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Nine Republican voters have pursued a legal challenge against a portion of Maryland's electoral map, and the nation's high court has agreed to hear the case.
Major party support has never been more different. Women leaving Republicans in droves. Educational attainment another key divide, according to a Pew study.
The hearing to examine the Trump administration's efforts to improve election security came following U.S. intelligence officials' repeated warnings that Russia will attempt to meddle in the 2018 contests after doing so during the 2016 presidential campaign.
With many states using antiquated voting machines and with concerns about potential interference in U.S. elections by Russia or other actors, there is rising concern among experts about the need to safeguard American balloting.
U.S. Supreme Court justices are struggling to draw the line between protecting free speech and preventing voter intimidation.
The lawsuits challenge the winner-take-all system used in those states to select electors who cast votes for president and vice president in the Electoral College after a presidential election.
The action raises fresh questions over the degree to which President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans who control Congress are taking steps to protect the security of American elections.
When the legislature draws new maps, they must win three-fifths support from each chamber, including at least 50 percent support from the minority party.
A new map potentially could give Democratic candidates a chance to pick up several Republican-held seats in Pennsylvania alone.
Nearly 1.5 million Floridians who have completed their sentences after a felony conviction remain disenfranchised.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled the electoral map violated the state's Constitution by manipulating the district boundaries to marginalize Democratic voters.
How an apples-to-oranges comparison turned a 20 percent decline into fake good news for the president.
Some justices signaled sympathy toward Ohio’s policy of purging infrequent voters from registration rolls — a practice critics say disenfranchises thousands of people — in a pivotal voting rights case.
The minority of Trump voters who said they would not vote for him again gave varying reasons in interviews for why they had changed their minds.
By not leveraging the growing population of minority voters — who over time will collectively become the majority — Democrats are contributing to their party’s own demise.
The Supreme Court rejected a Republican bid to revive a law that intentionally aimed to suppress Black voter turnout.
A voter signature-matching law allows the state to reject an absentee ballot if a signature on the envelope does not match the one on the ballot — disenfranchising many elderly people and people with disabilities.
The president’s claim that 3 million to 5 million “illegals” voted has been debunked by numerous studies and mathematical improbability.
President-elect Donald Trump called Black voters who did not vote on Election Day "almost as good" as the ones who voted for him.
Unexpectedly, Latino voters in Florida, a critical state to win the election, favored Trump in a greater margin than in other states.
But what do consumers think about their involvement in the U.S. political system?
Without public transportation to the polls, the strike could have a large impact on a critical swing state, where registered Democrats largely outnumber Republicans.
Voters in Florida, a battleground state, will play a key role in the election as its population can swing either to Republicans or Democrats.
The rapper and businessman encouraged Black voters to “hold our vote” until a candidate prioritizes issues pertinent to the Black community.