Over the last 75+ years, April has hosted more special elections than any month outside of November; only six of the previous 44 specials flipped control of the seat.Full Story
Less than 1 in 10 third party or independent candidates for governor in Illinois history have won five percent of the vote.
Prior to this current streak, the state had not endured more than three consecutive cycles with an open seat during the primary era.
The 54 speakers in U.S. history have come from less than two-dozen states, with speakers from five states collectively accounting for more than half the time in office.
Two former gubernatorial nominees are poised to square off in a primary for just the second time in Minnesota history.