American professional sports owners have contributed nearly $47 million in federal elections since 2015, according to research by ESPN.
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The Supreme Court should never have had the option to decide whether or not to pass Citizens United because of the effect that it had on the country.
Trump withheld his tax reports for years but New York Times report Sunday paints grim picture of his fiscal activities that could hurt re-election bid.
America’s homeless have the right to vote like any other citizen. However, Covid-19 makes a difficult voting process for them even harder.
Uber is stepping up to play a role in the November 2020 polls. It is offering discounted rides to voters to get to polling locations.
Vote-by-mail requires resources. But a new poll shows half of the young people eligible to vote may not be able to secure these resources.
Upended by the disastrous pandemic, the 2020 election is facing yet another attack on the vote from ransomware.
Many experts predict the 2020 election will be one of the most litigated in U.S. history. Trump and Biden are constituting legal armies in preparation.
National security leaders and experts have called on Congress to provide funding to election officials for administering a safe and secure election in November, despite the coronavirus.
There are still fears of foreign interference in 2020 elections. Senator Amy Klobuchar has argued that paper ballots and election funding are the solution