Election Day

Congressional Candidates in Bucks County trade barbs in morning forum.
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Mark Abrams
October 25, 2018 - 4:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County Community College was the site Thursday of a spirited debate between the two candidates for a competitive race in Pennsylvania's 1st Congressional District. First-term Republican Brian Fitzpatrick and Democratic challenger Scott Wallace talked health...
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it's important to know what to do if poll workers say they cannot let you vote on the voting machine.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 22, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As Election Day nears, it's important to know what to do if poll workers say they cannot let you vote on the voting machine. If poll workers cannot find your name in the poll book or the supplemental poll book, you will not be permitted to vote on a machine. You also...
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Vote here
David Madden
October 20, 2018 - 10:00 pm
BRIDGETON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Talk about taking a political competition to the next level. One county in South Jersey has come up with a way they hope will boost voter participation in next month’s midterms. Make voting a contest, with a prize for the winning municipality. Cumberland County...
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Wolf at 32BJ
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Mike Dougherty
October 20, 2018 - 12:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf dropped by a union rally in Philadelphia Saturday morning to remind everyone what's at stake on Election Day. After the rally, union workers hit the streets to deliver that same message to neighbors. Wolf told the crowd he's tired of...
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In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota.
AP Photo/Steve Karnowski
October 19, 2018 - 10:58 am
By Colleen Long, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Weeks before the 2016 election, federal officials started making mysterious calls to the head of elections in Inyo County, California. They asked her to contact them if she noticed anything unusual. But they wouldn't elaborate. "I asked them: 'How...
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Paul Kurtz
October 19, 2018 - 7:55 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia attorney who has taken over as chair of a national voting rights advocacy group is focusing on Pennsylvania and other states that cling to what he says are outdated and restrictive voting laws. Early voting is catching on in many states. But if you live...
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Eric Holder
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Cherri Gregg
October 12, 2018 - 9:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Former US Attorney General Eric Holder was in Philadelphia this week stumping for state Democratic candidates. He's the chair of a redistricting group working to redraw voting maps in several states. Pennsylvania is one of 12 states targeted by the National...
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Voting Booth
Pat Loeb
October 06, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's chapter of the NAACP plans to monitor the November elections and will have a legal team to respond immediately to any irregularities. Chapter president Rodney Muhammad says the national organization is putting together task forces in key cities. "In...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 04, 2018 - 9:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Election Day is a month away, but some people have already started to think about how to make it easiest for others to get to their polling places on Nov. 6. A petition circulating on Facebook is asking SEPTA for free rides on Election Day. Fran Kelly, SEPTA assistant...
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Political divide
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September 26, 2018 - 9:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Engaged? Check. Anxious? Check. With weeks to go until the November midterm elections, more young Americans are interested but, according to a new poll, they're also feeling more anxious about the results. A poll released Wednesday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public...
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