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Special Coverage: Midterms 2018


What are the most shared stories about the midterms? Who's publishing them? What kind of info is being shared--is it news? Opinion? Just plain made up? As part of our efforts to fight misinformation, the First Amendment Center has joined with Our.News with special coverage of the 2018 midterms.


This featured page aggregates the most shared content about the 2018 midterm elections, as well as the most shared content about the 5 most contested Senate races-with a little extra information to help you make sense of it.


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Voting machine errors already roil Texas and Georgia races

POLITICO.COM
– Continue to article content Georgia is one of five states that still relies entirely on paperless voting machines, even as most others have...

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Scenes from the Texas Senate race

YAHOO.COM
– When Beto ORourke announced his longshot bid to unseat Texas Sen. Ted Cruz well over a year ago, no one would have predicted...

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AZ Dem Senate Candidate REFUSES To Take Back Her Pro-Taliban Comment

CHICKSONRIGHT.COM
– The fact that the Arizona race is even CLOSE boggles my mind. Kyrsten Sinema has trashed our state over and over again, she’s...

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Dirty Tricks! Leftists Target Christian Churches in Texas | Todd Starnes

TODDSTARNES.COM
– Authorities are investigating fake voter guides promoting Democrat Robert ORourke that were placed in Christian churches across Texas.

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Disabled Vet Can’t Vote After NBC Sets Up Camera In Handicapped Parking Space, Refuses To Move

DAILYWIRE.COM
– A disabled Air Force veteran says an MSNBC news crew blocked his way into a polling site in Houston when it parked in...

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Final numbers from St. Pete Polls: Bill Nelson, scratching at 50 percent, leads Rick Scott by 4 perc

FLORIDAPOLITICS.COM
– Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson appears on track to win re-election over Republican challenger Rick Scott. A new survey from St.

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With Early Voting Closed, Model Pegs Nevada Senate Race a True Battleground | People’s Pundit Daily

PEOPLESPUNDITDAILY.COM
– Early voting in The Silver State has ended and the projection model shows the U.S. Senate election in Nevada remains a true battleground.

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Final Nevada Senate Polls: State’s Top Expert Picks Democrat Jacky Rosen To Beat Dean Heller Despite

INQUISITR.COM
– Nevada political expert Jon Ralston who picked Dean Heller to win in 2012 against the odds, now says the favored Republican will lose...

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Beto O’Rourke camp says spending highlighted in Project Veritas video went to charity, will be “appr

TEXASTRIBUNE.ORG
– After a controversial conservative group released an undercover video featuring ORourkes staffers, his campaign said that those staffers “took it upon themselves” to...

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An Embattled GOP Senate Candidate Is Lying About Her Health Care Record — Again

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM
– Martha McSally is still telling people she voted to protect people with pre-existing conditions Martha McSally, Republican candidate for Senate in Arizona.She has...

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Your Handy Arizona 2018 Election Voting Guide, New Times Style

PHOENIXNEWTIMES.COM
– It’s the most expensive mid-term in history and now it’s time for voters to decide it.

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2 days before Election Day, Sinema leads McSally by 3 points in poll

KTAR.COM
– A newly released Trafalgar Group poll found that Democratic Senate hopeful Kyrsten Sinema held a three-point lead over Republican opponent Martha McSally, 50...

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