Headlines

2:47 pm EST
Nov 7 '16
   — www.npr.org

Democrats Look To Make Gains In State Legislatures

Republicans control a record 67 out of 98 partisan state legislative chambers, and Democrats hope to take over between six and 12 chambers on Tuesday.

1:04 pm EDT
Nov 4 '16
   — www.nbcnews.com

U.S. readies to fend off Election Day cyber meddling by Russia, others

The U.S. government believes hackers from Russia or elsewhere may try to undermine the presidential election and is mounting an unprecedented effort to counter their cyber meddling, American officials told NBC News. The effort is being coordinated by the White House and the Department of Homeland Security, but reaches across multiple government agencies, including the CIA, the National Security Agency and other elements of the Defense Department, current and former officials say.

1:07 pm EDT
Oct 31 '16
  Arizona — azdailysun.com

Appeals court won’t block Arizona ballot-collection law

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal appeals court panel late Friday refused to block a new Arizona law making it a felony to collect early ballots from voters.

9:18 pm EDT
Oct 24 '16
   — www.cnn.com

Clinton leads by 5 heading in to final two weeks

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 5 points as the presidential campaign heads into its final two weeks, with the Democratic nominee's support just shy of the 50% mark, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.

6:23 pm EDT
Oct 22 '16
   — www.reuters.com

Half of Republicans would reject election result if Clinton wins: Reuters/Ipsos

Donald Trump has repeatedly called this year’s presidential election rigged and has coyly said "I will keep you in suspenseā€ on whether he would accept a Hillary Clinton victory, but many Republicans are less circumspect, according to a new poll.

6:23 pm EDT
Oct 22 '16
   — www.newyorker.com

Is Reconciliation Possible After the Election? – The New Yorker

In the event of an increasingly likely Hillary Clinton victory over Donald Trump, how will the victors treat the defeated?

6:22 pm EDT
Oct 22 '16
   — www.cbsnews.com

How real is voter fraud and can the election actually be rigged?

Donald Trump has made waves by claiming that the presidential election is rigged. But Wendy R. Weiser, who directs the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, says voter fraud is “vanishingly rare.” She joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to explain the different types of voter fraud, and the “real risk” of the election hacking threat.

5:55 am EST
Feb 8 '16
  NH — www.washingtonpost.com

Ahead of N.H. primary, questions for Rubio, Trump and Cruz

The top three GOP finishers in Iowa are displaying limitations, but can other candidates capitalize?

5:52 am EST
Feb 8 '16
  IA — www.realclearpolitics.com

Probing for Clues in the Iowa Caucus Numbers

Now that the results of last Monday’s Iowa caucuses are in, speculation naturally turns to next Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary. Will Donald Trump fail once again to receive the percentage he’s…

3:26 pm EDT
Sep 19 '15
  Aurora, IL — www.chicagotribune.com

New state election law seen costly for Kendall County

New state election law costly for Kendall County