election results

  • A voter leaves the booth after casting her ballot in the Pennsylvania primary at a polling place in Philadelphia on April 26. Photo by Charles Mostoller/ Reuters
    October 20, 2016  

    If Donald Trump loses the presidential election, could he legally challenge the results? The Republican candidate continues to suggest he might not accept the outcome unless he wins. Judy Woodruff speaks with election lawyer Chris Ashby and Beverly Gage of Yale University to explore what would have to happen, and the American tradition of the peaceful transition of power. Continue reading

  • May 7, 2010  

    Britain’s conservative party won more seats than the ruling Labor party in this week’s elections, but it lacks a clear majority to establish the government. Simon Marks reports on the country’s first hung parliament in 36 years, as three political parties begin to negotiate a ruling coalition. Continue reading