Miles Parks

Miles Parks appears in the following:

News Brief: New North Carolina Election, Jussie Smollett, Vatican Sex Abuse Summit

Friday, February 22, 2019

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has voted to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District amid many signs that the outcome was tainted.

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New Election Called In North Carolina House Race

Thursday, February 21, 2019

The State Board of Elections unanimously voted to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District after four days of testimony uncovered evidence that last fall's election was tainted.

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North Carolina State Board Of Elections Finishes Day 3 Of Public Hearing

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

North Carolina's state board of elections is trying to get to the bottom of what happened in the state's 9th Congressional district last year. The outcome of that race still hasn't been called.

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GOP Candidate's Son Says He Warned Of Potential Illegal Activity In N.C. Election

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

In a hearing on Wednesday, John Harris said he had spoken to his father, Mark Harris, about his concerns with the collection of absentee ballots. Mark Harris is expected to take the stand Thursday.

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N.C. Officials Examine Fraud Charges In Disputed Congressional Election

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

A hearing enters its second day in the case of the state's 9th Congressional District — investigators are unveiling evidence about an illegal absentee ballot scheme that may have swayed the election.

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Officials Describe 'Coordinated, Unlawful' Scheme In Disputed N.C. Election

Monday, February 18, 2019

A key witness described how a political operative hired by the Republican candidate flouted the state's election laws. The political operative declined to testify.

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Ahead Of 2020 Election, Voting Rights Becomes A Key Issue For Democrats

Friday, February 08, 2019

Whether the party's focus on voting issues has an effect on the nuts and bolts of the next presidential election remains to be seen.

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Clapping, Sleeping And Serenading: The State Of The Union's Evocative Moments

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Would it be politics in 2019 if it didn't inspire memes?

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From Federal Workers To A 6th-Grader Named Trump: State Of The Union Guests To Know

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Immigrants, Border Patrol agents and the first beneficiary of a new criminal justice law will be among those attending President Trump's prime-time address.

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FACT CHECK: Did The FBI Use Unusual Force When It Arrested Roger Stone?

Friday, February 01, 2019

The FBI and the Justice Department have been criticized for what some Republicans say was an excessive presence. But law enforcement veterans called it standard operating procedure.

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North Carolina's New State Board Of Elections Will Decide Fate Of Congressional Race

Thursday, January 31, 2019

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper named five new members to the State Board of Elections Thursday. They will decide whether a whole new election in the state's ninth congressional district is necessary.

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Barr's Record On Mass Incarceration Comes Under Scrutiny In Confirmation Hearing

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The heads of two influential national civil rights organizations challenged William Barr's suitability to be attorney general, citing his record in the early 1990s when he previously led the DOJ.

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'Not The President's Lawyer': Senators Push Attorney General Pick On Impartiality

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

William Barr, who served as attorney general under George H.W. Bush, is being grilled by the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is full of potential Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls.

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'Whatever It Took': Republican Mark Harris' Path To The Election That Won't End

Friday, January 11, 2019

The candidate at the center of the disputed congressional election in North Carolina is a pastor who worked hard to break into politics. Now, state investigators are probing his campaign's tactics.

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The 2018 Midterms Weren't Hacked. What Does That Mean For 2020?

Thursday, December 27, 2018

"There's some risk that people will look at 2018 and say, 'Well, nothing happened; that means we're OK,' " said one computer security expert. "Unfortunately, that's not the case."

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The 2018 Election May Not Have Been A Cyber-Nightmare, But It Wasn't Perfect

Monday, December 24, 2018

2018 wasn't a problem-free election, but it also wasn't a cyber-nightmare. That was good news for most voters, but makes the case for additional election resource funding more difficult going forward.

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As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In

Thursday, December 13, 2018

"We'll never have any decent people run for office again," said one lifelong Bladen County resident. The district might have to rerun the primary and general elections for Congress.

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The Latest On The Mueller Investigation Following Cohen's Sentencing

Thursday, December 13, 2018

There's been a lot of movement in investigations that involve President Trump and his associates — from the sentencing of Michael Cohen to the revelation of a deal with tabloid publisher AMI.

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Following Allegations of Electoral Misconduct, North Carolina Might Get A New Election

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

As more allegations of electoral misconduct surface in a North Carolina House race, Republicans and Democrats are starting to agree a new election may be necessary.

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Voting By Mail Is On The Rise, But Could Alleged N.C. Election Fraud Change That?

Saturday, December 08, 2018

Election fraud happens, but not the kind President Trump talks about with people voting twice. It's most common with mail votes. Experts are warning of a backlash to a method 1 in 5 voters now uses.

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