midterms

Women, minorities help Democrats win Senate, governor races

Women and minority voters helped propel Democrats to victory in Minnesota's top races. Health care was the top issue cited by voters in the midterm election and most believe the country is headed in the wrong direction, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.

In House battle, Democrats see hope in Trump territory

White, working-class voters fueled Donald Trump's rise to the White House, but days ahead of the pivotal midterm elections there's concern among Republicans that these same voters might abandon the GOP in states including Maine, Iowa and Minnesota.