US midterms 2018

2018-10-25 21:34 GMT+8

‍Democrats have taken control of the House of Representatives, and the Republicans have retained the Senate in the US midterm elections.

2018-11-07 07:47 GMT+8

One West Coast state could decide the future of the US House of Representatives. Voters in California are deciding several key races.

2018-11-07 10:16 GMT+8

A divided government is a real possibility in the United States, and the House of Representatives is the most likely chamber to swing from Republican to Democratic control in Tuesday's midterm elections.

2018-11-06 22:55 GMT+8

Just hours before millions of voters head to polls for 2018 US midterm elections, both Republicans and Democrats are making their final pitches. 

2018-11-06 17:18 GMT+8

A race to be governor of a US state often receives less international attention than a congressional contest, but with 36 governor's mansions up for grabs in Tuesday's midterm elections the state governance of hundreds of millions of people is at stake.

2018-11-04 20:45 GMT+8

The battle for the Senate has gathered plenty of attention ahead of Tuesday's US midterm elections, with Republicans in a strong position to hold on to the chamber.

2018-11-05 23:21 GMT+8

With the US midterm elections just around the corner, Democrats appear to have taken a decisive lead as far as campaigning on various social media platforms go, latest analysis shows. Also, the fact that the president's party has historically performed poorly in the midterms may indicate that the donkey may just have an extra edge over the elephant as the Americans cast their ballots on November 6.

2018-11-01 13:09 GMT+8

Pipe bombs in the mail, an attack on a synagogue – the news over the past few weeks has highlighted the intense divisions in the US ahead of midterm elections on November 6.

2018-11-04 13:51 GMT+8

In the wake of the MeToo movement, Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation and a raft of sexual abuse scandals, a lot of attention in this midterm election has been paid to women: the voters, the candidates, the issues.

2018-11-05 12:13 GMT+8

Polling trends suggest a good night for the Democrats with three days to go until pivotal US midterm elections, but the party is unlikely to have all things go its way.

2018-11-03 15:07 GMT+8

As the US midterm elections approach, there are new concerns that the voting system could be vulnerable to hacking and outside influence.

2018-10-31 10:51 GMT+8

The US is just days away from its midterm elections that could shift political power in Washington.

2018-10-31 10:52 GMT+8

The United States holds midterm elections every four years. Because they are held in the middle of a president's term, midterms are often viewed as a referendum on the sitting administration's politics and policies.

2018-10-31 10:51 GMT+8

The recent suspicious bomb packages hardly brought any change to the voters' consideration, with campaigns continuously focused on early voting and base turnout. Despite cable television coverage and #fakebombs trending on Twitter, Democratic candidates were still pinning their fundraising appeals to health care, while Republicans were rallying base voters around taxes and the threat of impeachment.

2018-10-27 19:03 GMT+8

In the week in which pop superstar Taylor Swift made a surprise intervention into politics and Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed as a Supreme Court justice, three key indicators have trended in favor of the Democrats ahead of the November 6 US midterm elections.

2018-10-13 17:05 GMT+8

The US midterm elections, which could charge or nullify the Trump presidency, are one month away. 

2018-10-06 13:59 GMT+8

The finance chief of Russia's leading troll farm was indicted by the US Justice Department on Friday for interfering with US elections, the first person to face charges involving the 2018 congressional midterms.

2018-10-20 09:33 GMT+8

Almost two years after business tycoon turned US President Donald Trump entered the White House, Americans will vote another round on November 6.

2018-10-18 13:15 GMT+8

The primary season is finally over, and the 2018 US general election campaign is officially underway.

2018-09-17 14:21 GMT+8

The final special election before the US midterms is over, and 90 days of intense campaigning lie ahead in 470 congressional races that will help shape the final two years of President Donald Trump's first term.  

2018-08-09 17:33 GMT+8

The Democratic Party's insurgent left wing and Republican US President Donald Trump each claimed big victories on Tuesday, as voters in seven states selected the parties’ candidates for November’s midterm elections that will determine control of Congress. 

2018-06-27 15:13 GMT+8