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Democrats celebrate crop of new governors who took GOP seats

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democrats are celebrating capturing governor’s offices in seven states previously led.

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Lawmakers again elect Madigan as House Speaker

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — For the 18th time in the past 36 years, members of.

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Kansas Sen. Roberts announces retirement in 2020

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Longtime Republican Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts said Friday he will not seek.

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GOP, Democrats trade blame for governmental shutdown, no deal in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) — The partial government shutdown will almost certainly be handed off to a.

Two millennial women face off in tight Detroit area House race

CANTON, Mich. (UPI) — The affluent suburbs northwest of Detroit will send a millennial woman.

Marron earns Republican nod to fill out term in District 104

DANVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — Republican officials in Champaign and Vermilion counties chose a successor to.

Libertarian gubernatorial candidate speaks out in support of RCV

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor spoke out in response to.

Romney victorious in Utah’s GOP primary for U.S. Senate

SALT LAKE CITY (Heartland Newsfeed) — Mitt Romney declared victory on Tuesday, earning the Republican.

Libertarian Party files nearly 48,000 signatures for ballot access

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Candidates, party officers and volunteers representing the Libertarian Party of Illinois.

Illinois third parties are in weekend time crunch to meet filing deadline

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — It is crunch time this weekend as third party candidates assemble.