Stories tagged: "elections"


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.

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Todo lo que debes saber sobe el ‘redistricting’ y cómo te afecta

A raíz de los resultados del censo, la legislatura debe trazar nuevos mapas para que todos los habitantes de los distritos sean representados equitativamente.

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Meet the 10 Democrats That Could Flip Texas’ 6th District Seat

As a result of Rep. Ron Wright's death, 23 candidates—including 10 Democrats—will be vying for the vacant seat in an election on May 1.

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A Place at the Table: Latinas in Arizona Strive for Representation in Politics

Latinos are a growing force in the nation’s political landscape, even as they lag in election to public office in Arizona. Esme Franco Ruiz is passionate about her work in politics—even though she despises politics. “I don’t like politics because it tends to be very, very shady,” she said. “I don’t appreciate how it’s a...

President-elect Joe Biden will claim his Electoral College victory today as state electors meet around the country.
President-Elect Biden Wins Electoral College

After weeks of false claims and baseless lawsuits from Trump, state electors meet to make Biden's win official.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Pearl Jam Team Up for Latino Voter Push in Georgia

The Georgia Senate runoff election results will be a defining moment that will set the stage for the incoming Biden administration and the country.

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Kristian Bob Looks to Perreo as a Way to Examine Social Issues

The Puerto Rican artist is a a fan of socially-conscious music, and thinks urban music is the “ideal vehicle” for delivering a message.