2018 Elections

Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, in Dallas, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool)

Watch: Beto O’Rourke Responds to Questions About DWI with Lesson on White Privilege

When Texas Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate Rep. Robert “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX), was questioned over his own ordeal with the criminal justice system, a drunk driving arrest in 1998, at his debate with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Friday, he took the opportunity to address his “privilege” as a “white man in this country.”

President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.

***Live Updates*** Trump Holds Missouri Rally for Josh Hawley

President Donald Trump will hold a rally in Springfield, Missouri, on Friday evening for GOP Senate candidate Josh Hawley. Trump will appear in Missouri days after vulnerable incumbent Senator Clair McCaskill (D-MO) said she will vote against Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Stay tuned to Breitbart News for live updates. All times eastern.

former VP Joe Biden

Biden: Dems Will Win Back House and Senate in Midterm

Friday on NBC’s “Today,” former Vice President Joe Biden predicted Democrats would win the majority in both the House and Senate in the midterm elections. Biden said, “We have to stop this degradation of the system that’s going on. That’s why I’m

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has faced pressure from US President Donald Trump for fairer trade

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan Wins Crucial Election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe put doubts about his political future to rest on Thursday by winning an overwhelming victory over challenger Shigeru Ishiba for the leadership of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, consolidating control of the party and all but ensuring another three-year term as leader of his country.


RNC Chair McDaniel: ‘Absolutely the House Is at Risk’

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said control of the House of Representatives was “absolutely” on the line in the upcoming midterm elections. McDaniel said, “I need every Republican to go vote. I don’t want them

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., walks to the Senate as reporters ask questions about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

Claire McCaskill Voting ‘No’ on Kavanaugh, ‘Troubling’ Allegations Not a Factor

“And while the recent allegations against him are troubling and deserve a thorough and fair examination by the Senate Judiciary Committee, my decision is not based on those allegations but rather on his positions on several key issues, most importantly the avalanche of dark, anonymous money that is crushing our democracy,” McCaskill said.

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waits to speak at the World Bank May 14, 2014 in Washington, DC. Clinton and World Bank President Jim Yong Kim joined others to speak about women's rights. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary: Trump Will ‘Wholesale Fire People’ After 2018 Elections

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton predicted that after the 2018 elections, “this president’s going to wholesale fire people.” Hillary said, “What I worry about, Rachel, is