midterm elections

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Larry Kane
November 05, 2018 - 12:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The polls open in less than 24 hours, but there is always the question of making the time to vote. There's a vivid reality of thinking, "I can miss this election. It's only my one vote." If everybody thought that, we would have a king or queen or a dictator in charge...
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Barack Obama and Donald Trump
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November 05, 2018 - 7:10 am
By Eric Bradner, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama traded blow after blow as they crossed the country in the final weekend of campaigning before Tuesday's midterm elections. In Georgia and Tennessee on Sunday, Trump touted a humming economy, and in a message...
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Janie Osborne/AP Photo
November 04, 2018 - 8:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has been acting like a candidate on the ballot this week, staging daily double-header rallies and blasting out ads for Republicans up for election on Tuesday. Given the stakes for his presidency, he might as well be. A knot of investigations. Partisan...
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President Donald Trump
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November 03, 2018 - 3:52 pm
BELGRADE, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump didn't try to hide what brought him back to Montana on Saturday campaigning against Democratic Sen. Jon Tester. Trump blames Tester for the defeat of his nominee to run the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the president told hundreds of cheering...
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Larry Kane
November 03, 2018 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are many reasons to vote, not the least of which is the sacrifice that Americans made in World War II to preserve our freedoms to vote. History and missed opportunities show that one vote counts. You don't have to vote, but missing out on a midterm or any...
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Bucks County Congressional Race
Kim Glovas
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As we enter the final days of this election cycle, how does charisma factor into how people vote? Villanova University associate professor Vincent Lloyd, who teaches theology and religion, said there are two sides to a magnetic personality: democratic and...
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Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey
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David Madden
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — With all the attention on next week’s midterms, some people are looking ahead to the 2020 presidential election — an election in which Democrats intend to step up and take on Donald Trump. One name mentioned quite often is New Jersey junior Sen. Cory Booker. The...
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Election Day
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Larry Kane
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Election Day is Tuesday. The voices of the candidates will finally dim and a hush will fall over the political landscape. The people get the power — if you're a voter, Tuesday is your day. But, sadly, many Americans will stay home. The U.S. ranks 28th in voter turnout...
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Neil Young Daryl Hannah
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November 02, 2018 - 12:16 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Neil Young has spoken out on gun control, just days ahead of the midterm elections. And, oh yeah, he's married to Daryl Hannah. In a post on his official site, Young, 72, points fans to a video for his band's song, "Ohio," which he notes "was written back in...
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Minnesota election officials count absentee ballots
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Eric Walter
November 02, 2018 - 10:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Voters who can't make it to the polls in person on Tuesday, Nov. 6, may submit an absentee ballot. Friday, Nov. 2, is the last day for voters to get them to their county boards of elections. It's too late to mail them, so anyone who still has an absentee ballot must...
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