Julie Renehan, a 49-year-old attorney from Hinsdale
The winner of the race will replace Dave Jones, a Democrat
who served the maximum two terms and made an unsuccessful run in June for attorney general.
HD-45: Republican Ken Strange and Democrat
Erin Zwiener are vying to replace outgoing state Rep.
The main parties on Kirklees Council - Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrats
- are fielding 24 candidates with the Green Party 22.
went soul-searching in the wake of their 2014 midterm shellacking.
Chris Edwards was leading Karen Bodner, 61 percent to 38 percent in Senate District 7, which includes north Eugene.
Cynthia Wood Evans, representative (democrat
) from Hawaii.
John Dodd (Sefton Council, Liberal Democrat
Apelbaum has worked for Conyers since the congressman became the top Democrat
on the committee in 1995, and by all accounts he enjoys his boss's absolute trust.
Although budget issues, along with the Iraq war, are expected to dominate the first session of the new Congress, Democrats
are expected to follow up on 2006 campaign pledges to make college more affordable and accessible for the middle class.
, who had won 59 percent of the vote in 2004, thumped the well-funded Robinson by 28 points.
No, this was the outlook in the early morning hours of November 8, 2006 after voters swept Republicans out of office and turned the formerly "red" Republican Granite State a deep Democratic "blue." For Democrats
it was, "Happy Days Are Here Again." For Republicans, it was some variation of the Crystal Gayle hit of the late '70s, "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue."
* New Jersey: Incumbent Democrat
Bob Menendez fended off a challenge by Thomas Kean Jr., 53 percent to 45 percent.
Montana, where progressive Democrat
Jon Tester has relentlessly hit Republican Conrad Burns for his connection to Jack Abramoff.