Democratic candidates face off with Republican candidates in a primary for a U.S. House seat vacated by
Tom Price, now Health and Human Services Secretary, in a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia.
Democrat Jon Ossoff is making a final push to try to win Tuesday's special election to represent a suburban Atlanta district, though he's tempering expectations in case he falls short of the majority of the vote he needs to avoid a runoff. "I think I can win, but whether I do is up to turnout and the voters," he said in an interview....
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A special election for Ohio's 12th congressional district is held following the resignation of Republican Representative Pat Tiberi. The Republican candidate is Troy Balderson and the Democratic candidate is Danny O'Connor. 2018-08-7 (Context: Democrats, R, U.S. Representative)
Campaigning ends and voting begins in the suburbs of Atlanta in the U.S. state of Georgia between Republican Karen Handel and Democratic Jon Ossoff, where Republican Handel wins the election by a narrow margin. 2017-06-20 (Context: Atlanta, Georgia, Georgia's 6th congressional district special election, 2017)
The Republican-controlled United States House of Representatives votes in favor of the repeal of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and passage of the House's 2017 American Health Care Act, by a narrow, 217-213 vote. Twenty Republicans and all Democrats opposed the bill, which now heads to the United States Senate for its legislative action. 2017-05-4 (Context: Democrats, R, U.S. Representative)
The United States Senate, in a 52 to 47 vote, confirms physician and U.S. Representative Tom Price to be Secretary of Health and Human Services. 2017-02-10 (Context: Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tom Price, U.S. Representative)
Georgia Representative John Lewis leads about 40 U.S. House of Representatives Democrats in a sit-in after the U.S. Senate failed to approve any of four gun control measures Monday night. 2016-06-22 (Context: Democrats, Georgia, U.S. Representative)