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Daniel Bush is PBS NewsHour's Senior Political Reporter.
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Politics Nov 20In Georgia, can Biden’s winning coalition deliver the Senate to Democrats?
What would have been a long shot political upset only a few years ago but is now being viewed as a real possibility after massive turnout from suburban voters in the general election helped President-elect Joe Biden flip the state…
Politics Nov 07Biden defeats Trump after flipping key battleground states
Former Vice President Joe Biden will become the 46th president of the United States, defeating President Donald Trump after one term in office.
Politics Nov 06In an unprecedented election, two key swing states show how we got here
Election Day has come and gone, but there are still many unanswered questions, along with uncertainty about how we got here and where we go next. In this episode, we talk to our reporters who have been covering this election…
Politics Nov 04Pennsylvania keeps counting ballots despite Trump’s efforts to claim victory prematurely
Trump’s Election Day lead in Pennsylvania over former Joe Biden narrowed Wednesday as the state continued counting a record number of mail-in and absentee ballots and signaled final results could still be days away. …
Politics Nov 04Without a winner, Trump falsely claims victory while Biden urges patience
The presidency hangs in the balance as the nation counts millions of remaining ballots.
Politics Nov 02Why Philadelphia and its surrounding suburbs are ‘absolutely critical’ for Biden
Pennsylvania could be a critical milestone in any path to victory during this presidential contest. Daniel Bush is on the ground in the swing state, and he joins Judy Woodruff to discuss why Philadelphia and its surrounding suburbs are so…
Politics Nov 02In Pennsylvania, mail-in ballots and legal battles could put our electoral system to the test
The pandemic, a nationwide shift toward voting by mail and a flurry of pre-election lawsuits are upending how voters and election officials prepare for the election. Nowhere is that uncertainty more evident than in Pennsylvania…
Politics Oct 30‘Symbolism isn’t enough.’ Black Democrats in Milwaukee question whether Biden victory would bring real change
Former Vice President Joe Biden’s path to victory runs through battleground states like Wisconsin where Black voters in Milwaukee and other metropolitan areas will play a pivotal role in deciding the outcome of the presidential election.
Politics Oct 26Why voter suppression continues and how the pandemic has made it worse
The disenfranchisement of voters has been a part of America’s history for as long as it’s held elections, and this year is no different. A look at the history of voter suppression and what it looks like in a pandemic.
Politics Oct 235 takeaways from the final Trump-Biden debate
President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden made clear Thursday that voters face a stark choice. Trump asked Americans to believe that the United States has rounded the corner on the coronavirus pandemic, at…