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?
Midterms elections 2018
Russian hackers targeted election systems in 21 states leading up to the 2016 US presidential elections, according to the Department of Homeland Security. This year, Americans are heading back to the polls for congressional midterm elections in November and government officials are already warning of foreign hackers. While election security has advanced since 2016, Congress recently allocated $380 million to bolster states' defenses, hackers are also improving. On November 6, Americans will head to the polls to vote in the congressional midterm elections. In the months before the contest, hordes of foreign hackers will head to their keyboards in a bid to influence its outcome. Their efforts will include trying to get inside the digital infrastructure that supports the electoral process. … [Read more...] about Here’s how hackers could cause chaos in this year’s midterm election
No state will be more consequential in the success or failure of a prospective blue wave this fall. But before then, Democrats must avoid self-inflicted wounds in Tuesday's so-called jungle primaries that feature a swarm of ambitious candidates who could cannibalize their own party's chances. At the same time, Republicans face the embarrassing prospect of failing to nominate any candidates in marquee races for the U.S. Senate and governor. … [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