Primary election: South Carolina congressman who voted for impeachment will fall to Trump-backed challenger, while another incumbent who defied Trump will survive, CNN projects

CNN — South Carolina Republican voters on Tuesday split on two US House incumbents who defied former President Donald Trump, renominating Rep. Nancy Mace but souring on Rep. Tom Rice, the first of the 10 House Republicans who voted for Trump’s impeachment last year to fall in a primary. State Rep. Russell Fry, who was … Read more

Democrats intensify efforts to stop implementation of draft New York congressional map that pits incumbents against each other

Washington CNN — The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is intensifying efforts to stop the implementation of a draft congressional map that would pit several Democratic incumbents against one another in the midterms and has exacerbated sensitive divisions in the caucus. The controversy, which Democratic leaders are trying to tamp down in order to avoid a … Read more

California special election: Six candidates compete to replace Devin Nunes in a US House seat that will soon vanish

CNN  —  California Democrats had long dreamed of ousting former Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, whose loyalty to former President Donald Trump made him a lightning rod in the deep-blue state. But the six contenders – four Republicans and two Democrats – vying to fill his vacant seat in Tuesday’s special election may end up being … Read more