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GOP review finds no proof Arizona election stolen from Trump

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 24, 2021

A draft report of the election review in Arizona's largest county by supporters of former President Donald Trump found that President Joe Biden did indeed win the 2020 presidential contest there, an embarrassing end to a bizarre quest to find evidence supporting Trump's false claim that he lost because of fraud.

Kremlin’s party gets 324 of 450 seats in Russian parliament

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 21, 2021

Russia's ruling party will get 324 of the 450 seats in the next national parliament, election authorities announced Tuesday. The number is less than the pro-Kremlin party, United Russia, won in the previous election but still an overwhelming majority.

Report: Most federal election security money remains unspent

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 25, 2021

Congress provided hundreds of millions of dollars to shore up the nation's election system against cyberattacks and other threats, but roughly two-thirds of the money remained unspent just weeks before last year's presidential election.

Trump’s kingmaker status faces test in Ohio special election

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 2, 2021

As soon as it became clear last week that a Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump would be defeated in a special election, the former president's allies quickly shifted their attention to Ohio to ward off another embarrassing loss.

Company: Ex-Trump lawyer raiding nonprofit for personal use

UPDATED: Thu., May 13, 2021

Former Trump attorney and self-proclaimed “Kraken releaser” Sidney Powell has told prospective donors that her group, Defending the Republic, is a legal defense fund to protect the integrity of U.S. elections. But the company suing Powell over her baseless claims of a rigged presidential election says the true beneficiary of her social welfare organization is Powell herself.

McConnell leads GOP in attack on Dems’ voting rights bill

UPDATED: Tue., May 11, 2021

Republicans launched an all-out assault Tuesday on sweeping voting rights legislation, forcing Democrats to take politically awkward votes spotlighting the increasingly charged national debate over access to ballots.

Dominion Voting sues Fox for $1.6B over 2020 election claims

UPDATED: Fri., March 26, 2021

Dominion Voting Systems filed a $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News on Friday, arguing the cable news giant, in an effort to boost faltering ratings, falsely claimed that the voting company had rigged the 2020 election.

Fox hosts Dobbs, Bartiromo strike back in voting fraud suit

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 12, 2021

Three Fox News hosts — Maria Bartiromo, Lou Dobbs and Jeanine Pirro — are seeking the dismissal of claims against them and their employer as part of a $2.7 billion libel lawsuit brought by the voting technology company Smartmatic.

On Day One, Biden targets Trump policies on climate, virus

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 20, 2021

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden will aim to strike at the heart of President Donald Trump’s policy legacy, signing a series of executive actions that reverse his predecessor’s orders on immigration, climate change and handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Latest: Congress presents Biden, Harris with gifts

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 20, 2021

Congressional leaders have presented President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris with a variety of gifts, including a pair of flags flown over the U.S. Capitol during the inauguration.

President Trump won’t attend Joe Biden’s inauguration

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 8, 2021

President Donald Trump said Friday he won’t attend President-elect Joe Biden’s Inauguration on Jan. 20. He will be the first incumbent president since Andrew Johnson to skip his successor's inauguration.

Biden picks Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as labor secretary

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 7, 2021

President-elect Joe Biden will select Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as his labor secretary, according to a person familiar with the decision, choosing a former union worker who shares his Irish American background and working-class roots.