Run-off elections

In this Monday, June 25, 2018, photo, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, right, with President Donald Trump, speaks to the crowd at Airport High School in West Columbia, S.C. McMaster, one of Trump's earliest and most loyal supporters, won a key runoff Tuesday, as McMaster fended off a challenge from John Warren, a self-made millionaire, to secure the Republican gubernatorial nomination. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 26, 2018 - 10:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 10:35 p.m. A state senator in South Carolina has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy's open seat. William Timmons was nominated after Tuesday's runoff. He had finished second to former state...
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President Donald Trump greets Gov. Henry McMaster during a rally to show support for the governor at Airport High School, Monday, June 25, 2018, in West Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 26, 2018 - 9:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 9:15 p.m. South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has secured the Republican gubernatorial nomination for a first full term in office, after President Donald Trump publicly embraced him at a rally and followed up...
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Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous, left, speaks with Alvin Pierce as he greets voters outside a polling place, Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in Baltimore. Jealous and Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker lead a crowded Democratic primary field to win a nomination to face popular Republican Gov. Larry Hogan in the fall. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
June 26, 2018 - 8:30 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A convicted felon, a former presidential nominee and one of Donald Trump's most loyal supporters fought for their political lives Tuesday in primary elections across America that tested anew the Republican president's clout within his own party. Polls were closed in South...
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A woman places her purse at her feet as she prepares to vote at a polling place, Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in Silver Spring, Md. Former NAACP President Ben Jealous and Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker lead a crowded Democratic gubernatorial primary field to win a nomination to face popular Republican Gov. Larry Hogan in the fall. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
June 26, 2018 - 8:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 8 p.m. Polls have closed in Oklahoma, Mississippi and Maryland on a night of primary or runoff elections. Polls closed in those states at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Polls closed an hour earlier in South Carolina, while...
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President Donald Trump greets Gov. Henry McMaster during a rally to show support for the governor at Airport High School, Monday, June 25, 2018, in West Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 26, 2018 - 7:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 7 p.m. Polls have closed in South Carolina as seven states across the nation hold primary or runoff elections. Polls closed in South Carolina at 7 p.m. for Tuesday's runoff. Primary elections are also unfolding...
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Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Rushern Baker, right, embraces Girma Allaro as he greets voters outside of a polling place, Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in Silver Spring, Md. Baker and former NAACP President Ben Jealous lead a crowded Democratic primary field to win a nomination to face popular Republican Gov. Larry Hogan in the fall. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
June 26, 2018 - 5:41 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A convicted felon, a former presidential nominee and one of Donald Trump's most loyal supporters fought for their political lives Tuesday in primary elections across America that tested anew the Republican president's clout within his own party. Voters cast ballots in seven...
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President Donald Trump greets Gov. Henry McMaster during a rally to show support for the governor at Airport High School, Monday, June 25, 2018, in West Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 26, 2018 - 8:36 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is not on the ballot, but he has invested time, energy and political capital in a slate of primary contests across America that will again test his clout within his own party. Voters weigh in on candidates in seven states Tuesday, but the contest that...
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President Donald Trump greets Gov. Henry McMaster during a rally to show support for the governor at Airport High School, Monday, June 25, 2018, in West Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 26, 2018 - 4:22 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is not on the ballot, but he has invested time, energy and political capital in a slate of primary contests across America that will again test his clout within his own party. Voters weigh in on candidates in seven states Tuesday, but the contest that...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Airport High School in West Columbia, S.C., Monday, June 25, 2018, for Republican Gov. Henry McMaster, right. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 26, 2018 - 2:51 am
WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump campaigned Monday for the state's GOP governor, who is in a tense runoff election — but made the vote all about himself, too. Speaking of Gov. Henry McMaster, Trump told an overflow rally crowd: "If a horrible thing happened and we weren't lucky...
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Gov. Henry McMaster speaks to the crowd in the William-Brice Kimbel Arena on the Coastal Carolina campus Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Conway, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 25, 2018 - 7:58 pm
WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is going all-in for a South Carolina governor in a tense runoff election, betting that his last-minute appearance will help make the difference. Trump was campaigning Monday for Republican Gov. Henry McMaster in West Columbia, returning the favor...
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