Elections

September 09, 2020 - 1:12 am
Ethiopian region votes, defying federal government and PM…
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Photo credit Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden talks with union leaders after taking photographs outside the AFL-CIO headquarters in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, Sept. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
September 08, 2020 - 11:19 pm
In 3 big states, Biden looks to rebuild Democrats’ Blue Wall…
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Photo credit President Donald Trump stands on stage after speaking at a campaign rally at Smith Reynolds Airport, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in Winston-Salem, N.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 08, 2020 - 11:16 pm
Trump and Biden run vastly different pandemic campaigns…
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Photo credit FILE - In this May 19, 2020, file photo President Donald Trump speaks with reporters after meeting with Senate Republicans at their weekly luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. Standing behind Trump are Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. The battle for control of Congress this fall is solidifying into a race about Trump. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
September 06, 2020 - 11:13 pm
Trump looms large over campaigns for control of Congress…
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Photo credit FILE - In this July 15, 2020, file photo, one-stop operator Vickie Gregorio with the Heartland Workforce Solutions talks to a jobseeker outside the workforce office in Omaha, Neb., as others seeking employment wait behind her. The government issues the jobs report Friday, Sept. 4, for August at a time of continuing layoffs and high unemployment. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
September 04, 2020 - 9:06 am
US unemployment rate falls to 8.4% even as hiring slows…
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Tom Puckett
September 01, 2020 - 3:00 am
More people applying to become polling inspectors… Both commissioners say use of Key Bank Center on Election Day is unlikely
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WBEN Newsroom
August 20, 2020 - 8:15 pm
NY lets voters get absentee ballots due to virus concerns … Voters in New York can start requesting absentee ballots immediately
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Photo credit FILE- Cages loaded with ballots in United Postal Service bins rest behind a worker at a Board of Elections facility in New York Wednesday, July, 22, 2020. The huge spike in mail-in voting in the state's June 23 primary has fueled concerns that voters could be disenfranchised in New York under existing rules derided by voting rights groups as outdated. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
WBEN Newsroom
July 29, 2020 - 7:14 pm
Groups demand more time for New Yorkers to register to vote … “”This is a constitutional right, people have a right to vote”
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WBEN Newsroom
July 26, 2020 - 5:00 pm
NY mail-in voting deluge fuels uncounted ballots, confusion… “We’re studying the issue from a system-wide point of view”
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WBEN Newsroom
June 23, 2020 - 12:02 pm
New York primary voters might await results into July… Comprehensive coverage, commentary and analysis on WBEN at 7pm
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