Meet the truly new faces on the national political stage
November 8, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — The 2018 midterm elections introduced the nation to some electrifying candidates. Beto O'Rourke, the skateboarding liberal, charmed voters in Texas, while Stacey Abrams in Georgia and Andrew Gillum in Florida had the chance to make history.
But as of Wednesday, none of those rock stars had won. Instead, some less flashy sleeper candidates racked up big victories. You may not have heard their names during the campaign, but you'll probably hear them again.
TONY EVERS, WISCONSIN GOVERNOR-ELECT
The former teacher and state superintendent, 67, ousted former Republican sta...
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