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- 8 questions the 2022 midterms answered
- The GOP captures the House — and is ready for revenge
- The Supreme Court lost Republicans the midterms
- Potential 2024 Trump challengers did well on election night
- Beware the post-midterm hot takes about Latino voters
- It’s official: Florida is a red state
- 3 winners and 4 losers from the midterm results so far
- The first Gen Z member of Congress — and several other historic firsts
- J.D. Vance’s pivot to Trumpism pays off with Ohio Senate win
- John Fetterman wins Pennsylvania’s pivotal Senate seat for Democrats
- South Dakota voters decide to extend Medicaid coverage to 45,000 people
- California voters said no to taxing the rich to make EVs more affordable
- The midterms were a resounding win for abortion rights — with one exception
- Donald Trump had a bad night Tuesday. Will it matter?
The battle for Congress
- Democrats hang on to their crucial Senate majority
- Nevada just decided the battle for Senate control
- The 3 possible outcomes of the midterms in Congress, explained
- The 9 races that could decide Senate control
- Democratic optimism about the midterms is fading
- How the Pennsylvania Senate race got so close
- The case for Democratic optimism — and pessimism — in the midterms
- What Republicans would do if they win back Congress
- The battleground House and Senate races where the end of Roe could have the biggest impact
- Why a Democratic Senate majority still matters — even if they lose the House
- Democrats lost ground with Latino voters in 2020. Will the midterms be worse?
- The fight for the Senate has become a fight over abortion rights
- What’s at stake for Biden’s climate agenda in the midterms
- Democrats limp behind Republicans on the messaging game
- How Democrats let blue states become GOP targets in the midterms
- 3 Senate races that could still surprise us
- Arizona and Nevada could decide the Senate — and Democrats’ future
In the states
- Democrats had a surprisingly good midterms — but not in New York. Here’s what happened.
- Democrats have notched wins in state legislatures — with likely more to come
- The incredibly close and incredibly high-stakes battle for the Michigan legislature
- In Arizona and Nevada, Democrats’ missteps and bad luck could set them back for years
- How logging, a Nike founder, and the alt-right warped the Oregon governor’s race
- A wonky Arizona ballot measure could unlock a new path to easing medical debt
- New Mexico just voted to make pre-K a universal right
- 6 battleground state attorney general races to watch in 2022
- 7 governor’s races that are abortion battlegrounds
- Two states, two visions for the future of labor
- The politics of New Hampshire, America’s quirkiest state, explained
- The states where the midterms will directly decide the future of abortion access
- The Western midterm contests that might surprise the country
Policies and issues
- A mixed night for marijuana on the ballot
- Anti-abortion groups don’t think they lost the midterms
- The midterm culture war over plant-based meat
- 6 wins and 2 losses on climate in the midterms
- How Americans voted for abortion rights, in one chart
- How abortion rights advocates won every ballot measure this year
- How education culture wars have shaped the midterms
- 11 midterm races that could shape our climate future
- The defense Democrats aren’t using against Republicans’ soft-on-crime attacks
- The new abortion rights spokesmen: Dudes, dads, and plumbers
- The culture war flashpoints dividing Latino Democrats
- A record number of abortion measures are on the ballot in 2022
- Lindsey Graham’s national abortion ban bill makes the midterm stakes very clear
- Is post-Roe voter registration benefiting Democrats?
- The challenge of turning pro-choice Americans into pro-choice voters
- The GOP is learning just how hard it is to legislate abortion
- The end of Roe could be a double-edged sword for Republicans
- Voters don’t actually care about student loan forgiveness
- Yes, most Latinos are Christian. No, that doesn’t make them anti-abortion.
- The reason Republican attacks on crime are so potent
- 9 noteworthy ballot measures from the 2022 elections
Democracy and voting
- The midterms showed American democracy won’t go down without a fight
- Why so many “election deniers” lost in 2022
- Democrats’ quietly effective strategy for defeating election deniers
- The plan to save America by killing the partisan primary
- Elaine Luria dedicated herself to investigating January 6. Do her voters care?
- “Stop the Steal” conspiracy theories are coming for swing state ballot boxes
- How election deniers could sway the 2024 election
- High voter turnout doesn’t cancel out voter suppression
- How to depolarize a country
- What the Electoral Count Reform Act can prevent in the next election — and what it can’t
- Why it’s now illegal for some voters with disabilities to cast a ballot
- Democrats’ fears about restricting mail-in voting were confirmed in Texas
- Florida’s new election police unit is the scariest voter suppression effort yet
- Latino voters are being flooded with even more misinformation in 2022
- Why Florida and Missouri Republicans won’t let federal observers in polling places
- Did young voters really save Democrats?
- The GOP had terrible Senate candidates and it really did sink them
- What we know so far about the 2022 midterms, in charts
- Democrats kept the Senate. But Georgia is still important.
- Your 2022 midterms cheat sheet
- What the final pre-election polls tell us about how the midterms will turn out
- Why the red wave didn’t come
- What wins for Medicaid and the minimum wage mean for the future of ballot initiatives
- Democrats’ path to keep the House has gotten tougher
- The Georgia Senate race is headed to a runoff. Here’s what that means.
- The power of Hispanic voters, in 10 charts
- Everything you need to know about voting right now
- How the polls might be wrong (again) this year
- A practical guide to winning Latino voters
- Polls aren’t crystal balls. Why do we expect them to be?
- October surprises may not matter in the 2022 midterms
- Could an old-school approach to voting decide the midterms?
- The state of the economy on Election Day, explained in 6 numbers
- 8 questions the 2022 midterms will answer
- We won’t know all the midterm results on election night. That’s normal.
- How a surprising Democratic strategy may have staved off the midterm red wave
- How do election calls get made? Two people in charge explain.
- Kari Lake’s defeat in Arizona may only be a temporary blow to Trumpism
- Lauren Boebert’s extremely tight race in a safe Republican district, explained
- Why Ron DeSantis’s post-midterms glow up may fade
- America’s first Latina senator just saved Democrats’ Senate majority
- How Kari Lake became a MAGA star, and possibly Arizona’s next governor
- What we know about Herschel Walker’s time in Trump’s failed football league
- Beto O’Rourke can’t win without suburban women. They don’t seem sold.
- The difficult truths laid bare in the Fetterman-Oz debate
- Why no one’s giving Tim Ryan a realistic shot to win
- The Democratic Senate majority hinges on Catherine Cortez Masto
- Why Cheri Beasley might be Democrats’ most underrated Senate candidate
- John Fetterman survived a stroke. It could be an asset if he’s elected.
- What we learned from the Walker-Warnock debate
- Herschel Walker is an epically flawed candidate. He could still win.
- The 5 types of candidates to watch in the battle for the House
- Ken Paxton keeps running. Will his legal issues ever catch up?
- How 2022 became the year of the Latina Republican
- Ruben Gallego’s ready for a fight — even if the Democratic Party isn’t
- Even Mitch McConnell’s “perfect” candidate might not win in Colorado