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In Red-State Races for Governor, Democrats Could Score Wins

Democrats have a chance at winning in five states that voted against Barack Obama in 2012.

Half of 2016 Races for Governor Too Close to Call

Democrats are looking to narrow the GOP’s historically large hold on gubernatorial seats. Here's our state-by-state analysis of each election.

How Are States Using Welfare Funding? Often, Not to Help People Work.

Without a job, recipients risk losing their benefits. But states aren't spending much to help them get and stay employed. See how your state's welfare funding is being spent.

Guns and Ammo Restrictions on the Ballot in 4 States

As Congress and legislatures stall on the issue, gun-control advocates are taking their fight to the voters.

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