By Josh Feldman | Mediaite | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
Tonight the voters of Pennsylvania’s 18th district will decide between Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone in the much-buzzed-about special election. This special election is happening in the first place because incumbent Tim Murphy resigned after reports came out the pro-life Republican urged the woman he was having an affair with to get an abortion. President Donald Trump...
By | Reuters | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
CANONSBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - The Democrat candidate claimed a congressional election in a Republican heartland in Pennsylvania, as a vote seen as a referendum on Donald Trump's performance as president remained officially too close to call early on Wednesday.
By Scott Detrow | NPR | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
A closely-watched special election in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District remains too close to call, but Democrat Conor Lamb declared victory over Republican Rick Saccone.
By Breck Dumas | The Blaze | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
The candidates competing for Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District House seat are neck and neck, leaving the race too close to call Tuesday night. With all precincts reporting, Politico shows Democrat Conor Lamb receiving 49.8 percent of the vote with 113,111 ballots cast for him, versus Republican Rick Saccone pulling in 49.6 percent of the vote with 112,532 votes cast in his favor — a difference...
By Samuel Chamberlain | FOX News | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
Democrat Conor Lamb narrowly led Republican Rick Saccone with most precincts reporting in a special U.S. House election in Pennsylvania Tuesday night, but the race was still officially too close to call.
By firstname.lastname@example.org (Elena Schneider) | POLITICO | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
CANONSBURG, Pa. — Voters went to the polls Tuesday for a special congressional election in the heart of western Pennsylvania Trump country that could deliver a gut-punch to Republicans facing an increasingly hostile midterm environment. Conor Lamb, a former federal prosecutor and Marine veteran, is squaring off against Rick Saccone, a Republican state legislator and Air Force veteran. The pair is...
By | HuffPost | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
Conor Lamb can thank organized labor if he wins in Tuesday's special election against Republican Rick Saccone.
By Elaine Godfrey | The Atlantic | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
Voters are heading to the polls today to cast their ballots in the special election between Republican Rick Saccone and Democrat Conor Lamb, who are running in Pennsylvania’s 18th congressional district. But because the district will soon be redrawn, the stakes here have little to do with political power and everything to do with symbolism: A Democratic victory could show how the party can appeal to...
By Josh Voorhees | Slate | 3 months 1 week ago | Politics
The policy stakes in Pennsylvania’s special election on Tuesday are about as low as you can get. Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone are competing to be the most junior member of Congress for less than ten months, after which this western Pennsylvania district will no longer exist. The GOP will still control the House during that time, regardless of the outcome. And the winner will need...