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David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski covers politics for The Washington Times. He can be reached at [email protected].

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In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., talks after speaking with members of the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Sen. Ben Cardin re-elected in Maryland

Sen. Ben Cardin won re-election in Maryland on Tuesday, easily turning aside several challengers to win a third term in the U.S. Senate. Published November 6, 2018

Virginia Democratic congressional candidate Jennifer Wexton, a former prosecutor and current Democratic state senator, arrives to vote, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 in Leesburg, Va. Wexton is running against two-term Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-Va. (AP Photo/Douglas Graham)

Jennifer Wexton defeats Barbara Comstock in Virginia House race

Democratic state Sen. Jennifer Wexton defeated GOP Rep. Barbara Comstock on Tuesday in one of the most expensive and closely-watched congressional races in the country, giving Democrats a key pick-up in their bid to re-take control of the House. Published November 6, 2018

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., right, smiles as former President Barack Obama speaks to Democratic volunteers during a surprise stop in Fairfax Station, Va., on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Kaine looks to keep Democratic streak alive in Virginia

Just a few election cycles removed from when Republicans had a solid lock on Virginia's congressional delegation, Sen. Tim Kaine is on the brink of ensuring the commonwealth is represented by two Democrats in the Senate for at least another two years. Published November 5, 2018

"Let us be honest and clear: If there is a low voter turnout this election in Maryland, Larry Hogan will be re-elected," said Sen. Bernard Sanders, Vermont independent, in support of gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous. (Associated Press)

Sanders aids Jealous in bid to unseat Hogan

Outgunned in the polls and on the airwaves, Democrat Ben Jealous is getting some star power from Sen. Bernard Sanders and former Vice President Joseph R. Biden to try to get him over the finish line in Maryland governor's race. Published November 1, 2018

Businessman Bob Stefanowski is trying to give the Republican Party its first victory in a Connecticut governor's race in more than a decade, facing off against Democrat Ned Lamont. (Associated Press)

Republicans seek governorships in New England

It's not usually thought of as GOP territory, but New England could prove a firewall of sorts for Republican governors in next week's elections, with a potential pickup in Connecticut and a chance to defend governorships in other states. Published October 28, 2018