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Primary elections: Billionaires, Trump's influence and the first elections after Roe v. Wade was overturned

Illinois, Colorado, New York and all results from yesterday’s elections

Eight states are holding primary or runoff elections on Tuesday, the first elections since the Supreme Court overturned the landmark case Roe v. Wade. In Colorado’s 3rd House District, CBS News projected Rep. Lauren Boebert will win the Republican primary. Boebert, a controversial conservative freshman member of Congress, had formed President Donald Trump’s endorsement. Trump …

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Nebraska's first congressional district race

Nebraska’s first congressional district race

THAT’S WHAT BOTH CANDIDATES VYING FOR NEBRASKA’S FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL SEATS SAY ABOUT TUESDAY’S SPECIAL ELECTION. THANKS FOR JOINING US. I’M ROB McCARTNEY. I’M JULIE CORNELL THE RUNOFF BETWEEN REPUBLICAN MIKE FLOOD AND DEMOCRAT PATTY PANSING. BROOKS IS PROMPTED BY JEFF FORTENBERRY’S RESIGNATION. OKAY TV NEWS WATCH EVANS ANDREW OZAKI CAUGHT UP WITH THE CANDIDATES …

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Primary election: Colorado Republicans reject 3 election deniers for statewide office

Primary election: Colorado Republicans reject 3 election deniers for statewide office

In Colorado’s GOP Senate primary, voters rejected state Rep. Ron Hanks, who showed up at the Capitol on January 6 and, though he has said he did not enter the building, has gone on to spread false claims and debunked theories about vote fraud. Businessman Joe O’Dea will win the nomination to face Democratic Sen. …

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Mesa County Clerk Tina Peter Loses Race for Colorado Secretary of State

Mesa County Clerk Tina Peter Loses Race for Colorado Secretary of State

Tina Peters, the Colorado county clerk who flogged election conspiracy theories and was then indicted for allegedly breaching her own voting machines, lost her primary bid to become the secretary of state. And then she did exactly what you would expect: She denied she lost, cried fraud, and vowed to keep fighting. “It’s not over,” …

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Trump-backed Rep.  Mary Miller defeats Rep.  Rodney Davis in new Illinois district

Trump-backed Rep. Mary Miller defeats Rep. Rodney Davis in new Illinois district

Rep. Mary Miller defeated Rep. Rodney Davis in an House primary in Illinois after redistricting pitted two incumbent Republicans against each other, NBC News projected. With nearly all of the expected vote counted, Miller held a 15-point edge over Davis. Miller’s victory marked another win for former President Donald Trump, as well, who backed her …

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Trump made 17 endorsements in recent primaries.  Here are the winners.

Trump made 17 endorsements in recent primaries. Here are the winners.

State Sen. Darren Bailey’s gubernatorial win in Illinois also came after a late Trump endorsement, though Bailey had already climbed atop the polls before then. Bailey beat out moderate candidate Richard Irvin, who was bankrolled by local billionaire Ken Griffin. In the deep-red Utah, Trump thing to back Reps. Burgess Owens and Chris Stewart, who …

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Flint water crisis charges invalid, Michigan Supreme Court says

Flint water crisis charges invalid, Michigan Supreme Court says

Placeholder while article actions load Charges against former Michigan governor Rick Snyder (R) and other government officials linked to the Flint water crisis must be tossed out because of problems with the prosecution that included a “one-man grand jury,” the state’s Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. Last year, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel (D) appointed a …

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Trump made 17 endorsements in recent primaries.  Here are the winners.

Trump made 17 endorsements in recent primaries. Here are the winners.

State Sen. Darren Bailey’s gubernatorial win in Illinois also came after a late Trump endorsement, though Bailey had already climbed atop the polls before then. Bailey beat out moderate candidate Richard Irvin, who was bankrolled by local billionaire Ken Griffin. In the deep-red Utah, Trump thing to back Reps. Burgess Owens and Chris Stewart, who …

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