Election

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Ebrahim Raisi, a hardline judiciary chief with a brutal human rights record, is set to win Iran's controversial presidential election, according to preliminary results announced by the interior ministry and reported by state media Saturday. ...
Mayoral hopeful Eric Adams is questioning the city’s plan to release initial results of Tuesday’s mayoral primary that night. ...
This week, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer will force a vote on the For the People Act in the Senate. As Democrats scramble to figure out a way to unify their caucus, they’re hoping the move could help them focus more on Republican opposition and less on internal divisions. Two strategists, one from each party, tell “American Voices” guest host, Michael Steele, how it will all go down. ...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott followed through on a promise to defund the Texas Legislature after Democratic lawmakers staged a walkout to protest legislation meant to strengthen election integrity. The bill was championed by Republicans, including Abbott.What is the background?During the final moments of ... ...

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