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WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday defended the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, who's been under attack from Bernie Sanders for undermining his long-shot bid to become the party's presidential nominee. Asked by reporters about...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a case involving a series Republican-backed voting changes in the presidential battleground state. The state's Democratic Party was among the...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal judge's decision related to voting laws in Ohio (all times local): 4:50 p.m. A spokesman for Ohio's attorney general says the state will appeal a judge's ruling that a law trimming early voting is unconstitutional. At issue in the...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A law trimming early voting in swing-state Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. The state's Democratic Party was among the plaintiffs who sued Ohio's elections chief over a series of Republican-backed voting...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a law trimming early voting in swing-state Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced. The state's Democratic Party was among the plaintiffs who sued Ohio's elections chief over a series of Republican-backed voting...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Whether a strict Texas voter ID law should be struck down, upheld, or, perhaps, adjusted is now up to 15 federal appeals court judges. The full 5th Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Tuesday about the law, which requires voters to present one of seven...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court hearing on a strict voter ID law in Texas (all times local): 11 a.m. Fifteen federal appeals judges are weighing arguments on whether a strict voter ID law in Texas illegally discriminates against low-income, black and...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has upheld Virginia's 2013 law requiring voters to show a valid photo ID at the polls. The Virginia Democratic Party sued state elections officials, saying the photo ID requirement unconstitutionally suppresses voting by blacks, Latinos and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump kept himself planted firmly in the political spotlight this week with one headline-grabbing move after another — launching a social media defense of his treatment of women, listing possible Supreme Court nominees, rapidly declaring an Egyptian...