Election 2018

The 2018 election is now in the books. But get ready for the next election cycle because the primary is only about seven months away.

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Now that Democrats have taken control of the House, Democrats in Virginia’s congressional delegation are about to take on a new and more significant role in the next Congress.

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Northern Virginia was once a bastion of economic conservatism. But now the region has only one elected Republican official at the state or federal level.

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Her party recaptured the House Tuesday and Pelosi plans to seek another term as speaker of the House. But Democrats will need to bridge the demands of progressives and moderates.

The president reacts after Tuesday’s Democratic wave in the House and Republican gains in the Senate.