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November 9, 2022  •  

Democrat Wes Moore Elected Governor

Wes Moore, by: New America, CC BY 2.0

Wes Moore was elected Maryland governor on Tuesday and will become the first black governor of the state of Maryland. Moore beat out Republican Dan Cox in a 60% to 37% landslide. Democrats swept all the statewide races.

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November 9, 2022  •  

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul Wins Reelection

Governor Kathy Hochul - By: Marc A. Hermann / MTA

Incumbent New York Gov. Kathy Hochul defeated Republican Lee Zeldin. In a tighter than expected race, Hochul secures her first full term as governor.

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November 9, 2022  •  

Georgia Governor Kemp Reelected

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has won his bid for reelection. Kemp defeated his Democratic challenger Stacey Abrams. Kemp won by a wide margin, winning 53.4% of the vote while Abrams won 45.8%.

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November 9, 2022  •  

Governor DeSantis Reelected

Gov. Ron DeSantis - by Gage Skidmore

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis won his bid for reelection against his Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. DeSantis won by a wide margin with almost 60% of the vote. DeSantis appears to have done well in Miami-Dade County, which has historically voted […]

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Gov. Tony Evers - by: Campaign of Tony Evers for governor

Incumbent Democratic Gov. Tony Evers narrowly won the gubernatorial race over Republican Tim Michaels. With 95% of votes counted, Evers prevailed over Michaels by just over 3 percentage points. Independent candidate Joan Ellis Beglinger pulled in just one percent of […]

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Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser - by AFGE

On November 8, Mayor Muriel E. Bowser handily won reelection. Bower beat challengers Republican Stacia R. Hall, Libertarian Dennis Sobin, and Independent Rodney “Red” Grant. First elected as mayor in 2014, Browser, a Democrat, will now serve a third consecutive […]

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November 9, 2022  •  

Columbus, Ohio Passes Charter Amendment

Columbus City Hall

Columbus, Ohio Voters passed Issue 19. Issue 19 is a charter amendment increasing the time that a petition committee has to gather signatures from one year to two years. The Amendment also adds a 10-day curing period if the initial […]

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Alabama incumbent Governor Kay Ivey has won reelection in Alabama. Ivey defeated her Democratic Opponent Yolanda Flowers. Gov. Ivey will now serve her second four-year term.

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Lt. Gov. John Fetterman won a tight race to become the Pennsylvania’s next U.S. Senator. Fetterman, who suffered a stroke shortly before winning the Democratic nomination, defeated Dr. Mehmet Oz, a Trump-endorsed Republican.

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Henderson voters have approved ballot question 1, amending the city charter to require that a candidate for city council be voted upon by only the registered voters of the ward that candidate seeks to represent. Before today, all voters in […]

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Temporary Canadian House of Commons in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

On December 12, a federal by-election will be held for the electoral district of Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario) to fill a vacancy in the House of Commons. On May 30, the Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, received official notice from […]

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Flag of Mississippi; Rocky Vaughn, Sue Anna Joe, Dominique Pugh, Clay Moss, Kara Giles, and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves called a special election to be held to replace House District 23 Rep. Jim Beckett. House District 23 covers portions of Grenada, Calhoun, Lafayette, and Webster counties. The seat became vacant when Beckett resigned to become […]

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October 26, 2022  •  

Los Angeles Special Election Announced

Los Angeles City Hall - Michael J Fromholtz

City Council approved a special election to fill the empty District 6 seat on April 4, 2023, with a runoff taking place June 27 if necessary. The election follows Nury Martinez’s resignation after a leaked conversation about redistricting was made […]

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Arizona State Flag

On November 8, Arizona voters will decide on a campaign finance ballot measure that would require disclosing names of original campaign donors. Proposition 211 would require that anyone making independent expenditures of more than $50,000 on a statewide campaign or […]

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