Election Day

President Donald Trump
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November 06, 2018 - 7:31 pm
(CBS News) — Early exit poll results suggest that President Donald Trump was a factor that significantly affected voting for the House of Representatives in the 2018 midterm elections. Nearly two-thirds of those voters said Mr. Trump was a factor. One quarter of those casting a House ballot said...
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Hadas Kuznits
November 06, 2018 - 6:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For those who don't have access to Uber or Lyft there is an Election Day service called Carpool Vote. Carpool Vote car sharing service specifically helps voters get free rides to their polling places. But on Election Day the company's website experienced some...
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A young museum-goer gets ready to cast his ballot for his favorite toy at the Please Touch Museum.
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Antionette Lee
November 06, 2018 - 4:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Adults weren't the only one voting on Election Day. Dozens of kids also got a piece of the democratic action at the Please Touch Museum — by casting their ballots for their favorite toy candidates. The three candidates were Slinky, Thomas the Tank Engine and...
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Gov. Tom Wolf (second from right) greets voters at Relish restaurant along Ogontz Avenue before he and other top Democratic politicians voted in York County.
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Kristen Johanson
November 06, 2018 - 3:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In the middle of the election chaos, some of the top Democratic leaders in the city and state rallied together for lunch in Northwest Philadelphia Tuesday. Dozens of politicians lined up for lunch at Relish restaurant along Ogontz Avenue before they went off to vote...
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Kecia Lee took a photo of the sign. Committee members at the polling place responded to her question as to why it was there with shrugs and smirks.
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Kim Glovas
November 06, 2018 - 3:15 pm
MALVERN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A handwritten sign encouraging voters to cast ballots for the Republican candidates over Dems has been taken down at a Chester County polling place, but only after one voter drew attention to it. The sign at Sugartown Elementary School in Malvern read, "Easy Ballot"...
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A long line snakes around Benjamin Franklin High School, a polling place in Philadelphia.
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November 06, 2018 - 10:44 am
PHILADELPHIA and CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's Election Day, and it seems the one thing both parties can agree on is just how important it is for voters to get to the polls. KYW Newsradio reporters were out at polling places in the region talking to voters. The line at the Parkway House...
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Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Renton, Wash.
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November 06, 2018 - 9:07 am
By Christina A. Cassidy and Colleen Long, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Federal and state officials have been working for nearly two years to shore up the nation's election infrastructure from cyberattacks by Russians or others seeking to disrupt the voting process. It turns out that many of the...
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Bucks County Congressional Race
Tony Romeo
November 06, 2018 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in Pennsylvania will be casting ballots Tuesday for the U.S. Senate and the governor of Pennsylvania, among other races. A lot has happened since the midterm election season began, so review below the top races across the state. Pennsylvania governor They...
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November 05, 2018 - 1:36 pm
by Natasha Bach ( @tashkala ) Thirty-six governor’s seats are up for election this year. While Republicans currently hold two-thirds of the governor’s mansions across the country, 26 of the seats on the ballot are Republican-held, meaning that Democrats have an opportunity to make big gains...
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