State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points. In the Senate race, Rick Scott's lead over incumbent Bill Nelson was 0.14 percentage points. In the governor's race, unofficial results showed GOP's Ron DeSantis ahead of Andrew Gillum by 0.41 points.
According to the Associated Press, Republican Henry McMaster won the race for governor in South Carolina and Republican Ralph Norman won the race for U.S. House in South Carolina’s 5th congressional district.
Last year, the singer entrepreneur referred to the president as an “Immoral Pig” when he banned citizens from Muslim majority countries from entering the U.S. (Source: Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)
Georgia's online voter database morphed into a last-minute curveball in one of the nation's hottest governor's races, with Republican nominee Brian Kemp making a hacking allegation against Democrats just as reports emerged of a gaping vulnerability in a system that Kemp controls as secretary of stat
On Twitter on Monday, Kelly Johnston alleged the Open Society Foundations, which was founded by businessman and activist George Soros, was assisting the caravan by providing what he called “troop carriers” and “rail cars.”
Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions
The North Carolina State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement completed an investigation on Wednesday into falsified campaign finance disclosure reports and the impermissible use of campaign contribution money for a state Representative.
The North Carolina Republican Party took nearly $2 million from a political donor who is now under investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina.
The Kiwanis Club of Rock Hill hosted a debate between the congressional hopefuls Thursday afternoon. The two were cordial during the hour-long debate, discussing a variety of topics making national headlines.
A senior Trump administration official writes an opinion piece in The New York Times claiming to be part of a group of people "working diligently from within" to impede President Donald Trump's "worst inclinations" and ill-conceived parts of his agenda
The president also will headline a fundraising luncheon for two Republican congressional candidates, Mark Harris and Rep. Ted Budd. The private fundraiser at Carmel Country Club is closed to the general public.
Mayor Vi Lyles, who called for the special meeting last week, says the purpose is to consider taking action regarding hosting the 2020 RNC. The action would be based on the Republican National Committee awarding Charlotte with the convention.
The move Sunday night comes as members of the City Council traded jabs over what financial liability the contract does or does not place on the city for costs over an expected $50 million federal grant.
On Friday afternoon, Ajmera said she opposed the city hosting the event because a contract she had reviewed earlier in the day, she said, would require city taxpayers to be financially liable for a portion of the event's expenses.
On Monday, a spokesman for the North Carolina Emergency Management office said the state had received the final approval necessary to begin spending a new post of federal grant money in one of the 22 counties impacted by Hurricane Matthew.