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Kobach plan for Trump included federal voting laws changes

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas official who later became vice chairman of President Donald Trump's commission on election fraud drafted a proposal for Trump to change federal voter registration laws to promote proof-of-citizenship requirements by states, an unsealed federal court document showed Thursday.

Oct. 5, 2017 8:32 PM EDT
Race to decide if West Coast keeps its only GOP-led chamber

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state Senate is the only Republican-led legislative chamber on the West Coast, and a special election in Seattle's wealthy eastern suburbs has drawn millions of dollars and national attention to two political newcomers vying for the seat in November.

Sep. 30, 2017 12:44 PM EDT
For GOP women in politics, a needle that's not moving

The president of Emily's List rose to the podium at a recent New York fundraiser to make a proud announcement: More than 18,000 women had contacted the group since Election Day, looking to explore running for office — "an explosion," she called it.

Sep. 30, 2017 7:00 AM EDT