New York City cracks down on Uber and other ride-hailing apps

In Uber’s largest market, thousands of drivers are living in poverty. New York City is cracking down on Uber and other app-based ride-hailing services that have clogged the city with thousands of extra cars, while contributing to poverty-level wages for thousands of drivers. On Wednesday, the City Council approved several bills to regulate for-hire vehicles, which includes a cap on

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Live results for the Washington primary elections

Three important House races have primary elections on Tuesday night. On Tuesday, Washington voters are casting their primary election ballots in three competitive House races that Democrats are eyeing as major pick-up opportunities in the 2018 midterm elections. There’s a scuffle in the Third Congressional District over incumbent Republican Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler’s seat, a Democratic push in the Fifth

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Live results for the Ohio 12th special election

Danny O’Connor vs. Troy Balderson in 2018’s next big special House election. A Democrat has a good shot at winning in a special election Tuesday in an Ohio congressional district surrounding Columbus that hasn’t elected a Democrat since the 1980s. Danny O’Connor is running against Republican Troy Balderson to replace retiring Rep. Patrick Tiberi in Ohio’s wealthiest congressional district. So

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Live results for the 2018 Michigan primary elections

Democratic and Republican primaries for key governor, Senate and House elections are being held on Tuesday. In the 2018 midterm elections in Michigan, Democrats are in good shape to keep a Senate seat and retake the governor’s mansion — and the Wolverine State also gives them a couple of chances to pick up House wins. Two Michigan House elections are

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Live results for the Kansas primary elections

Kris Kobach is challenging incumbent Jeff Colyer in the GOP primary for governor. There are three key races to watch in Kansas, where voters are casting ballots in Tuesday’s primaries. The big question in the Republican governor’s primary is whether Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach can pull off an upset against sitting Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer. Kobach just secured

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Live results for the Missouri primary elections

Nominees will be chosen in Missouri’s US Senate race and a key House race. Voters will also decide a statewide ballot initiative. There probably won’t be many surprises in Missouri’s Senate primary on Tuesday night: The nominees are likely to be Republican Josh Hawley, the state’s attorney general, and Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill. Hawley and McCaskill have essentially been

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House Republicans’ top-ranking woman is facing the toughest reelection of her career

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers’s seat in rural eastern Washington is looking competitive in 2018. Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the highest-ranking Republican woman in the House, is facing the most competitive reelection bid of her career. On Tuesday, Washington voters will pick the top two candidates in the state’s jungle primary system to run in November’s midterm elections. McMorris Rodgers

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