnings by 3 cents per share in the current quarter. ZTE has asked the department to suspend the seven-year ban on doing business with U.S. technology exporters.
'I'm a hugger', Meghan Markle tells palace
Actors Murray Fraser and Parisa Fitz-Henley talk about "Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance" which premieres in the U.S. this weekend. The instrument of consent image was released a week before Harry is to marry the American actress at St.
Jose's United are happy to get the point they needed
But since the moment we felt it was impossible to finish first we had the target to finish second and it is done today. Daley Blind - He has had an injury-riddled season and hasn't featured in the Premier League for the most part.
In Syria killed more than two dozen foreign fighters
Tehran badly miscalculated and realizes that it must think carefully about using Syria as a base of operations against Israel. At this writing, there has been no further military action from either side since the Thursday morning Israel counterstrike.
City seek a ton, Swansea hope for a miracle
Swansea City are 17th on log sheet with 33 points minus 27 goals, while Southampton are 16th with 36 points minus 18 goals. Carvalhal was only given a contract until the end of the season when he took over from Paul Clement in December.
Eurovision 2018: Chinese channel barred from airing contest
Though no official date has been set, reports suggest the Eurovision Asia Song Contest could launch as early as October. Ireland's Eurovision entrant Ryan O'Shaughnessy said the decision to ban the Chinese broadcaster was a positive one.
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate heads west this summer
Thanks to the Switch being region-free, an untranslated XX was available for anyone who really wanted to hunt some titanic beasts. For MH players that were introduced via World , this release gives you a chance to see how the game was played beforehand.
Rough, rainy weather expected for Thursday PM rush
- After a few days of attractive weather, parts the Delaware Valley will be dealing with the potential of severe thunderstorms. Tuesday night, expect a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a low of 66, according to the weather service.