Nine Democratic senators — seven female and one male — called on Sen. Al Franken to resign Wednesday, marking the first time any senator has called on the Minnesota Democrat to leave office as allegations of sexual harassment against him continue to mount. In a statement on Facebook, New York …
Source: Female Democratic senators to Al Franken: Resign
Legislative races are prominent in an election year without a big statewide … Civitas used votes from the 2016 Council of State contests — races for … Source: Where are North Carolina’s political battlegrounds? Maybe not where you think.
Several more by-elections could further shift the balance of political power next year, with more government and opposition lawmakers facing questions over whether they were still dual citizens or whether they had renounced a second citizenship in time to legitimately nominate for the 2016 election. Source: Australian government restores grip on power […]