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‘It Is Unspeakable’: How Maduro Used Cuban Doctors to Coerce Venezuela Voters

But his government withheld other essentials. Dr. Arias said medical supplies, always scarce in La Vela, soon disappeared, hoarded until the May election. He said his superiors wanted to flood hospitals with supplies right before the [...]

Bernie Sanders courts black voters in South Carolina with long record of civil rights support

Sen. Bernard Sanders is set to make his first trip to South Carolina this week as an official 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, looking to prove his campaign can do better among the black voters who generally shunned his last run in 2016. His [...]

Minnesota young voters saw turnout surge in 2018

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota saw young voters between ages 18 and 29 nearly double their election participation last fall, but there’s still room for the bloc of voters to grow. Almost 40 percent of eligible voters ages 18 to 29 [...]

Trump’s Secret to Victory in 2020: Hispanic Voters

David S. Bernstein is a contributing political analyst at WGBH News in Boston. */ ]]> When President Donald Trump tweeted, on January 20, that he had reached 50 percent approval among Hispanic Americans, most fair-minded observers reacted [...]

Dem presidential candidates introducing themselves to voters

Five Democratic senators vying for their party’s nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020 fanned out across the country Saturday to campaign and meet voters. Kamala D. Harris of California spent her second straight day in the [...]

New York voters give Cuomo and Schumer their ‘lowest ratings ever’ says poll

There’s disconcerting news for both Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, according to a new Siena College poll. New Yorkers are not entirely thrilled with the two Empire State Democrats. “Voters give Cuomo and [...]

Poll: Kamala Harris gaining among Democratic voters

Sen. Kamala Harris arrives for a rally launching her presidential campaign in Oakland, California, on Jan. 27. | Noah Berger/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Kamala Harris made headlines in her first visit [...]

‘Heart of the Democratic Party’: Black voters in S.C. see first candidate push

Sens. Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders are scheduled to be back-to-back speakers at the state capital’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day rally. | Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> COLUMBIA, S.C.— [...]

A No-Deal Brexit? Leaders Are Alarmed; Voters, Not So Much

Rob Ford, a professor of political science at the University of Manchester, said the government warnings have fallen flat in part because early on, Mrs. May repeatedly declared, “no deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for Britain.” [...]

Voters blame Donald Trump for partial government shutdown: Polls

Voters hold President Trump responsible for the ongoing partial government shutdown, according to two new polls released this week. As the partial shutdown stretches into its third week, Mr. Trump is taking the brunt of the blame. More than [...]