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Clarence Thomas' dissent in Pennsylvania election decision

The Supreme Court on Monday denied an appeal from Republicans challenging a Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision that allowed ballots received up to three days after Election Day to be counted to accommodate challenges by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Florida Gov. proposes voting restriction bills

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis unveiled a slate of voting proposals Friday that he wants lawmakers to pass in their upcoming legislative session, including restricting the mass mailing of mail-in ballots and access to ballot drop boxes.

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USPS agrees to treat Georgia runoff ballots as express mail

The US Postal Service has agreed to take extraordinary measures to deliver mailed ballots for Georgia's upcoming Senate runoff elections, including treating ballots as express mail, sweeping postal facilities for ballots and making special arrangements to ensure ballots reach the state election board's offices in a more timely manner.

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READ: Supreme Court order on Texas election case

The Supreme Court rejected a bid from Texas' attorney general -- supported by President Donald Trump -- to block the ballots of millions of voters in battleground states that went in favor of President-elect Joe Biden.

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The uphill road that awaits Donald Trump

This week, the nation reached "safe harbor," the point six days before the vote of the Electoral College, when, according to the Electoral Count Act of 1887, states' results presumptively can no longer be challenged in the courts or on Capitol Hill. In response, the Trump campaign dismissed the concept altogether -- and is instead gearing up for a floor debate when Congress tallies the final ballots on January 6, 2021.

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Ex-GOP presidential candidate: I didn't leave the party ... the party left me

Former Gov. John Kasich reacts to a controversial bid from Texas and 17 other Republican-led states asking the Supreme Court for an emergency order to invalidate ballots of millions of voters in four battleground states -- Georgia, Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania -- even though there is no evidence of widespread fraud.

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Biden's margin of victory over Trump surpasses 6 million votes

• Misinformation watch: Giuliani's claim that food trucks hauled fraudulent Biden ballots in Detroit was already ruled baseless in court • Results: Election numbers debunk Trump's fraud claims • Opinion: How Trump sabotaged his own chances for a second term • Watch: Trump allies blame foreign company. (It's based in Colorado.)

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Analysis: How a post-election crisis was manufactured in Pennsylvania

It was the nightmare scenario everyone saw coming: a nail-biter presidential election that was too close to call on election night, with the entire world forced to patiently wait on slow results from Pennsylvania as it sifted through millions of mail-in ballots.

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