Paul-Booker Fall Game Hits in Kentucky Senate Race | Health, Medicine and Fitness

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul won his party’s nomination Tuesday to seek a third term, setting up a campaign of contrasting agendas that pits his vision of limited government against the challenger’s backing Democrat Charles Booker for the sweep of health care and anti-poverty programs. The libertarian-leaning Paul swept to victory … Read more

Midterms 2022: What to watch in the primaries in 5 states | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MARC LEVY and GARY D. ROBERTSON – Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s winning streak in the U.S. Senate primaries hangs in the balance Tuesday as voters in five states cast their ballots in the midterm elections. Trump made bold recommendations by supporting famed heart surgeon Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania … Read more

At the start of the primaries, voters prefer polling stations to mail | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY – Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — The big wave of mail-in voting appears to be receding as quickly as it came. After tens of millions of people in the United States opted to vote by mail in the 2020 pandemic election, voters in early primary states are returning to in-person voting … Read more

Midterms 2022: What to watch as 5 states hold primaries | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MARC LEVY and GARY D. ROBERTSON – Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s winning streak in the U.S. Senate primaries hangs in the balance Tuesday as voters in five states cast their ballots in the midterm elections. Trump made bold recommendations by supporting famed heart surgeon Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania … Read more

Pennsylvania Senate hopeful Fetterman recovers from stroke | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MARC LEVY and STEVE PEOPLES – Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, the leading Democrat in the state’s high-profile Senate contest, suffered a stroke days before the primary election but was on the verge of “recovering completely”. campaign said on Sunday. Fetterman, 52, who confirmed he had been hospitalized … Read more

At the start of the primaries, voters prefer polling stations to mail | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY – Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — The big wave of mail-in voting appears to be receding as quickly as it came. After tens of millions of people in the United States opted to vote by mail in the 2020 pandemic election, voters in early primary states are returning to in-person voting … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Qualls takes the lead as Minnesota GOP chooses gubernatorial candidate | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Business executive Kendall Qualls took the lead on Saturday as Republicans in Minnesota gathered to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election. Qualls, who would become the state party’s first black gubernatorial candidate if he wins endorsement, took the … Read more

The race is tight as the Minnesota GOP chooses a candidate for governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Republicans in Minnesota gathered again Saturday to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, but the five candidates were tightly packed in early polls, showing all had won pockets of loyal support. Vaccine skeptic and former state senator Dr. … Read more