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Md. Voter Turnout Lowest In Years For Primary

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Some incumbents from both parties in the Maryland General Assembly lost primary races amid low voter turnout.

The state elections board says voter turnout was about 21 percent, not including absentee and provisional ballots. 103 more words


Watch: Historic 1970 footage of a newly elected Rep. Charles Rangel

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Rep. Charlie Rangel will again seek re-election Tuesday in a storied career that has spanned four decades.

In advance of the primaries, PIX11 is showcasing historic footage of the veteran congressman shot on June 24, 1970, as Rangel spoke to the press after winning his first election and unseating Rep. 65 more words

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The Rise of the Underdog

To locals, Ashland, Virginia is known as, “The Center of the Universe.” It’s beginning to seem like that to the rest of the country after this past Tuesday’s primary. 536 more words

Attitudes Toward National Political Candidates Change Dramatically

Though we are approaching an important primary next Tuesday and charges and counter-charges from candidates and outside groups are penetrating the electronic airwaves across the country, we take a break from that action to review the new Pew Research Center for the People and Press survey. 381 more words