Mark Harris, the GOP congressional candidate in North Carolina whose campaign is under investigation, ran from reporters to avoid answering questions about potential election fraud.
The lead-up to the midterm elections saw an uptick in misleading statements from the president.
There will be a record number of 24 women in the U.S. Senate next year, following Cindy Hyde-Smith's win in Mississippi.
Arizona's senator-elect called on lawmakers to follow the example of the late Senator John McCain, recalling his words: "But we have always had so much more in common with each other than in disagreement."
"Arizona voters rejected Donald Trump and Mike Pence's politics of bigotry and fear" by electing Kyrsten Sinema to Senate, Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin said.
"She was just doing her job, which was to reclaim the microphone that belongs to the federal government," Conway said.
Trump engaged in a heated verbal confrontation with CNN's Jim Acosta during the conference.
Tlaib, 42, made history, along with Minnesota's Ilhan Omar, as they become the first Muslim women elected to Congress.
Republican Representative Steve King of Iowa has won a ninth term after narrowly defeating his Democratic challenger, J.D. Scholten.
Republican brothel owner Dennis Hof has overwhelmingly won an election to Nevada's State Assembly, despite having been dead for weeks.
Voters elected the country's first Muslim and Native American women to Congress, in addition to a number of other firsts.
"I hope everyone back home exercises their precious right to vote," North Ogden Mayor Brent Taylor wrote days before his death.
"When I won the presidency, at least my side felt pretty good," Obama said during a Miami rally on Friday.
"I know a lot of people talk about this blue wave and all that stuff. I don't believe it," Sanders said in an interview that aired Monday,
"I don't know that it makes any sense to respond," Beto O'Rourke said.