Politicians Weigh In as Doug Jones Wins Alabama Senate Seat

In a tweet, President Trump congratulated Mr. Jones on his victory and called write-in votes “ a very big factor” in the outcome.

Women Line Up to Run for Office, Aiming a ‘Primal Scream’ at Trump

The election of President Trump, the Women’s March and a flood of sexual assault charges against powerful men have combined to build a wave of political activism among women.

In Minnesota, Outrage and Sorrow Over Al Franken Allegations

Minnesotans reeled over the news that their senator had become the latest politician accused of mistreating women, though many stopped short of calling for his resignation.