The 2018 cycle ties a state record set in six previous cycles with two women receiving major party nominations to the nation’s lower legislative chamber.Full Story
Scott Wagner’s 7-point win ranks as the fifth closest race in the GOP race for governor during the direct primary era.
With seven Republican candidates on the ballot Tuesday, only 1936’s Democratic primary with eight candidates served up a bigger field.
The party has hosted only one contested primary for the office over the last dozen cycles since 1988.
It had been 78 years since an incumbent from either party garnered less support in a Mountain State U.S. Senate primary.