Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register
September 18th, 2018 7:12 PM
In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by reminding as many as hundreds of thousands of inactive voters to update their registration
Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks
September 18th, 2018 4:16 PM
As Georgia's top elections official seeks to become the state's governor, a federal judge said the state has stalled for too long in the face of "a mounting tide of evidence of the inadequacy and security risks" of its voting system
Congress passes spending deal, bids to avert gov't shutdown
September 13th, 2018 5:25 PM
The House has approved a $147 billion package to fund the Energy Department, veterans' programs and the legislative branch, a day after the Senate passed the measure. It now goes to President Trump for his signature.
House Republicans seek permanent tax cuts as elections loom
September 10th, 2018 7:52 PM
House Republican leaders have unveiled their proposal to expand the massive tax law they hustled through Congress last year, aiming to make permanent the individual tax cuts and small-business income deductions now set to expire in 2026.
The Latest: Sweden faces uncertainty after close election
September 10th, 2018 6:23 AM
Sweden is facing weeks of political uncertainty after the country's two rival blocs failed to secure a governing majority in elections that saw a boost for a far-right party amid growing discontent with large-scale immigration