What do the latest US midterm polls say? The president's approval rating is a good indicator for how his party will do and President Trump's is historically low, hovering around 40 per cent. … [Read more...] about When are the US midterm elections 2018, how could the result affect Donald Trump and what do the most recent polls predict?
Midterm elections 2018
The risks: Hackers could erase voters’ entries or create fictitious ones and then mail in votes for the fake personas. Large-scale tampering would be spotted (as would deletion of an entire database), but less blatant manipulation could be harder to pick up until the day of the vote. After the 2016 election, Illinois said hackershad accessed its voter registration system. They didn’t alter any voter data, but they did download 76,000 records. To help states try to prevent breaches, DHS is working with many of them to conduct security audits of their systems. … [Read more...] about Here’s how hackers could cause chaos in this year’s midterm election
Under the system, all candidates appear on a single ballot, yet only the top two vote-getters regardless of party advance to a November runoff. In a crowded and competitive race — and there are many — it's possible that two candidates from the same party advance to the runoff in some districts, leaving the other party with no candidate on the November ballot. … [Read more...] about California tops list of notable “Super Tuesday” midterm elections
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Fed up with what they said they saw as Trump's disdain and distrust of the intelligence community, many — including Abigail Spanberger (a former CIA officer running in Virginia's Richmond-area 7th Congressional District), Elissa Slotkin (a former CIA analyst running in Michigan's Lansing-area 8th Congressional District) and Gina Ortiz Jones (a former Air Force intelligence officer and Defense Intelligence Agency employee running in Texas's 23rd Congressional District) — decided to take matters into their own hands and run for Congress. … [Read more...] about Live blog: Midterm election 2018 updates, news and analysis