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U.S. Rep. Mary Peltola smiles before a debate for Alaska's sole U.S. House seat on Oct. 26, in Anchorage, Alaska. Peltola was elected to a full term in the House on Wednesday, Nov. 23, months after the Alaska Democrat won a special election to the seat following the death earlier this year of longtime Republican Rep. Don Young. Mark Thiessen/AP hide caption

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House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-C.A., on Wednesday announced his run for House Speaker if Republicans win the chamber. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Workers wait to get off an elevator at a coal mine in eastern Ukraine. Russia's invasion of Ukraine disrupted global supplies of fossil fuels and led to more reliance on coal for electricity in some countries. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Three Takeaways From The COP27 Climate Conference

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Republican Monica De La Cruz-Hernandez flipped the 15th House Congressional District in one of Texas' only remaining competitive districts. In this file photo, she talks in her office in Alamo, Texas, July 8, 2021. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Republicans make marginal gains in South Texas as Democratic power wanes

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Republican state Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy speaks to supporters at an election watch party at the Renaissance Hotel on Nov. 8, in Columbus, Ohio. Kennedy was reelected to the court, this time as its chief justice. Andrew Spear/Getty Images hide caption

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How GOP state supreme court wins could change state policies and who runs Congress

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On Wednesday in Atlanta, Gabriel Sterling, chief operating officer for the Georgia secretary of state, rolls a 10-sided die as part of process to determine which batches of ballots to audit for a statewide risk limiting audit of the 2022 general election. Ben Gray/AP hide caption

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Georgia election officials breathe a sigh of relief after uneventful voting

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President Biden, campaigning with gubernatorial candidate Wes Moore in Bowie, Maryland, on the eve of the U.S. midterm election. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacy Abrams lost the election this year by a larger margin than she did 4 years ago, leading to questions about the future of the party in the state. Associated Press hide caption

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Georgia Democrats weigh what's next after losing race for governor again

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Former U.S. President Donald Trump took the stage at his Mar-a-Lago resort to announce that he was seeking another term in office and officially launched his 2024 presidential campaign. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Democratic candidate for Arizona governor Katie Hobbs attends a campaign rally on Nov 6. in Tucson. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Arizona Democrat Katie Hobbs elected governor over Trump-backed Republican Kari Lake

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Ballot counters process absentee ballots on Nov. 8 at Huntington Place in Detroit. The scene this year was much calmer than 2020, when protesters descended on Detroit and yelled for election officials to "stop the count!" Jose Juarez/AP hide caption

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Election officials feared the worst. Here's why baseless claims haven't fueled chaos

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Kelli Ward, chair of the Arizona Republican Party, claimed that the limited request for her phone records, served on her service provider T-Mobile, was a violation of the First Amendment. Brandon Bell/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) attends an election event on Tuesday, several days before narrowly winning her race. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Cortez Masto, who gave Democrats the Senate, says people want solutions

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