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CAMBRIDGE, Md. —  Andrew Bradshaw will be Cambridge’s newest mayor after defeating incumbent, Mayor Victoria Jackson-Stanley in a run off election. Election officials say Bradshaw received 57.41% of votes with 1,643 votes to Jackson-Stanley’s 1,219 votes. Bradshaw says some things he’s focusing on are youth development and bringing new ideas to the table. Bradshaw who …

Trump is Trump. There’s nothing new to say about the man. But there is still lots to learn about his enablers. So many people, from GOP functionaries to Fox News hosts, are helping him to undermine democracy by denying the election and attacking reality. So many people are complicit. People like Maria Bartiromo. Formerly an …

The dismissal adds to a growing number of losses in court for Republicans and supporters of President Donald Trump, who have tried to attack voting systems in the wake of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. The lawsuits have failed almost uniformly. The court was unanimous in deciding against Kelly and others, and refusing to block vote …

Galesburg Register-Mail Editor, Register-Mail: During the recent election cycle many people voted through various questionable methods. When I first voted, many years ago, the one and only way to cast a vote was to go to the actual voting location. The one and only reason for using that particular procedure was to stymie multiple votes and other serious ways …

Three out the four board members — including one Republican — voted for certification, capping a dramatic political dispute that had roiled the state. The Michigan canvassing board had never before refused to certify a statewide vote, but pressure on the once-obscure panel had built over the past week. And both the president and top …

Here’s what you need to know: Luzerne County Bureau of Elections officials and city employees sorted through and counted mail-in and absentee ballots in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.Credit…Robert Nickelsberg for The New York Times Despite moves by Republicans to subvert the results of the presidential election, Pennsylvania is scheduled to certify its vote results on Monday, and …

WASHINGTON — Heading into the election, Democrats dreamed it would go something like Star Wars, with rebel forces blowing up the Death Star and celebrating in the streets as a blue wave swept them into power in Washington and state capitals across the country. But President-Elect Joe Biden’s victory ended up looking more like the …

Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States This election has shown how important independent, fact-based journalism is to a functioning democracy. Help us deliver the high-quality news, data and information you need. Show your support How does the election work? The winner of the election is determined through a system …

Trump’s comment came after a string of legal defeats, including a rejection by a federal judge in Pennsylvania Saturday who said the Trump team presented no evidence of election fraud or misconduct, despite seeking to invalidate millions of votes. Trump’s lead lawyer in the case, Rudy Giuliani, said he intends to appeal the case to …

Illegal Maneuver As noted in Trump’s Maneuver to Intimidate Michigan Lawmakers Fails, the request by Cox and McDaniel is against the law. Michigan Certification Monday The Michigan State Board Meets Monday to Certify Election Results. The role of the board is very narrow and limited. It is to canvass and certify election results. Michigan election …