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Attorney general candidates focus on public trust

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

As Utah's two previous top lawmen face charges of bribery and other counts, the candidates running for state attorney general this year promise to repair public trust and reform the scandal-rocked office.

5 things to know about Mississippi Nov. 4 election

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Here are five things to know about Mississippi's Nov. 4 ballot, which includes all four U.S. House seats and a hard-fought race for one U.S. Senate seat:

5 things to watch for in New Jersey elections

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Here are 5 things to watch as New Jersey's election season ramps up:

Wisconsin governor skirts touchy casino decision

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker portrays himself as a man of action, willing to take on tough political fights. It's a huge theme in his re-election campaign, underscored in his 2013 political memoir, "Unintimidated."

Five things to know about Delaware's election

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Here are five things to know about campaigns, candidates and politics in Delaware as voters prepare for the Sept. 9 primary contest and Nov. 4 general election:

5 things to know about South Dakota's election

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Candidates for South Dakota's U.S. Senate and House seats and governor have met in at least one debate. As the campaign heats up after Labor Day, here are five top-of-the-ticket candidates to watch as the November election nears:

5 things to know about 2014 governor's races

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Thirty-six states choose governors in the November elections. Winning one of these races can take years of paying political dues and a grueling nomination battle.

Native American politics heat up in Wyoming

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

American Indians in Wyoming increasingly are asserting themselves, fighting for more say on environmental issues and fielding more candidates in state and local elections.

5 things to know about Missouri's elections

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Missouri's midterm elections will feature a full slate of contests for the U.S. House and the Missouri Legislature but little in the way of competitive statewide races. The ballot also will include several proposed constitutional amendments. Here are a few things to know about the November elections.

5 things to know about North Dakota's election

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

As election season enters full swing after Labor Day, North Dakota residents will begin to see advertisements for November's midterm elections. Here are some of the most important races and ballot issues to watch.