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How One Ohio City Turned Election Day Into A Paid Holiday
City commissioners came up with an elegantly simple solution.
Mitch McConnell Says Election Day Holiday Is Dem 'Power Grab,' Twitter Users Erupt
"Only Mitch McConnell and Senate Republicans could manipulate something as benign and well intentioned as making Election Day a holiday into a vast left-wing conspiracy."
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Suggests Ditching Columbus Day For Election Day Holiday
The congresswoman-elect is sure that Americans don't already get enough days off.
More Than 1,000 Educators Won Elections On Tuesday, Teachers Union Says
"We saw wins up and down the ballot, and we are on fire," the head of the National Education Association said of the midterms.
Demi Lovato Is 'Grateful' On Election Day In First Photo Since Rehab
The "Sober" singer broke her silence on Instagram with a voting photo.
How Americans Are Juggling Voting And Work This Election Day
Under federal law, employers aren't required to give workers time off to get to the polls, so many voters have come up with their own routines.
Amy Schumer Shares Sweet Ultrasound Video Of Baby To Get People To Vote
"It has so much energy — that’s why I’m puking every day.”
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Ellen DeGeneres Marks Election Day With 8-Year-Old Presidential Whiz
Curtis M. Wong
Macey Hensley is thrilled for the 2018 midterms -- even though she won't be able to vote for another decade.
77-Year-Old Voter Tears Up At Beto O'Rourke Visiting Polling Place: 'It Means A Lot'
“We’re honored that he was here,” Texas resident Pamela Aguirre said. "He represents everything that Donald Trump isn’t.”
These Powerful Photos Show Voters Making Their Voices Heard Across The Country
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Exit Polls, Explained: What They Can And Can't Tell Us About The 2018 Midterm Elections
Exit polling has seen some changes since the last election.
Jimmy Kimmel Catches People Lying About Already Voting In The Midterms
"The folks you are about to see are not early voters, voters by mail. These are people falsely claiming they went to their polling place that morning."
Samantha Bee Zings Hillary Clinton To Make Serious Election Day Point
“You cannot take this election for granted," said the "Full Frontal" host.
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These Cities Are Offering Free Public Transport On Election Day
Los Angeles, Houston, Tampa and more are making it that much easier for voters to get to the polls.
Twitter Users Needle Donald Trump Jr. For Telling People To Vote On The Wrong Day
The president’s son was trying to get Republicans to vote in the 2018 midterm elections.
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Few People Want To Be Poll Workers, And That’s A Problem
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Two-thirds of jurisdictions had a hard time recruiting enough poll workers.
New York Man Built 200-Pound Bomb To Detonate On Election Day: Feds
Paul Rosenfeld intended the blast on Washington's National Mall to draw attention to "sortition," an ancient political ideology, authorities said.
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Voters Will Likely Use North Carolina's Unconstitutional Congressional Map Again This Year
Those challenging the districts said it would be "too disruptive — and counterproductive" to impose new maps before Election Day.
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Massachusetts' Top Court Upholds 20-Day Voter Registration Cut-Off
By Nate Raymond, Reuters
The ACLU contended the 20-day restriction disenfranchises thousands of otherwise qualified voters.
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DCCC Makes First Investment In Pennsylvania Democrat's Special Election Bid
To start, the party organ is buying $224,000 worth of TV ads.
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Alabama Senate Special Election Hinges On African-American Turnout
The American Prospect
To win, Doug Jones is banking on high turnout among the state’s nearly 900,000 African-American voters, who make up 26.6 percent of the electorate.
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Women Made History On Election Night And This Is Only The Beginning
, Guest Writer
Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP)
We knew more women were running for office, but we didn’t anticipate this!
Brendan McDermid / Reuters
Voter Turnout In New York -- How Low Will We Go?
Adjunct Professor of Government and Politics at St. John's Uni...
What is rock bottom when it comes to our participatory democracy?
Boomerang Tuesday: 5 Reasons Election Day Was A Win For The Climate
Senior Comms Dir (Climate/Health), Environmental Defense Fund ...
The electoral backlash has arrived.
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One Year Later, The Trump Nightmare Is As Horrific As Many Of Us Imagined
LGBTQ rights have been dealt a stunning blow. Yet, a year since Election Day 2016 we're stronger and ready for the fight.
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