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Politics Apr 16As America embraces voting early, GOP moves to restrict it
More than 111 million Americans voted before Election Day in 2020. But Republicans are moving to make it harder for that to happen again.
Politics Jan 10Oaths questioned as Trump’s backers fight against loss
Before they take office, elected officials swear to uphold the U.S. Constitution. But what happens when they are accused of doing the opposite?…
Nation Nov 13Military voters fear they’re part of Trump campaign’s unsupported fraud claim
Lawyers from Trump’s campaign sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr alleging they had uncovered what they described as “criminal voter fraud” in Nevada. Voting rights activists say hundreds of people on the list appear to be linked to…
Politics Nov 03Huge voter turnout expected despite virus, political rancor
Election Day in the U.S. is unfolding like no other, with nearly 100 million Americans having already cast their ballots before polls opened. Voters took advantage of absentee balloting and early in-person voting amid a pandemic that has killed more…
Nation Nov 02Polling places are latest front in battle over face masks
Most states, even ones with broad mask mandates, are stopping short of forcing voters to use a face covering.
Politics Sep 09Report from Senate Democrats says Postal Service changes delay prescription drugs
Delivery of mail-order prescription drugs was delayed significantly this summer after the new postmaster general ordered major changes in U.S. Postal Service operations.
Nation Aug 24WATCH: Postmaster general says Trump attacks on mail-in ballots ‘not helpful’
DeJoy was testifying for a second day on Capitol Hill, facing tense questions from lawmakers over an uproar in mail delivery delays since he took the helm in mid-June.
Politics Aug 21WATCH: Postmaster says ‘no idea’ mailboxes, equipment being removed
Facing public backlash, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is testifying that it's his "sacred duty" to ensure election mail delivery. A Senate committee is digging into service changes he made ahead of the November election, just as millions of Americans are…
Politics Aug 20Embattled postal leader is a Trump donor with deep GOP ties
A Republican megadonor with significant financial stakes in companies that compete with the post office, DeJoy's short tenure as postmaster general has been marred by controversial policies.
Politics Aug 19Pelosi says postmaster general has no plans to restore mail cuts despite public outcry
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's postmaster general has no intention of restoring mail equipment or paying overtime hours he cut despite public outcry the changes are undermining service before Election Day.