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Politics Nov 04WATCH: Trump campaign falsely claims victory in Pennsylvania before all votes have been counted
Members of the Trump campaign spoke from Philadelphia today.
Politics Nov 04Trump sues in Pennsylvania, Michigan; asks for Wis. recount
The Trump campaign says it has filed lawsuits Wednesday in Pennsylvania and Michigan, laying the groundwork for contesting the outcome in undecided battleground states that could determine whether President Donald Trump gets another four years in the White House.
Politics Nov 03GOP keeps options open to challenge absentee ballots in Pennsylvania
Republicans are keeping their legal options open to challenge absentee ballots in Pennsylvania, if the battleground state proves critical to President Donald Trump’s reelection.
Politics Nov 03Election Day shadowed by threats of legal challenges
Since the 2000 presidential election, which was ultimately decided by the Supreme Court, both parties have enlisted legal teams to prepare for the possibility that voting wouldn’t settle the contest.
Politics Oct 27Barrett sworn in at court as issues important to Trump await
Amy Coney Barrett was formally sworn in Tuesday as the Supreme Court's ninth justice, her oath administered in private by Chief Justice John Roberts.
Politics Oct 26Supreme Court won’t extend Wisconsin’s absentee ballot deadline
The justices on Monday refused to reinstate a lower court order that called for mailed ballots to be counted if they are received up to six days after the Nov. 3 election.
Politics Oct 16Justices to weigh Trump census plan to exclude noncitizens
The justices signaled in their order Friday that they will hear arguments in December and issue a decision by early January, when Trump must report the once-a-decade census results to Congress.
Politics Oct 15Senate Judiciary sets Oct. 22 vote on Barrett’s nomination
The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday set an Oct. 22 vote on Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination as Republicans race to confirm President Donald Trump's pick before the Nov. 3 election.
Politics Oct 14WATCH: Judge Amy Coney Barrett Supreme Court confirmation hearings – Day 4
Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court to take the seat of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg seems inevitable, as even some Senate Democrats acknowledged in Senate hearings on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Politics Oct 13WATCH: Judge Amy Coney Barrett Supreme Court confirmation hearings – Day 3
For the second straight day, Barrett repeatedly declined to give her personal views, or to preview how she might rule, on issues that could become before the court.