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Dems’ new plan for 2018: New candidates, more ambition

Democratic leaders say this week’s shock victories, headlined by gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam’s attention-grabbing nine-point win in Virginia, are making them reconsider the 2018 midterm elections, convinced the party should grow more ambitious amid a backlash to President Donald Trump.

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Republicans suddenly fear disastrous 2018

For Republicans, Tuesday’s results across the country were a reminder that Democrats are capable of translating liberal anti-Trump energy into actual votes. It was evidence of the environmental perils that often await a president’s party in the midterm elections—especially when that president has historically low approval ratings.

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Get all your 2017 election results

City and county election 2017 vote results for St. Clair County, IL, including Belleville, IL, O’Fallon, IL, and East St. Louis, IL; Madison County, IL including Edwardsville, IL and Collinsville, IL; Monroe County, IL; Clinton County, IL; and Randolph County, IL in southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.

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Candidate Profile: Tom Cromer

Tom Cromer is a write-in candidate for the Edwardsville Township board of trustees in the April 4, 2017 election in Madison County in southern Illinois near St. Louis MO.

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Candidate profile: Robert Goss

Robert Goss is an incumbent candidate for the Lenzburg Township Highway Commissioner in the April 4, 2017 election in Madison County in southern Illinois near St. Louis MO.

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