Run-off elections

Voters make their way into the polling station at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Montgomery, Ala., on for the runoff election, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Rep. Martha Roby is facing Republican Bobby Bright on Tuesday. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
July 17, 2018 - 2:40 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Alabama runoff election (all times local): 1:35 p.m. Alabama's election chief says turnout in the primary runoffs appears to be "extraordinarily low." Secretary of State John Merrill gave the assessment late Tuesday morning. Among the notable races, U.S...
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election that hinges on her loyalty _ or lack thereof _ to President Donald Trump. Roby is facing former Democrat Bobby Bright in Tuesday’s Republican runoff election. She’s trying not to become the third congressional incumbent to lose her seat this primary season.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
July 17, 2018 - 4:50 am
ABBEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Rep. Martha Roby is seeking Republican redemption in an Alabama runoff election that hinges on her loyalty to President Donald Trump. Roby is facing Democrat-turned-Trump Republican Bobby Bright on Tuesday, trying not to become the third congressional Republican to lose her...
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election that hinges on her loyalty _ or lack thereof _ to President Donald Trump. Roby is facing former Democrat Bobby Bright in Tuesday’s Republican runoff election. She’s trying not to become the third congressional incumbent to lose her seat this primary season.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
July 17, 2018 - 12:26 am
ABBEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Rep. Martha Roby is seeking Republican redemption in an Alabama runoff election that hinges on her loyalty to President Donald Trump. Roby is facing Democrat-turned-Trump Republican Bobby Bright on Tuesday, trying not to become the third congressional Republican to lose her...
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As his wife Monica, left, looks on, Oklahoma Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb gives a concession speech in the Republican primary for Governor, in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
June 27, 2018 - 1:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 1:30 a.m. It was a mixed bag for teachers running for political office in Oklahoma but a bad night for incumbent Republicans who voted against a tax package earlier this year to fund a teacher pay raise...
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As his wife Monica, left, looks on, Oklahoma Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb gives a concession speech in the Republican primary for Governor, in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
June 27, 2018 - 12:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on primaries and runoffs in seven states (all times local): 12:20 a.m. Oklahoma Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb has conceded in the Republican primary to replace term-limited GOP Gov. Mary Fallin. The 46-year-old Lamb told supporters Tuesday at an election night party that it...
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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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