2018 Midterm Elections
Tuesday's elections ushered in a wave of young, diverse political leaders, many of whom are women.
While North Dakota voters rejected their own legalization measure Tuesday night, roughly one-fifth of Americans now live in a state that has legalized marijuana.
"Texas didn’t deserve this woke king."
Oil and gas companies spent millions this year in opposition to the proposed rule.
Democrats had to defend seats in 10 states Donald Trump won in 2016.
Michael Grimm Is Already Thinking About Another Run For His Old House Seat, Now That A Democrat Won It
“I’m certainly not closing any doors," the former Staten Island congressman told BuzzFeed News.
Less queuein', more chewin'.
Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar are the first Muslim women elected to Congress in US history.
The race received national attention when Tennessee native Taylor Swift surprised her fans with an endorsement for former governor Phil Bredesen, who lost to Republican Marsha Blackburn.
Jared Polis, a Colorado Democrat and father of two, will also be the state's first Jewish governor.
Voters upheld a transgender rights law by a landslide, despite a smear campaign from conservatives about "men in women's bathrooms."
We asked BuzzFeed News readers to tell us their election feelings using just emojis.
The Republican Accused Of Liking Bigfoot Erotica And Offensive Facebook Pages Won A House Seat In Virginia
Denver Riggleman was accused of circulating Bigfoot erotica, and later of "liking" racist, sexist, and otherwise offensive Facebook pages.
Under the constitutional amendment, felons, except those convicted of murder or sexual offenses, will become eligible to vote after they complete their sentence.
Davis became a conservative hero for refusing to issue marriage licenses after the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling for marriage equality in 2015.
Tlaib, from Michigan, won earlier in the evening; Omar, from Minnesota, will be the first headscarf-wearing member of Congress.
“Does that make him a voting virgin? Or a virgin voter? Who cares! He’s been deflowered now and it couldn’t come at a better time.”
A Fake Donald Trump Twitter Account Is Spreading Election Falsehoods (And A Link To "2 Girls, 1 Cup")
Twitter took down the account six minutes after BuzzFeed News asked about it.
This Little Girl Hilariously Misunderstood What Her Parents Were Doing When They Went To Vote In The Midterms
“It’s all down to boater turnout.”
The plaintiffs have asked a judge to block Kemp, who currently serves as secretary of state, from exercising his duties and have the current governor appoint another official to finish out the election.
Campaigns based on hope and optimism can still lead the way — Democrats proved it this election cycle.
The sites make it particularly hard for black Americans to vote, a coalition of civil rights groups say.
"I vote for the women who fought, who suffered, and who never saw the day women as a nation could have a voice."
In the Obama era, Democrats suffered their most consequential losses in state houses. This election could turn the tide.
The singer shared an Instagram post in support of O'Rourke less than three hours before polls closed.
There can be no respite from fighting today’s Republican Party, a uniquely dangerous organization fueled by a radical hostility to modern social democracy.
“Of course my polling place didn’t have any stickers, so I had to improvise.”
Why can't all polling stations be at breweries?!
This 73-Year-Old Man Gave Stacey Abrams Flowers For "All The Deceased Women In His Family That Did Not Get To See Her Make It This Far"
People immediately responded emotionally to the single image.