Politics Jun 09The truth about vote-by-mail and fraud
The question of how to conduct elections safely during a pandemic remains timely as voters go to the polls in five states on Tuesday. With COVID-19 still present across the country, officials are trying to prepare for this fall’s election,…
Nation May 06‘This isn’t a red or blue issue.’ Workers on political battle over state, city funding
Congress is divided over whether the next coronavirus relief bill should fund cities and states reeling from the economic impact of the pandemic. Democrats and some Republicans cite governors and mayors who say aid is needed to stave off additional…
Politics Apr 27As Pence heads to Minnesota, voters in key battleground state weigh Trump’s pandemic response
The Minnesota trip marks the vice president’s fourth public appearance outside Washington since the World Health Organization officially declared the pandemic — his previous three trips were to other states key to Trump’s re-election: Colorado, Wisconsin and Virginia.
Politics Mar 02Ahead of Super Tuesday, many NC voters worry they can’t trust election process
As federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies issued a new warning Monday about attempts by foreign actors to influence American elections, many North Carolinians are already concerned about the security and integrity of their ballots. The state dealt with a…
Politics Feb 25WATCH: Steyer says NDAs should not be a presidential debate focus
Tom Steyer, qualified for the 10th Democratic debate after increasing his poll numbers in South Carolina, told the PBS NewsHour that attacks against Michael Bloomberg over the nondisclosure agreements are a distraction.
Politics Feb 25WATCH: Buttigieg vows to focus on diversity ahead of South Carolina
“It's so important for us to broaden that base in order to win. And in order to deserve to win,” Buttigieg told the PBS NewsHour in an interview.
Politics Feb 24WATCH: In South Carolina, Biden says he’ll ‘stay in this for the long haul’
After attending an African-American Baptist church in North Charleston on Sunday morning, Biden told the PBS NewsHour in an interview that he’s confident his support in South Carolina will hold, especially among African-Americans who make up 60 percent of the…
Politics Jan 25The strategy behind Team Trump’s impeachment defense
President Donald Trump’s legal team hopes to convince Republican senators to vote against having witnesses testify as part of the Senate impeachment trial.
Politics Jan 25Trump team dismisses call for chief justice to rule on witnesses
In his closing remarks of the House managers’ three-day presentation on Friday, Rep. Adam Schiff urged senators to vote for additional witnesses and then allow John Roberts to issue a ruling if the president were to claim executive privilege.
Politics Jan 20Read the White House’s arguments in Trump impeachment trial
President Donald Trump's legal team rejected the House of Representatives' impeachment charges as "flimsy."…