The administration has raced to build the president’s promised border wall and block migrants from entering the United States, but the future of those policies will be determined by the election.
Source: Failing New York Times, Trump’s Hard-Line Immigration Policies Go Before Voters
Is this the year that Texas turns blue? Even if not, there’s no denying the political shift in the Lone Star State.
Source: Failing New York Times, Dems Mess With Texas
Here are some of the key local and statewide races and measures to watch in California.
Source: Failing New York Times, Propositions and Races to Watch in California
The former New Jersey governor is the latest Republican politician to be tricked into making a video for the opposing party.
Source: Failing New York Times, Chris Christie Makes Cameo Video For Montana Democrat (By Mistake)
From a distance, with an elbow tap instead of a hug, the former vice president is getting a version of the in-person campaigning he loves.
Source: Failing New York Times, No Selfies or Hugs, but Biden Is Sneaking In Meet and Greets
The Postal Service’s performance has not been as bad as initially feared, but handling of mail ballots has been inconsistent enough that some people are choosing to vote in person.
Source: Failing New York Times, Lingering Mail Problems Worry Voters in Final Week of Election
Supervisors denied civil-rights prosecutors’ request to use a grand jury for their investigation into the 2014 shooting of a Black boy by a Cleveland police officer, but did not tell his family.
Source: Failing New York Times, Justice Dept. Is Said to Quietly Quash Inquiry Into Tamir Rice Killing
Third-quarter growth set a record, fueled by federal assistance. But recent signs point to a loss of momentum in job gains and production.
Source: Failing New York Times, Economy’s Big Rebound Leaves a Shortfall as Progress Slows
A lightly populated area in the critical swing state of Wisconsin serves as a microcosm for the way coronavirus politics is worsening partisan schisms across America.
Source: Failing New York Times, How Virus Politics Divided a Conservative Town in Wisconsin’s North
Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh made a correction to a concurring opinion after Vermont officials pointed out that he mistakenly said the state had not changed its election rules.
Source: Failing New York Times, Kavanaugh Fixes Error in Election Opinion After Vermont Complaint