Josh Voorhees
Josh Voorhees Josh Voorhees

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in northeast Ohio.

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Jan. 2 2019 5:45 AMWhat the Democrats’ 2020 Field Looks Like NowThese seven candidates have early leads. Here’s how each could build on his or her popularity—or blow it.
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Dec. 17 2018 8:17 PMIt’s Impossible to Imagine Anyone Beating Trump in a GOP Primary
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Nov. 27 2018 10:48 PMRepublican Cindy Hyde-Smith Survives “Public Hanging” Controversy, Wins Mississippi Runoff
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Nov. 15 2018 4:26 PMMedicare for All Turned Out to Be a Winning Issue in the MidtermsOr at least it wasn’t toxic in the swing districts where progressives pulled off crucial wins.
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Nov. 9 2018 7:00 PMWhy Trump Is Ranting About “SIGNATURES” on Arizona Ballots
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Nov. 7 2018 11:03 AMSo, Was This a Blue Wave Election or What?
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Nov. 6 2018 11:03 PMNo Winner in Mississippi Special Election—a Minor Blemish on an Otherwise Great Night for the Senate GOP
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Nov. 6 2018 5:55 AMUpset WatchThe wild election night scenarios where the Democrats could take the Senate—and Republicans could keep the House.
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Oct. 25 2018 12:09 PMAndrew Gillum Burned Ron DeSantis In Their Second Debate, but Still Faces Questions About Where He Got a Hamilton Ticket
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Oct. 22 2018 11:08 AMAndrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Met for the First Time Ever Last Night. They Didn’t Like Each Other.
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Oct. 16 2018 2:26 PMUnder Attack by Her Loud, Trump-Like Opponent, Kyrsten Sinema Plays the Role of the Calm Centrist
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Oct. 15 2018 5:30 AMThe Big Issue of the Midterms Is Hiding in Plain Sight
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Oct. 5 2018 3:54 PMSusan Collins and Joe Manchin End the Suspense, Say They’ll Vote to Confirm Kavanaugh
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Oct. 4 2018 12:29 PMWhat Sens. Collins and Flake Think of the FBI’s Kavanaugh Report Now That They’ve Seen It
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Oct. 2 2018 7:06 PMFlake, Murkowski, and Collins Will Decide Kavanaugh’s Fate. So Why Are Outside Groups Targeting These Other Six Senators?
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Dec. 18 2018 1:47 PMDefeated in the Midterms, Arizona’s Martha McSally Will Head to the Senate After All
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Nov. 29 2018 7:04 PMTrump Says “Everybody Knew” About His Moscow Tower Plans. That’s Not the Defense He Thinks It Is.
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Nov. 26 2018 5:56 AMMississippi Democrats Have a Shot at a Doug Jones–Style StunnerIn Tuesday’s runoff, Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith just might lose her Senate seat after her gaffes evoking lynching and voter suppression.
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Nov. 13 2018 5:46 PMForget Beto and “the Iron Stache.” Democrats Continue to Rack Up Exciting Wins a Week After Election Night.
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Nov. 7 2018 6:09 PMThe Other Place Democrats Posted Big Gains Tuesday: State Capitals
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Nov. 6 2018 11:39 PMMcCaskill Loses Big in a Senate Race Everyone Saw as a Squeaker
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Nov. 6 2018 10:20 PMHeidi Heitkamp Never Really Had a Chance in North Dakota
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Oct. 31 2018 4:04 PMGripping, Flipping Statehouse ElectionsThe four places where legislative control could hinge on one key race.
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Oct. 23 2018 4:40 PMDemocrats May Not Retake the Senate—but They Sure Look Good in a Bunch of Governor’s Races
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Oct. 19 2018 11:36 AMThursday Night’s Missouri Senate Debate Was Oddly Civil and Surprisingly Illuminating
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Oct. 15 2018 3:08 PMJoe Biden’s Early Lead in 2020 Polling Isn’t Going to Scare Anyone Away
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Oct. 9 2018 7:32 PMWhy Republicans Are So Confident the Kavanaugh Fight Will Help Them Keep the Senate
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Oct. 5 2018 11:13 AMAll Signs Suggest Republicans Now Have the Votes to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh
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Oct. 3 2018 4:27 PMHow Much of Michael Bloomberg’s $100 Million Gift to Democrats Is About 2018, and How Much Is About 2020?
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Oct. 1 2018 5:09 PMThe GOP Just Cut Bait on Four Republican Incumbents Running in Tight Races

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