2018 Midterms

Houston Chronicle Endorses Beto O'Rourke

"Imagine how refreshing it would be to have a U.S. senator who not only knows the issues but respects the opposition, who takes firm positions but reaches out to those who disagree, who expects to make government work for Texas and the nation."

'Kavanaugh Effect' Makes Women Vote for GOP: Lara Trump

The president's daughter-in-law told "Fox News @ Night" that the controversy surrounding Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court has inspired women to support the GOP, despite poll numbers indicating otherwise.

Cruz Confronted by Protesters at Airport Over Kavanaugh

"You think that putting a sexual assaulter on the court is a victory for women?" a protester asked Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz over his vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

Beto O'Rourke Slams Ted Cruz for Supporting Betsy DeVos

"At a time when nearly half of the school teachers in Texas are working a second job just to make ends meet, Ted Cruz wants to take our public tax dollars out of their classrooms," O'Rourke says in the new half-minute campaign ad.

Obama's Message to Young Americans: No Excuses, Vote

"Here's your chance to vote for people who actually know what the internet is," Obama said. "You wouldn't let your grandparents pick your playlist. Why would you let them pick your representative who's going to determine your future?"

Why Isn't Weed Legal in the U.S.?

Weed has not been a major issue heading toward the 2018 midterms, but that could change when it comes to the 2020 presidential election.

Cruz Snaps At Debate Moderator During Civility Question

"There is a loss of civility, there is an anger, there is a rage on the far left that is frightening," the senator said. "The images of the left-wing mob beating on the doors of the Supreme Court—that's not good for the country."

Heitkamp Apologizes for Ad With Sexual Assault Names

The ad, which ran in local newspapers across the state on Sunday as an attack against GOP opponent Kevin Cramer, reportedly misidentified women who were victims of sexual assault, domestic violence and rape.

Karen Pence Campaigns for Anti-Gay Candidate

"We have watched in one generation where homosexuality was once criminalized to now we see the criminalization of Christianity," GOP candidate Mark Harris lamented in 2015.