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Will Maine Split Its Electoral Votes?

Maine is one of two states, the other being Nebraska,  in the nation that splits its electoral votes. Maine provides four votes to the electoral college. 298 more words


Louisiana Policeman Seeks Congressional Seat

In May, Captain Clay Higgins, formerly of Louisiana’s St Landry Parish police department announced he will be running for U.S. Congress, seeking the open seat in Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District. 324 more words

2016 / Politics

Lawrence Ends 2nd Congressional District Bid

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — One of two top Democrats running for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District is pulling out of the race.

Dr. Mary Lawrence announced her exit from the race to replace retiring GOP Rep. 112 more words


Progressive Newcomer Aims to Win Congressional Seat in Lance's CD7

Peter Jacob is a social worker that is looking to oust Congressman Leonard Lance from the position he has held since 2009. Jacob, a Democrat from Union, has never held elected office but he thinks he is the right candidate to represent CD7, give the district the progressive voice he feels it needs and “bring the public back into public service.” 1,022 more words

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