election

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Pat Loeb
August 03, 2018 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia and Pennsylvania election officials are reassuring voters that their ballots will be secure in the wake of Thursday's national security warning of Russian hacking. The most important thing voters you can do to protect November's elections is to vote, says...
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Voter
Tim Jimenez-KYW Newsradio
August 02, 2018 - 10:33 am
By Grace Sparks, CNN (CNN) -- Several factors that pollsters look at are predicting a "blue wave' in the fall elections, and some observers are calling 2018 the "year of the woman" given the number of female candidates running across the country. And it seems female voters are getting ready to...
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Presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador waves to supporters as he gives his first victory speech at his campaign headquarters in Mexico City, Sunday, July 1, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
July 02, 2018 - 7:11 am
By Mark Stevenson, Peter Orsi and Christopher Sherman, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Angry and frustrated over corruption and violence, Mexican voters delivered a tidal wave presidential election victory to leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, giving him a broad mandate to upend the political...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, right, during a Bengali community outreach in New York.
Corey Torpie/Courtesy Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Campaign via AP
June 27, 2018 - 7:16 am
By Steve Peoples, Deepti Hajela and Meg Kinnard, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — As Donald Trump's party came together, a 28-year-old liberal activist ousted top House Democrat Joe Crowley in the president's hometown Tuesday night, a stunning defeat that suddenly forced Democrats to confront their...
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
June 24, 2018 - 9:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters is undermining GOP leaders' election-year struggle to shove an immigration bill through the House this week, leaving their prospects dubious. Party leaders are trying to finally...
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Dreamstime
Ian Bush
June 11, 2018 - 3:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Russian hackers tried to attack Pennsylvania's election in the run-up to the 2016 presidential vote. Now, the Wolf administration says it's taking action to secure the next election. "Hackers targeted voter registry systems. Fortunately, at least to the best of our...
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David Madden
June 05, 2018 - 8:01 am
(KYW Newsradio) — Tuesday is Primary Election Day in New Jersey, and a U.S. Senate seat tops the ballot this time around. Polls opened at 6 a.m. Turnout is expected to be light, as voters select candidates for the fall election. There is not much drama, for the most part. There are four Republicans...
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Voters get an early start on Primary Day at the Springfield Township building
Tim Jimenez-KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
May 15, 2018 - 10:06 am
SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Tuesday is Primary Day in Pennsylvania, and the polls are open until 8 p.m. The doors opened at the Springfield Township building when voting started at 7 a.m. Dozens of people made their way in to cast their ballots before work. There is a lot to sort through,...
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner says his Election Fraud Task Force will be on the lookout for any potential election law violations.
Steve Tawa-KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 14, 2018 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner says his Election Fraud Task Force will be on the lookout for any potential election law violations, including campaigning in the voting area and voter intimidation. "There will be at least 60 assistant district attorneys...
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