"Just be aware that it is two elections", Cochran told WDBJ7, "Democratic primary, Republican primary".
While Democrats here helped Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton win the state in 2008, 2012 and 2016-and the party completed a takeover of both chambers of the statehouse in 2016-Nevada has kept most top constitutional statewide offices in Republican hands. Who did you vote for and why? Republicans went on to sweep most major offices in general election contests that year. But an influx of Latinos and other blue-leaning voters since then has given Democrats a lead of 97,325 registered voters as of May compared with a Republican lead of 3,250 registered voters in 1998, according to Nevada secretary of state data.
Dean Heller.in November, Heller is expected to face Democratic Rep. Jacy Rosen, who is expected to easily win a six-person primary, in the fall.
President Donald Trump slammed Republican Congressman Mark Sanford for not supporting his agenda, alluded to the lawmaker's extra martial affair and endorsed his primary opponent - all with less than three hours before polls close in SC.
Belangia is referring to the historic number running in Greenville and Spartanburg's House District 4: 13 republicans and five democrats.
The state's tilt toward Democrats in recent years gives the party reason for some optimism.
In Nevada, Democrats face a contentious primary that could cost them the victory in November. They are nonbinding and are used by political parties to determine voter interest and support for an issue. Cramer, 57, is the GOP's top choice, after he changed his mind this spring and said he would run for Senate rather than stay in the House. The victor of the Democratic primary will face State Delegate Ben Cline, a former Goodlatte staffer who won a nominating convention last month.
The result is that he has faced a primary challenge from Katie Arrington, a state representative who is campaigning on her loyalty to Trump. He condemned Trump's travel ban and support for increased tariffs.
Gowdy announced in January that he would not seek reelection at the end of his current term and will instead be returning to the judicial system.
'We need a seat at the table.
Two other congressional races in Virginia will also be closely watched.
Now, whether you vote Democrat or Republican you're going to notice two questions on the ballot.
Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., is not facing a primary challenge Tuesday, a sign of his longtime dominance among Democrats in Virginia, where he served as governor from 2006 to 2010.
Similarly Rep. Barbara Comstock of the 10th congressional district in the Washington suburbs, often depicted as a GOP moderate, faces fierce primary opposition from a right-wing underdog named Shak Hill.
The president has come out strongly against Rep Mark Sanford (R-SC) in his primary battle against Katie Arrington in South Carolina's 1st District.
Perhaps Trump will make a few more endorsements for the benefit of late voters elsewhere.
The fact that Heitkamp is running unopposed this year speaks to her strong standing with the state's Democratic Party. State Attorney General Janet Mills, who like Giunchigliani has the backing of Emily's List, started the race as the front-runner but has faced tough competition from the large field.