Zoe Searles and Riva Richmond

Posts by Zoe Searles and Riva Richmond

Stacey Abrams

If the former Georgia House Democratic leader wins, she would become the country’s first black woman governor and break a Republican “trifecta.”

Chrissy Houlahan

Angered by Trump’s election, this Pennsylvania business leader and U.S. Navy veteran challenged an incumbent Republican for a seat in the U.S. House. Then he dropped out.

Fayrouz Saad

The former DHS official is running as a Democrat for a toss-up open seat representing Michigan in the U.S. House. She could become the first Muslim-American woman in Congress.

Debra Haaland

The Democratic Party activist is running for an open seat in the U.S. House representing New Mexico. She would become the first Native American woman in Congress.

Leah Phifer

The former FBI intelligence analyst and motorcycle enthusiast ran as Democrat in a competitive race for an open Minnesota seat in the U.S. House.

Mina Davis

The young entrepreneur and Democrat is running for Nebraska State Senate, and is the only person of color running for office in the entire state.

Haley Stevens

This former Treasury Department official and Michigan Democrat is running for an open congressional seat in a crowded toss-up contest.

Lena Epstein

The business owner and former Michigan Trump campaign co-chair is running for a competitive open seat in the U.S. House.