More than one-in-six eligible voters in the U.S. have a disability in sight, hearing, mobility or others. In the past, significant numbers of those voters have had difficulty accessing a polling place or reading a ballot.
Social media have fueled a backlash against the billionaire owner of the oldest brewery in America, Yuengling Brewery. CEO Dick Yuengling hosted an October visit by Donald Trump’s son, Eric, at one of the breweries in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. As Aaron Lerner reports, some DC bars are now boycotting the beer because of the Trump support.
Donald Trump’s relationship with the media has changed dramatically from the primaries to today. Initially, the media did not take his candidacy seriously, American University Professor Jane Hall says.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Some people have always voted by party. Others feel strongly about a specific issue. Still others are drawn to individual ballot initiatives.
RESTON, Va. — Voters lined up in the hallways of Langston Hughes Middle School in Fairfax early this morning to vote in the 2016 Presidential Election. More than 4,000 are registered at this precinct.
Of the millions of Americans on edge awaiting the results of Tuesday’s presidential election, one man is likely among their ranks: Merrick Garland.
The stress of the 2016 campaign has many people looking to soothe themselves with comfort food and drink. Across Washington, D.C., there are politically themed burgers, donuts, ice-cream, chocolates and cocktails. Jordan Connell reports that an I-Street bar is serving up some “candidate cocktails.”
FAIRFAX CITY, Va. — Carlos De Los Reyes, 38, came to the polls with his father, Miguel, who is 76. The two men own a small business together.
Journalism students from American University in Washington, D.C., went to the White House Monday to gauge how people were feeling the day before the election. They spoke to tourists, demonstrators and metro-area residents.
Students at American University are taking their civic duty seriously and have cast their votes. Some have had a great first experience while others found disappointment.