IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

Midterm Elections 2022

See the latest news and polls for the midterm elections.

Latest news

Republican challenger in Nevada Senate race refuses to back FBI, calls it 'far too political'

Adam Laxalt, the state's former attorney general, criticized Democratic Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto for what he called a lack of support for police.
Adam Laxalt
Adam Laxalt
3d ago

Facebook says it took down China-based accounts that tried to interfere in the U.S. midterms

Facebook parent company Meta said fake accounts posing as Americans attacked politicians from both parties and posted divisive material about issues such as abortion and gun rights. 
A poll worker greets early voters in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 26, 2022.
A poll worker greets early voters in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 26, 2022.
6d ago

Biden says the election is a battle against 'MAGA Republicans.' He's been silent about Democrats elevating them.

Some Democrats have raised the alarm about the party’s boosting election-denying Republicans. Biden and his administration aren’t among them.
Former President Donald Trump looks to the audience before speaking during a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa, on Sept. 3, 2022.
Former President Donald Trump looks to the audience before speaking during a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa, on Sept. 3, 2022.

Fetterman’s clemency crusade draws soft-on-crime attacks from Oz in Pennsylvania Senate race

Mehmet Oz and his GOP allies have run with a series of ads and messaging that strips context from the cases Lt. Gov. John Fetterman has championed as head of the state pardons board.
Democrats' Fetterman Restarts Rallies Against Oz After Stroke
Democrats' Fetterman Restarts Rallies Against Oz After Stroke

Abortion becomes flashpoint in key Kansas race as Democrat launches six-figure ad

Rep. Sharice Davids, D-Kan., is targeting Adkins on TV for her support of the statewide abortion referendum that Kansas voters rejected last month.
Amanda Adkins, Rep. Sharice Davids, D-San.
Amanda Adkins, Rep. Sharice Davids, D-San.

GOP nominee jokes about 2020 plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Democrats swiftly condemned the remarks made by Republican challenger Tudor Dixon during two campaign events on Friday.
Tudor Dixon, Republican gubernatorial candidate for Michigan, speaks during the Red Wave Party following the MIGOP Nominating Convention in Lansing, Mich., on Aug. 27, 2022.
Tudor Dixon, Republican gubernatorial candidate for Michigan, speaks during the Red Wave Party following the MIGOP Nominating Convention in Lansing, Mich., on Aug. 27, 2022.

Wisconsin GOP nominee for governor Tim Michels takes new position on abortion ban

The move comes just two days after NBC News reported on the Republican's apparent strategy to stay to the right on flashpoint issues like abortion.
Image: GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Tim Michels Votes On Wisconsin Primary Day
Image: GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Tim Michels Votes On Wisconsin Primary Day

The American right’s future involves waging a 'religious battle' against the left, leaders say at a conservative conference

“Insofar as conservatism as a movement has a future, it is a future that is going to be increasingly tied to explicit theological claims,” one speaker said in closing the National Conservatism Conference.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks  in Pittsburgh on Aug. 19, 2022.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks  in Pittsburgh on Aug. 19, 2022.

Democrats are running focus groups on Fetterman's health

Four months after Fetterman’s stroke, his campaign still has not released his medical records. But Democrats say he would have no trouble in the Senate.
Image: John Fetterman
Image: John Fetterman
8d ago

House passes policing and public safety package, boosting vulnerable Democrats

The Senate is not expected to vote on the legislation before the Nov. 8 midterm elections.
Police gather at the scene of a shooting
Police gather at the scene of a shooting

Some of Trump's fake electors could determine election outcomes in midterm swing states

In some cases, Trump’s fake electors could influence elections in midterm swing states, while others are running for office themselves.
Image: Voters cast ballots for the 2020 presidential election in Adel, Iowa, on Oct. 5, 2020.
Image: Voters cast ballots for the 2020 presidential election in Adel, Iowa, on Oct. 5, 2020.