Carolyn King Arnold Elected To Dallas City Council In Special Election RunoffCarolyn King Arnold received 1,529 votes (59 percent) to Keyaira D. Saunders' 1,060 votes (41 percent).
Gov. Abbott Wants Farenthold To Pay For Special ElectionIn a statement Wednesday, Abbott seized on Farenthold's promises to reimburse $84,000 from a special House fund that was used to settle 2014 sexual harassment claims.
Emergency Special Election Will Replace Texas' FarentholdRepublican U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold recently resigned following sexual harassment allegations.
Too Close To Call But Dem Lamb Claims Win In PennsylvaniaA razor's edge separated Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone early Wednesday in their closely watched special election in Pennsylvania, but Lamb claimed victory before exuberant supporters after midnight.
Democrat Doug Jones Officially Declared Winner Over Roy MooreDemocrat Doug Jones has been formally certified as the winner of the state's special election.
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Named To Fill Franken SeatThe governor of Minnesota has appointed Democrat Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken until a special election in November, setting up his long-time and trusted adviser for a potentially bruising 2018 election.
Sexual Misconduct Accusations Transform Alabama Senate RaceRepublican Senate candidate Roy Moore, a 70-year-old former state Supreme Court justice, defiantly denied allegations of decades-old sexual misconduct with minors published Thursday in a Washington Post story.