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Springfield springs into action: Lawmakers pass mail voting, property tax, jobless, borrowing bills —  and plan to return Saturday

Springfield springs into action: Lawmakers pass mail voting, property tax, jobless, borrowing bills — and plan to return Saturday

The wheels were rolling on Friday — all day — on several key issues, including measures to delay property tax payments during the pandemic and allow a "bridge [...] Read full article: Springfield springs into action: Lawmake...→

Springfield springs into action: Lawmakers pass mail voting, property tax, jobless, borrowing bills —  and plan to return Saturday

Springfield springs into action: Lawmakers pass mail voting, property tax, jobless, borrowing bills — and plan to return Saturday

The wheels were rolling on Friday — all day — on several key issues, including measures to delay property tax payments during the pandemic and allow a "bridge [...] Read full article: Springfield springs into action: Lawmake...→

Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail Voting in Texas

A federal appeals court on Thursday continued to keep on hold any expansion of mail voting in Texas, where President Donald Trump has cheered on a fight agains [...] Read full article: Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail V...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November’s presidential race on election night, a scenario... Read full article: Mail-in voting could turn Election Day i...→

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas officials fighting to block widespread mail-in voting during the pandemic claimed victory after the state’s highest court ruled Wednesday that a lack of [...] Read full article: Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qual...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt echoed President Trump's concerns about mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that it will likely [...] Read full article: Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up...→

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

Twitter added a warning phrase to two Trump tweets that called mail-in ballots "fraudulent" and predicted that "mail boxes will be robbed," among other things. Read full article: In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warn...→

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

President Trump on Tuesday continued to attack sweeping plans in some states to let voters cast their ballot via mail, saying it invites mischief. Read full article: Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You...→

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel on Tuesday accused Democrats of using the coronavirus pandemic to try to upend election integrity. Read full article: Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Wednesday on NBC's "Today," Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) said President Donald Trump should "just stick with the facts not opinions" in regards to the safety of ma [...] Read full article: Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick...→

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

The president himself sent his vote in by mail in Florida's elections. ... Ultimately, it isn't the president's decision whether states vote by mail. That's up [...] Read full article: Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in v...→

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month's primary election. Read full article: Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail...→

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

The Trump campaign is feuding with Twitter over fact-checks added to two of the president's tweets regarding mail-in voting in California.Twitter on Tuesday ad [...] Read full article: Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added...→

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

This appears to be the first time that the social media giant has fact-checked Trump or otherwise enforced its terms regarding his tweets. Read full article: Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading'...→

National Republican Groups Sue California to Stop Mail-in Voting in November - Times of San Diego

The Republican National Committee filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mail-in ballots for the November election. Read full article: National Republican Groups Sue Californi...→

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

"Our communities simply can not wait until the November veto session to address these systemic failures and the eroded trust of our neighborhoods when it comes [...] Read full article: Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers s...→

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

"Seventy percent of us are in favor of allowing any voter to vote by mail if they want to. And if this pandemic continues into the fall, as it almost certainly [...] Read full article: Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-...→

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

In the Wisconsin primary in April, so many poll workers dropped out because of the pandemic that the number of polling places in Milwaukee had to be reduced fr [...] Read full article: Mail-in voting requires fewer poll worke...→

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner warned that President Trump's criticism of mail-in voting may unintentionally dissuade GOP voters from using absentee ballots. Read full article: John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comm...→

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC host Chris Hayes on Tuesday evening accused President Donald Trump of engaging in “jihad” against mail-in voting that is becoming “dangerous” and “insidi [...] Read full article: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on ...→

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

"We have an obligation to our voters to inform them of what the law is in their state and what their options are," the campaign said. Read full article: As Trump rails against mail-in voting, h...→

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to close down social media outlets after Twitter fact checked his claims about mail-in ballots. Read full article: Trump threatens to 'close' down social m...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick admonished Democrats for pushing mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that such measures would be "the end o [...] Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, D...→

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

All-mail elections have been going on for years in some states, and from the liberal bastions of Oregon and Washington to rock-red conservative Utah, the voter [...] Read full article: Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than ...→

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month’s primary election. Read full article: Postal worker charged with mail-in votin...→

Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail Voting in Texas

A federal appeals court on Thursday continued to keep on hold any expansion of mail voting in Texas, where President Donald Trump has cheered on a fight agains [...] Read full article: Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail V...→

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

"Our communities simply can not wait until the November veto session to address these systemic failures and the eroded trust of our neighborhoods when it comes [...] Read full article: Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers s...→

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

In the Wisconsin primary in April, so many poll workers dropped out because of the pandemic that the number of polling places in Milwaukee had to be reduced fr [...] Read full article: Mail-in voting requires fewer poll worke...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC host Chris Hayes on Tuesday evening accused President Donald Trump of engaging in “jihad” against mail-in voting that is becoming “dangerous” and “insidi [...] Read full article: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on ...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick admonished Democrats for pushing mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that such measures would be "the end o [...] Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, D...→

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month's primary election. Read full article: Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail...→

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

All-mail elections have been going on for years in some states, and from the liberal bastions of Oregon and Washington to rock-red conservative Utah, the voter [...] Read full article: Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than ...→

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

This appears to be the first time that the social media giant has fact-checked Trump or otherwise enforced its terms regarding his tweets. Read full article: Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading'...→

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

President Trump on Tuesday continued to attack sweeping plans in some states to let voters cast their ballot via mail, saying it invites mischief. Read full article: Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

"Seventy percent of us are in favor of allowing any voter to vote by mail if they want to. And if this pandemic continues into the fall, as it almost certainly [...] Read full article: Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November’s presidential race on election night, a scenario... Read full article: Mail-in voting could turn Election Day i...→

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner warned that President Trump's criticism of mail-in voting may unintentionally dissuade GOP voters from using absentee ballots. Read full article: John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comm...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas officials fighting to block widespread mail-in voting during the pandemic claimed victory after the state’s highest court ruled Wednesday that a lack of [...] Read full article: Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qual...→

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

"We have an obligation to our voters to inform them of what the law is in their state and what their options are," the campaign said. Read full article: As Trump rails against mail-in voting, h...→

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Wednesday on NBC's "Today," Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) said President Donald Trump should "just stick with the facts not opinions" in regards to the safety of ma [...] Read full article: Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick...→

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to close down social media outlets after Twitter fact checked his claims about mail-in ballots. Read full article: Trump threatens to 'close' down social m...→

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

The president himself sent his vote in by mail in Florida's elections. ... Ultimately, it isn't the president's decision whether states vote by mail. That's up [...] Read full article: Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in v...→

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt echoed President Trump's concerns about mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that it will likely [...] Read full article: Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up...→

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

The Trump campaign is feuding with Twitter over fact-checks added to two of the president's tweets regarding mail-in voting in California.Twitter on Tuesday ad [...] Read full article: Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added...→

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

Twitter added a warning phrase to two Trump tweets that called mail-in ballots "fraudulent" and predicted that "mail boxes will be robbed," among other things. Read full article: In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warn...→

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month’s primary election. Read full article: Postal worker charged with mail-in votin...→

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel on Tuesday accused Democrats of using the coronavirus pandemic to try to upend election integrity. Read full article: Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in...→

National Republican Groups Sue California to Stop Mail-in Voting in November - Times of San Diego

The Republican National Committee filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mail-in ballots for the November election. Read full article: National Republican Groups Sue Californi...→

Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail Voting in Texas

A federal appeals court on Thursday continued to keep on hold any expansion of mail voting in Texas, where President Donald Trump has cheered on a fight agains [...] Read full article: Court Continues Halt on Expanding Mail V...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers say yes, to deal with ‘state of emergency’ – but legislative leaders largely mum

"Our communities simply can not wait until the November veto session to address these systemic failures and the eroded trust of our neighborhoods when it comes [...] Read full article: Return to Springfield? Three lawmakers s...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-In Voting Scaremongering

"Seventy percent of us are in favor of allowing any voter to vote by mail if they want to. And if this pandemic continues into the fall, as it almost certainly [...] Read full article: Video: John Oliver Debunks Trump's Mail-...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

Mail-in voting requires fewer poll workers to put their lives at risk from COVID-19 | Letters

In the Wisconsin primary in April, so many poll workers dropped out because of the pandemic that the number of polling places in Milwaukee had to be reduced fr [...] Read full article: Mail-in voting requires fewer poll worke...→

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election Week

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November’s presidential race on election night, a scenario... Read full article: Mail-in voting could turn Election Day i...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comments Could Accidentally Suppress GOP Turnout

John Pudner warned that President Trump's criticism of mail-in voting may unintentionally dissuade GOP voters from using absentee ballots. Read full article: John Pudner: Trump’s Mail-In Voting Comm...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on Jihad Against Mail-In Voting’

MSNBC host Chris Hayes on Tuesday evening accused President Donald Trump of engaging in “jihad” against mail-in voting that is becoming “dangerous” and “insidi [...] Read full article: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: Trump ‘Has Gone on ...→

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qualify for Mail Voting

Texas officials fighting to block widespread mail-in voting during the pandemic claimed victory after the state’s highest court ruled Wednesday that a lack of [...] Read full article: Texas Court Says Virus Fear Doesn’t Qual...→

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, his campaign tries to make it easier for Pennsylvania supporters

"We have an obligation to our voters to inform them of what the law is in their state and what their options are," the campaign said. Read full article: As Trump rails against mail-in voting, h...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick to Facts, 'No Evidence Whatsoever' of Fraud

Wednesday on NBC's "Today," Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) said President Donald Trump should "just stick with the facts not opinions" in regards to the safety of ma [...] Read full article: Newsom to Trump on Mail-in Voting: Stick...→

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

Trump threatens to 'close' down social media platforms after Twitter fact checks claims on mail-in voting fraud

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to close down social media outlets after Twitter fact checked his claims about mail-in ballots. Read full article: Trump threatens to 'close' down social m...→

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in voting The president continues to criticize the vote-by-mail process. 2M ago

The president himself sent his vote in by mail in Florida's elections. ... Ultimately, it isn't the president's decision whether states vote by mail. That's up [...] Read full article: Trump ramps up attacks against mail-in v...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, Dems over mail-in voting: 'If they get it, it's the end of democracy'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick admonished Democrats for pushing mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that such measures would be "the end o [...] Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick bashes Twitter, D...→

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up in apartments and trash cans and in hallways' due to mail-in voting

Former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt echoed President Trump's concerns about mail-in voting Tuesday, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that it will likely [...] Read full article: Ex-Nevada AG describes ballots 'piled up...→

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail-in voting fraud charges

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month's primary election. Read full article: Thomas Cooper, postal worker, faces mail...→

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added to President's Tweets on Mail-in Voting

The Trump campaign is feuding with Twitter over fact-checks added to two of the president's tweets regarding mail-in voting in California.Twitter on Tuesday ad [...] Read full article: Trump, Twitter Feud on Fact-Checks Added...→

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than in-person voting, academics says

All-mail elections have been going on for years in some states, and from the liberal bastions of Oregon and Washington to rock-red conservative Utah, the voter [...] Read full article: Mail-in vote fraud ‘more frequent’ than ...→

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets about mail-in voting

Twitter added a warning phrase to two Trump tweets that called mail-in ballots "fraudulent" and predicted that "mail boxes will be robbed," among other things. Read full article: In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warn...→

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading' tweet on mail-in voting

This appears to be the first time that the social media giant has fact-checked Trump or otherwise enforced its terms regarding his tweets. Read full article: Twitter fact-checks Trump's 'misleading'...→

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Postal worker charged with mail-in voting fraud

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday lodged mail-fraud charges against a postal worker they say altered absentee ballot requests in last month’s primary election. Read full article: Postal worker charged with mail-in votin...→

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You’re asking for fraud’

President Trump on Tuesday continued to attack sweeping plans in some states to let voters cast their ballot via mail, saying it invites mischief. Read full article: Trump rails against mail-in voting: ‘You...→

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in voting order: 'Brazen power grab' that will create chaos

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel on Tuesday accused Democrats of using the coronavirus pandemic to try to upend election integrity. Read full article: Ronna McDaniel rips California's mail-in...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

National Republican Groups Sue California to Stop Mail-in Voting in November - Times of San Diego

The Republican National Committee filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mail-in ballots for the November election. Read full article: National Republican Groups Sue Californi...→