US Midterms 2018

Democrat Stacey Abrams withdraws, vows to sue Georgia

Stacey Abrams quits race for governor of Georgia, accusing rival Republican Brian Kemp of voter suppression.

Democrat Stacey Abrams quits race, vows to sue Georgia state

United States

Florida judge gives more time for voters to fix rejected ballots

As deadline for machine recount draws near, more than 4,000 voters given time to correct signature issue on ballots.

Florida judge gives more time for voters to fix rejected ballots

US Midterms 2018

Latino midterm participation up 174 percent in 2018: Democrats

Party credits multimillion-dollar investment in engaging Latino voters, other minorities with improved turnout numbers.

Latino midterm participation up 174 percent in 2018: Democrats

US Midterms 2018

US judge delays certification of Georgia election results

Judge orders state to protect provisional ballots in governor's race marred by voter suppression claims, heated rhetoric

US judge delays certification of Georgia election results

US Midterms 2018

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

Sinema becomes Arizona's first Democratic US senator since 1994 and cements it as a swing state.

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

US Midterms 2018

Judge tells all sides of Florida recount to 'ramp down rhetoric'

Trump accuses Democrats of trying to 'steal' election without evidence, amid tight races for governor and Senate.

Judge tells all sides of Florida recount to 'ramp down rhetoric'

Opinion

Where does the future of the American left lie?

Ordinary Americans, not elected officials, will determine the future of progressive politics in the US.

Rachel Gilmer

by Rachel Gilmer

Rachel Gilmer

Opinion

What should Asia expect from Trump after the US midterms?

The US president is likely to pursue deals with China and North Korea which the Democrats are likely to back.

Ross Darrell Feingold

by Ross Darrell Feingold

Ross Darrell Feingold

United States

Florida orders recount in contentious senate, governor races

The 'swing state' will hold a machine recount of votes in its neck-and-neck races amid allegations of fraud.

Florida orders recount in contentious senate, governor races

UpFront

Is the US on the brink of a constitutional crisis?

We discuss whether American democracy is in crisis and if the media will continue to play Trump's games.

Is the US on the brink of a constitutional crisis?

UpFront

Will 'strong-willed' Trump be held accountable?

We challenge Trump adviser Steven Rogers on the president's rhetoric that many say is inspiring white supremacists.

Will 'strong-willed' Trump be held accountable?

Podcast

Checking Trump: What do the midterms mean for the world?

On this episode of The Take podcast, Al Jazeera journalists discuss what the elections mean for Trump's foreign policy.

Checking Trump: What do the midterms mean for the world?

Opinion

Why the repeal of a racist 19th-century Florida law is important

On November 6, Florida voters chose to allow some one million ex-felons to vote. This is historic.

David A Love

by David A Love

David A Love

Opinion

The midterms show Trump might not get re-elected in 2020

Contrary to what President Donald Trump has claimed, this was a bad election for him.

Simon Rosenberg

by Simon Rosenberg

Simon Rosenberg

UpFront

Trump, the Democrats, and the future of US democracy

In this UpFront special, we speak to a Trump adviser and discuss whether US democracy is at risk.

Trump, the Democrats, and the future of US democracy