Election

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Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick, a progressive Democrat who campaigned on sending Americans a monthly $1,000 check, will win a special election on Tuesday to replace the late US Rep. Alcee Hastings in his South Florida district, CNN projects. ...
The complex effort is certain to fail due to opposition by Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) to changing the filibuster rule. ...
Chuck Todd says "a Democratic victory would give Speaker Pelosi a 10-vote margin in the House, which could mean a little more breathing room if and when ... Build Back Better" comes back to the floor. ...
Republican leaders warned against the Democrat push for federal election reform, highlighting issues with voter ID and same-day registration. ...

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