Michael Patrick Leahy

Michael Patrick Leahy

Rep. Juan Vargas (D-CA) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) flash thumbs up as they arrive for a Democratic caucus meeting in the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center November 14, 2018 in Washington, DC. Democrats gained 33 seats in the House of Representatives in the midterm elections so far and appear on …

Democrats Boast Net Gain of at Least 35 House Seats

Democrats have emerged with a net gain of at least 35 seats with all but six of the 435 House of Representatives races called. This is a dozen more than they needed to take back the majority.

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - NOVEMBER 04: Campaigners hold placards outside an early voting station at West Kaley Street on November 4, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL), who was campaigning in the area, and outgoing Republican Florida Gov. Rick Scott are in a virtual dead heat just two …

Florida Recounts for Senate, Governor Likely Beginning of a Long Battle

The projected election night victories of the Republican candidates for the U.S. Senate and Governor in Florida are headed to recounts, and it looks to be a protracted, nasty battle that will once again center on vote count problems in the heavily Democratic Broward County.

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Marsha Blackburn Elected as Tennessee’s First Woman Senator

FRANKLIN, Tennessee—Fox News called the U.S. Senate race in Tennessee for Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN-07) at 8:05 p.m. Central over her Democratic opponent, former Gov. Phil Bredesen. Minutes later, Politico followed suit and called the race for Blackburn as well.

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Tennessee’s Marsha Blackburn Wins Small Business Award

Job Creators Network presented Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN-07) with its Defender of Small Business Award on Wednesday in Franklin, Tennessee for the key role she played in the passage of President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.