Miles Parks

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Some Remain Skeptical About Voting By Mail — Even During A Pandemic

Sunday, March 29, 2020

The coronavirus relief package has $400 million to keep upcoming elections on track. But there are no conditions on the funds.

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Trump Activates National Guard To 3 States Hit Hardest By Coronavirus

Sunday, March 22, 2020

President Trump said he has activated the National Guard to assist New York, California and Washington.

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How Primaries Are Proceeding During A Public Health Epidemic

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Voters in Florida, Illinois and Arizona are still casting ballots in primary elections Tuesday amid disruption from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Ohio Primary Postponed At Last Minute Due To Coronavirus After Legal Struggle

Monday, March 16, 2020

The governor ultimately turned to a state public health official to issue an order shutting down the primary after a judge said postponing the vote at the last minute would set "a terrible precedent."

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Voting Amid Coronavirus: What You Need To Know

Monday, March 16, 2020

Louisiana and Georgia have postponed their presidential primaries, but the four states scheduled to vote on Tuesday say they are moving forward. Here's what they're doing to keep voters safe.

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Bernie Sanders To Stay In The Race Despite Key Losses

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

In a press conference, the Vermont senator acknowledged calls for him to drop his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination but said he plans to debate former Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday.

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Life Kit: How To Vote

Sunday, March 08, 2020

Three steps voters can follow in order to vote in this year's elections.

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Mike Bloomberg Suspends His Presidential Campaign And Endorses Joe Biden

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

After a disappointing Super Tuesday, the billionaire former mayor of New York City announced he is suspending his campaign.

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Pete Buttigieg And Amy Klobuchar Endorse Joe Biden

Monday, March 02, 2020

Just ahead of the single most important day of the Democratic primary, former Vice President Biden picked up the endorsements of two former rivals.

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Trump To Nominate Rep. John Ratcliffe To Top Intelligence Post

Friday, February 28, 2020

Seven months ago, Trump scrapped his plan to nominate Ratcliffe over concerns that he would not have the backing of Senate Republicans. It's unclear what has changed.

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Lawmakers Press Administration For More Transparency About Coronavirus Response

Friday, February 28, 2020

Lawmakers voiced concern Friday about the Trump administration's messaging on the outbreak. They backed the medical response, but pressed for more information and test kits from public health experts.

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Pence's New Coronavirus Role Raises Questions About His Public Health Record

Thursday, February 27, 2020

During Pence's governorship, an HIV outbreak occurred that some health experts say could have been prevented or lessened with a better response.

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Trump Administration Pressed On Coronavirus Preparedness

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says there is "no plan" for potential outbreaks in the U.S. The White House says it has the situation "contained" and has requested emergency funding.

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After Early Caucusing Period, Nevada's Voters Turn Out On Saturday

Friday, February 21, 2020

Nevada's caucuses will showcase a state with a large non-white population. The state is using new technology to count the votes — and after Iowa's debacle, caucus officials are nervous.

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Nevada Democrats Hope To Avoid Iowa Fiasco In Their Own Caucus Saturday

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Nevada Democrats are racing to reassure voters, campaigns and the national Democratic Party that this Saturday's caucus will go off smoothly — in the aftermath of Iowa's caucus meltdown.

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How Nevada Democrats Hope To Avoid Iowa's Tech Errors

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Reporters were given a preview of a mock caucus with the actual worksheet and posters that will be in use and the iPad calculator that will help with the caucus math.

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Behind The Ransomware Attack On Palm Beach County Elections In 2016

Monday, February 17, 2020

The security of voting systems is a central focus this year, especially following reports like one out of Florida, where Palm Beach County says it was hit by a ransomware attack in 2016.

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Nevada Voters Begin Early Caucusing On Saturday. Here's What You Need To Know

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Democrats in Nevada have been scrambling to adjust their plans, in response to the debacle in Iowa. Early voting opens on Saturday with the state's full caucus set for one week later.

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Key Florida Elections Office Endured Cyberattack Ahead of 2016 Election

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Palm Beach County, which has experienced myriad elections issues in recent years, says that its elections office was breached by a ransomware attack before the 2016 election.

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Iowa Caucus Meltdown Proved Transparency Is Essential, Election-Watchers Say

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Secrecy was the strategy for Iowa Democrats when it came to planning the caucus process. Experts say now that decision compounded an environment ripe for manipulation.

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