SCOTUS Sides With S.C. To Reinstate Witness Signature Mandate For Absentee Ballots

October 5, 2020 - 9:59pm EDT
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In explaining the court's decision, Justice Kavanaugh wrote that it was the bench's longstanding position not to alter state voting rules this close to an election.

Oct 29 - 3:49pm EDT

The presidential race is a toss-up in North Carolina, a state President Trump won with less than 50% of the vote in 2016. Supporters of Trump and Joe Biden are working hard to turn out more voters.

Oct 29 - 2:12pm EDT

In many key counties, volunteers have stepped up to fill poll worker shortages. But elsewhere staffing concerns continue.

Oct 29 - 8:00am EDT

More than 6 million voters under the age of 30 have cast early ballots, compared to roughly 2 million at the same time in 2016. The number of first-time voters in that group has doubled in four years.

Oct 29 - 7:17am EDT

Five days before the end of voting, we have a status report on Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin. Those three states flipped to Donald Trump in 2016.

Oct 29 - 5:10am EDT

President Trump again skipped Phoenix during his latest campaign swing through Arizona, as the campaign returns to its 2016 playbook — hoping rural voters will decide the close election.

Oct 29 - 5:05am EDT

A new mobile voting center is cruising through Santa Cruz, Calif., this election season. It's especially important for people who lost their homes in recent wildfires.

Oct 29 - 5:03am EDT

These are the 13 races that will determine control of the Senate in the next Congress. To win control, Democrats would need to net-gain four seats, or three seats plus control of the White House.

Oct 28 - 8:17pm EDT

It was the second time the high court refused a GOP effort to block a three-day extension for counting absentee ballots in Pennsylvania. Justice Amy Coney Barrett did not participate in either case.

Oct 28 - 5:20pm EDT

Miles Taylor defended his decision to criticize the president anonymously, saying it forced Trump to address the merits of the claims "rather than creating distractions through petty insults."