Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) didn't want to call special elections for two Republicans, presumably because the seats were expected to flip to Democrats in the anti-GOP political climate.
The upset of Sanford, a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, was the latest sign of Trump's firm grip on the Republican Party.
While the state's Senate race will be a marquee event in November, the general election matchup is pretty much decided. Allred still looks every bit the National Football League defender he was before becoming a civil rights attorney.
The Associated Press called the race for him at 9:30 p.m. PDT.
Corey Stewart, a combative conservative Republican and immigration hardliner who almost upset Ed Gillespie for the party's gubernatorial nomination past year, won the right to face Democratic Senator Tim Kaine, the 2016 vice presidential candidate, in November's U.S. Senate election in November.
In the 6th District, Jennifer Lewis won a four-way Democratic primary for an open seat.
A key measure of Democrats' leanings will come in suburban northern Virginia, where vulnerable Republican Barbara Comstock has a half-dozen Democrats vying to knock her out of Congress in November.
Longtime Register of Deeds John O'Brien of Lynn also will be facing a Democratic primary challenge in September. McMaster was one of the few established Republicans in the state to back Trump in 2016, and became governor when Trump named Nikki Haley as United Nations ambassador.
The two former congressmen wasted little time setting their sights on the November election, blasting each other's records in the U.S. House within an hour of being declared primary winners.
MCMASTER OF HIS OWN FATE: The Palmetto State is home to one of the most compelling gubernatorial contests of the year. Trump lashed out against Sanford, declaring him "unhelpful" in a tweet and referring to his 2009 extramarital affair.
The congresswoman on Tuesday defeated challenger Reuben D'Silva. McMaster must win 50% of the vote or more in order to avoid what would be an embarrassing runoff.
Virginia Republicans also will choose a challenger to Democratic Senator Tim Kaine, the 2016 vice presidential candidate, whose re-election appears relatively safe.
In South Carolina, voters were selecting Democratic and Republican nominees for the governorship.
DuWayne Hendrickson, a Republican from Minot, plans to run as an independent in the general election. Critics of the law say they worry about how it will be implemented and that there could be errors.
Arrington will face Joe Cunningham, who won the Democratic primary with 71.5 percent.
In the Democratic primary in this Virginia Beach-anchored district, retired Navy officer Elaine Luria, who had the backing of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, beat Karen Mallard, a public school teacher. CNN rates both as Lean Republican.
And in Virginia, incumbent Republican Rep. CNN rates it Likely Republican. Rosen, a freshman lawmaker, is vacating her seat to run for Senate.
There's also a Republican primary Tuesday in the 10th District. CNN rates this race as Lean Democrat. His central Nevada district, including the Las Vegas suburbs, gives Democrats a slight advantage, as CNN rates this race lean Democrat. She collected 99.6 percent of the vote with 397 of 424 or 94 percent of precincts reporting, according to unofficial results from the North Dakota Secretary of State's office.
Weeks into the primary season, with five more states voting Tuesday, Democrats' midterm class is shaping up to test what liberal messages the party can sell to the moderate and GOP-leaning voters who will help determine control of the House after the November election. If no one receives a majority, the last-place candidate is dropped and those voters' second choice voters get added to the original vote count. And Democratic voters typically aren't tapping the most liberal choices in targeted districts.
When will it take place in the timeline of the Elder Scrolls universe? The Balck Marsh is set in the Argonian lands. Blades provides a massive first-person RPG experience you can play on your phone during those "important meetings".
Anthony Mannino was on patrol when he saw the child running on the side of Route 59, so he used his patrol auto to block traffic. Mannino alerted dispatch that he caught the boy and would begin the search for his parents, according to the Naperville Sun .
President Donald Trump said Thursday the talks were going well and that North Korean officials may come to Washington on Friday. Trump indicated that the campaign of "maximum pressure" was at least on hold, vowing no new sanctions while talks are ongoing.
It sounds like some fans may have taken Clint Barton/Hawkeye's absence from Avengers: Infinity War a little too seriously. The only other movies in the $2 billion club are " Avatar ", " Titanic " and " Star Wars: The Force Awakens ".
Just to add to the complexity, there is a third option for voters: neither Morocco or United and we start a new bidding process. What time is the World Cup on and where can I watch it in Hong Kong? " Thank you so, so very much for this incredible honor ".
But Thiem showed resilience in getting two break points on Nadal's serve. "So there is not 10 more chances to keep playing here". But that was only after Nadal had allowed him just two games in a last-eight mauling in Monte Carlo.
Four decades in S.C. politics, 16 months in the governor's office and an endorsement from the president were not enough for Gov. Sanford told his supporters shortly before 11 p.m. he was likely to lose his bid for re-election Tuesday night.
Scientists warn against venturing too close to lava hitting water, saying it could expose people to dangers from flying debris. There was "not a lot of change" to the lava flow, said Janet Babb, a geologist with the USGS' Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
Farmers block oil refineries and depots across France
Contrastingly, Malaysian officials have warned of possible trade repercussions that could affect a French fighter jet deal. Many farmers welcomed the president's call for fairer farmgate prices as part of a food chain review past year .
U.S., Canada and Mexico to Host World Cup in 2026
Morocco , which has now lost five bid campaigns, was classy in defeat - congratulating the North American winners. Toronto, along with Montreal and Edmonton, could host three or four games in the tournament's knockout round.
Antoine Griezmann’s future is still a mystery
Lemar was strongly linked with both Liverpool and Arsenal last season but is now set for a move to the Wanda Metropolitano. 'The two clubs will continue to work in the coming days in order to find a definitive agreement'.
Justify 4/5 favorite to win Belmont, complete triple crown
The only horse in the 10-horse Belmont race that ran in both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness other than Justify is Bravazo . It's rare to find a horse in this day and age that makes 6 starts in four months, period, let alone win them all.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Reach New Custody Agreement
The court, however, is letting 16-year-old Maddox essentially decide how much time he wants to spend with Brad because he's older. A judge in the former couple's case believes the children " not having a relationship with their father is harmful to them".
No More Nuclear Threat from North Korea
State media agency KCNA published an enthusiastic article in English praising the talks as a historic break from the past. Pyongyang in return "commits to work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula ", the document says.
Toronto Raptors hiring Nick Nurse as next coach
Toronto fired Dwane Casey on May 11 after the team was swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference semifinal. He is the franchise's all-time leader in wins, winning percentage, games coached and playoff games coached (51).
South Korea Blindsided By Trump War Games Agreement
Kim arrived in the city with a bullet-proof limousine and a portable toilet in tow, according to South Korean newspaper Chosun. There are also annual springtime drills. -South Korea alliance is the US troops stationed in South Korea and the joint U.S.