Articles Tagged 'Election Day'
McConnell blasts House bill that makes Election Day a federal holiday
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Wednesday blasted a key House Democratic proposal over a provision that would make Election Day a federal holiday.… READ MORE
Northeastern states weigh move to early voting
Legislators in several Northeastern and New England states are considering whether to join the growing move toward opening polling places days, and even weeks, before… READ MORE
Trump Schools Pundits on Electoral College- Popular Vote
President-elect Donald Trump lashed out at the media Wednesday over the sustained focus on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton’s popular-vote lead on Election Day, firing off… READ MORE
Voters Want a Strong Leader More Than Anything Else, Exit Poll Shows
Voters heading to the polls Tuesday are twice as likely to say they want a president who is a “strong leader” than in 2012, according… READ MORE
ISIS Calls For “Slaughter Of Americans” On Election Day
One day after US intelligence sources warned that Al-Qaeda may be preparing for potential terrorist attacks in New York, Texas and Virginia, on Saturday the… READ MORE
International monitors at US polling places draw criticism
By Alexander Bolton – The Hill
United Nations-affiliated election monitors from Europe and central Asia will be at polling places around the U.S. looking for voter suppression activities by conservative groups, a concern raised by civil rights groups during a meeting this week. The intervention has drawn criticism from a prominent conservative-leaning group combating election fraud.
The Organization for Security… READ MORE