Stories tagged: "elections"

Florida - Primaries - Voting
All Eyes Will Be on Florida’s Primary Election

In addition to determining who will challenge DeSantis for the governor's seat, the Aug. 23 primary could have a big impact on the US House.

Capitol attack - hearings - Mike Pence
‘A Clear and Present Danger to American Democracy’: Five Things We Learned in the Latest Jan. 6 Hearing

The third public hearing, which took place Thursday, focused on efforts by former President Donald Trump and his allies to pressure Vice President Mike Pence into overturning the election.

FILE - The House select committee tasked with investigating the January 6th attack on the Capitol meets to hold one of former President Donald Trump's allies in contempt, former strategist Steve Bannon, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 19, 2021. From left to right, Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-Calif., Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Vice Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., and Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
FULL TRANSCRIPT: Here’s What Was Said at the First Jan. 6 Committee Hearing

On June 9, 2022, the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol held the first in a series of public hearings.

Poll - Hearings - Capitol Riot
New Poll: Voters Support Jan. 6 Hearings, but Worry Trump Republicans Will Promote Violence

The findings come as the US House Committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack will hold the first of six public hearings Thursday night in primetime.

Billionaires Are Backing Ron DeSantis. This Is Why It Matters.

Today big money dominates US political campaigns to a degree not seen in decades. Will the voices of ordinary Americans be drowned under the financial avalanche?

Puerto Rico - Wanda Vazquez - Electoral crime
FBI Investigates Former Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez for Electoral Crimes

The former governor's campaign team allegedly accepted financing from a foreigner, which is prohibited by federal law.

Desinformation - Latino - Voters
Elections Subcommittee Asks Key Agencies What They Are Doing to Protect Latino Voters From Disinformation

A group of Democrats, including Rep. Darren Soto, is concerned about the impact of disinformation on Hispanic communities.