Elections


April’s Pandemic Election Suppressed Milwaukee’s Black Vote
April’s Pandemic Election Suppressed Milwaukee’s Black Vote

Study finds poll closures — spurred by a lack of workers due to health concerns — directly led to a depressed turnout.

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, speaks Tuesday, June 30, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Biden Blasts Trump’s Coronavirus Response: ‘Our Wartime President Has Surrendered’

In a speech in Wilmington, Delaware, on Tuesday, the former vice president said Trump is “in retreat” as more than 126,000 Americans have died from the virus.

In this June 22, 2020, file photo, Amy McGrath, a candidate for the Democratic nomination to U.S. Senate, speaks to people during a visit to Thankful Hearts Food Pantry in Pikeville, Ky. (Ryan C. Hermens/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP, File)
Amy McGrath Wins the Kentucky Primary to Face Off Against McConnell in November

With 89% of precincts reporting Tuesday afternoon, she had a nearly 9,500-vote advantage over Booker.

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, left, listens to Laura Raslevich, of Pittsburgh, during a meeting with families who have benefited from the Affordable Care Act, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Lancaster, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Biden Just Took the Fight Right to Trump: 5 Takeaways From His PA Speech

“Amazingly, he still hasn’t grasped the most basic fact of this crisis: To fix the economy we have to get control over the virus."

Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
A Tale of Two Conventions

Dems embrace virtual options. GOP host committee doctor steps down.

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Here’s Every High-Profile Republican Who Has Endorsed Biden So Far

A group of Republican former U.S. national security officials plan to publicly endorse Biden in the coming weeks, Reuters reported Wednesday.

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McSally, Trump, and Others Continue to Hold Rallies in Coronavirus-Stricken Arizona

While local leaders urged residents to avoid crowds, Sen. Martha McSally invited donors to join her for tacos and "martha-ritas."