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Politics May 21Trump slams mail-in balloting promoted by his own campaign
President Donald Trump is railing against mail-in balloting that in some cases has been promoted by his own reelection campaign.
Politics May 21Trump threatens funds for states easing voting in pandemic
President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to hold up federal funds for two election battleground states that are trying to make it easier and safer to vote during the coronavirus pandemic.
Economy Apr 28Pandemic stress pushes front-line workers toward labor action
Front-line workers are staging job action after job action in their quest for protection from the coronavirus. The protests have extended from Amazon to Instacart and McDonalds.
Nation Apr 10As Trump rails against mail voting, some allies embrace it
As President Donald Trump rails against voting by mail, many members of his own political party are embracing it to keep their voters safe during the coronavirus outbreak.
Politics Apr 04Trump, Dems clash on boosting mail-in voting during pandemic
WASHINGTON — While Wisconsin struggles to hold its primary on Tuesday, President Donald Trump and Democrats are bickering over how to provide voters with safe and secure access to a ballot as the coronavirus pandemic rages in the U.S. and…
Politics Mar 30How will we vote? Outbreak revives debate on mail-in ballots
Democrats say they will continue to push for requiring states to expand mail voting, which they argue is safer than showing up at crowded polling stations. But Republicans blocked that effort in the relief bill and argue it's a politically…
Politics Mar 046 takeaways from Super Tuesday elections
Super Tuesday is the biggest day on the primary calendar, and the results seem very likely to reshape the Democratic presidential race in ways few could have predicted a couple weeks ago.
Politics Feb 22Six questions before the Nevada caucus
The Nevada caucus, the third contest in the Democratic presidential race, is Saturday. One of the key questions is how well Sen. Bernie Sanders does.
Politics Feb 206 takeaways from the Las Vegas Democratic debate
Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg, a newcomer to the debate stage, received the most attention and none of it was positive.
Politics Feb 15Sanders’ bond with Latinos gets first test of many in Nevada
Bernie Sanders, a self-declared socialist from Vermont, is sometimes pigeon-holed as the hero to white college students and lefty boomers. But his presidential campaign believes his outreach to diverse voters, especially Latinos, will be the secret to his success and…