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Maine Tests a New Way of Voting, and Opts to Keep It

On Tuesday, the state became the first to use ranked-choice voting, a system that could prevent “spoiler” candidates from causing havoc in crowded races.


In Governors Races, Republican Survives in California While Women Thrive Elsewhere

Tuesday's primaries were a win for the California GOP and women, who advanced in four of the five states voting on candidates for governor.

Secretary of State Races Are More Competitive and Important Than Ever

Voter ID battles and cybersecurity concerns have intensified and elevated these races. Republicans have more seats -- and the most to lose.

• In Governors Races, Republican Survives in California While Women Thrive Elsewhere

Goodbye, Greitens: Meet Mike Parson, Missouri's New Governor

Five months after a sex and blackmail scandal broke, Gov. Eric Greitens will resign facing potential criminal charges. His replacement, a conservative with good lawmaker relations, is likely to achieve what Greitens could not.