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In this March 17, 2020, file photo a poll worker at the Su Nueva Lavanderia polling place uses rubber gloves as she enters a ballot in the ballot box in Chicago.
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AP News
April 27, 2020 - 11:49 am
Americans’ support for mail-in voting has jumped amid concerns about the safety of polling places during the coronavirus pandemic, but a wide partisan divide suggests President Donald Trump’s public campaign against vote by mail may be resonating with his Republican backers. Read more here.
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In this Nov. 1, 2016, file photo, mail-in ballots for the 2016 General Election are shown at the elections ballot center at the Salt Lake County Government Center, in Salt Lake City.
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AP News
April 10, 2020 - 11:17 am
President Donald Trump is claiming without evidence that expanding mail-in voting will increase voter fraud. But several GOP state officials are forging ahead to do just that, undermining one of Trump’s arguments about how elections should be conducted amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Roger Stone
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AP News
February 20, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison after the Justice Department backed off its original sentencing recommendation of at least seven years.
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French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S President Donald Trump shake hands during the final press conference during the G7 summit in Biarritz, southwestern France, Aug. 26, 2019.
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AP News
February 06, 2020 - 8:47 am
For American politics, it's been a week for the ages: a bungled start to the 2020 presidential primary season, a State of the Union speech with partisanship on full display and a conclusion to the most contentious chapter of all — the nation's third-ever impeachment trial. Read more here.
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Former U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, R-Pa.
U.S. House of Representatives
KYW Staff
January 06, 2020 - 10:42 am
Former Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick has died at the age of 56. Read more here.
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Brian M. Kolb
Ontario County Sheriff's Office via AP
AP News
January 02, 2020 - 3:09 pm
The top Republican in the New York State Assembly was charged New Year's Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle, just a week after he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the wheel drunk. Read more here.
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Rep. Jeff Van Drew speaks to members of the media outside a closed House Democrats organizational meeting.
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David Madden
December 17, 2019 - 1:16 pm
South Jersey Congressman Jeff Van Drew is all but certain to switch parties and run for re-election next year as a Republican. But all signs suggest he’ll face primary opposition no matter what. Read more here.
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Rep. Jeff Van Drew, D-N.J., arrives for a classified briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 3, 2019.
J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo, file
AP News
December 17, 2019 - 7:38 am
The political fate of party-switching Rep. Jeff Van Drew may well hinge on how forcefully he is backed by President Donald Trump, whose impeachment the New Jersey lawmaker is refusing to support. Read more here.
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The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.
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Mark Abrams
December 10, 2019 - 10:13 am
With the race still two years away, a new potential candidate for governor of Pennsylvania has emerged on the Republican side. Read more here.
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U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter leaves federal court after a motions hearing in San Diego on July 1, 2019.
Denis Poroy/AP Photo, File
AP News
December 03, 2019 - 10:31 am
For more than a year, California Rep. Duncan Hunter insisted that criminal charges against him and his wife were the result of a conspiracy of the "deep state" meant to drive the six-term Republican from office in the Democrat-dominated state. But in a stunning turn of events, Hunter now says he...
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