Democratic congressional candidate Sri Kulkarni listens to supporters attending a fundraiser in Houston. In his last campaign in 2018, he came within 5 points of GOP Rep. Pete Olsen, who is retiring in 2020.
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The Sunrise Movement has organized protests like this one in July in Philadelphia to pressure the Democratic National Committee to hold a primary debate focused on climate change.
Voters in Atlanta wait in line to cast their ballots on Election Day in 2018. A federal judge has ruled that electronic voting machines like the ones shown must be replaced after the 2019 elections.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, seen at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, has lashed out at The Washington Post over coverage of his presidential campaign.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is resisting calls for the Senate to return from August recess to take up gun reform measures after deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, last weekend.
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