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Politics Jul 16AP report: Few AZ voter fraud cases, discrediting Trump’s claims
While it's possible more cases could emerge, the numbers illustrate the implausibility of Trump's claims that fraud and irregularities in Arizona cost him the state's electorate votes.
Nation Jun 25Justice department sues Georgia over state’s new election law
Republican lawmakers in the state pushed back immediately, pledging a forceful defense of Georgia's law.
Politics Jun 22WATCH: GOP filibuster halts Democrats’ signature voting bill
The Democrats' sweeping attempt to rewrite U.S. election and voting law stalled in the Senate Tuesday, blocked by a wall of Republican opposition to what would have been the largest overhaul of the electoral system in a generation.
Politics Jun 17Voting bill showdown looms as GOP rejects Manchin plan
The Senate will take a key vote next week on a sweeping rewrite of voting and election law, setting up a dramatic test of Democratic unity on a top priority that Republicans are vowing to block.
Politics Jun 11WATCH: Justice Department will review restrictive GOP voting laws
The Justice Department will scrutinize a wave of new laws in Republican-controlled states that tighten voting rules, Attorney General Merrick Garland said Friday, vowing to take action on any violations of federal law.
Politics May 11WATCH: McConnell leads GOP in attack on Dems’ voting rights bill
The measure would bring about the largest overhaul of U.S. elections in a generation, touching on almost every aspect of the electoral process.
Politics Dec 16WATCH: Republican senators push baseless claims of widespread voter fraud in election security hearing
Republican senators on Wednesday further perpetuated President Donald Trump’s baseless claims of widespread voter fraud, two days after Democrat Joe Biden’s victory was sealed by the Electoral College.
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…
Politics Oct 19Some states will count ballots of those who die prior to Election Day
Ballots cast by people who vote early but die before Election Day are sometimes cited as proof of voter fraud, but in many states they're perfectly legal.
Politics Sep 07In battlegrounds, absentee ballot rejections could triple
With the coronavirus creating a surge in mail-in balloting and postal delays reported across the country, the number of rejected ballots in November is projected to be significantly higher than previous elections.