The time for conducting all elections by mail in the U.S. — as only three states, Washington, Oregon and Colorado currently do — has come. Pierce County Auditor Julie Anderson explains why the practice makes voting more efficient and secure.
Democrat Kim Schrier, in her first run for office, defeated veteran Republican politician Dino Rossi in Washington’s 8th Congressional District seat. Nearly $27 million was spent in the House race, the most expensive in state history.
In Washington state’s closest House race, Republican Dino Rossi is attempting to tar his Democratic opponent Kim Schrier as a supporter of steep gasoline taxes, because of her support for a carbon fee initiative.
Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk made famous by her refusal to sign marriage licenses for gay couples, lost Tuesday in her reelection bid for the Rowan County clerkship, to Democrat Elwood Caudill Jr.
In a result few insiders predicted when the campaign began, Mary Robnett defeats incumbent prosecutor Mark Lindquist by a comfortable margin, becoming the first female prosecutor in Pierce County history
Washington voters appeared on-track to reject a fee on carbon polluters and pass a grocery tax ban that would stop more soda taxes. Progressives were poised to win on gun control and police officer prosecutions.
Get latest voting results for Pierce County, WA November 6 midterms. Know which candidates won or lost the election to be state representative, senator in 3rd and 10th districts, initiatives, pierce county prosecutor, council.
Voting is among the core responsibilities for citizens of the United States, and you can exercise your right today by voting. Polls close at 7 p.m., but as long as you’re in line by then, you can vote.
Voters had to wait as long as 4 1/2 hours to cast ballots in one Atlanta area polling place, one of many areas hit with problems with malfunctioning voting machines. Elsewhere, disinformation campaigns on social media sought to confuse citizens.
President Donald Trump focused his campaigning for Tuesday’s midterm election on allegations that Democrats orchestrated a smear campaign against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to win seats in the Senate. The strategy may have cost him the House.