- Judge blocks rule canceling voter's registration Updated: Mar-05-14 7:43 pm
- After primary victory, Texas' Davis faces big odds Updated: Mar-05-14 6:46 pm
- India announces general elections to start April 7 Updated: Mar-05-14 12:13 pm
- Attorney submits US Senate vacancy initiative Updated: Mar-04-14 8:17 pm
- Mail-in ballots key in special congressional race Updated: Mar-04-14 7:02 pm
- Former NJ judge faces voter fraud charges Updated: Mar-04-14 4:51 pm
- House panel endorses new primary election date Updated: Mar-04-14 3:05 pm
- Nevada congressional hopeful has lax voting record Updated: Mar-04-14 2:28 pm
- Slow start to early voting across Illinois Updated: Mar-03-14 7:17 pm
- SW Indiana county finds 3,700 uncounted 2012 votes Updated: Mar-03-14 6:38 pm
- Utah proposal reminds small towns: hold elections Updated: Mar-03-14 2:04 pm
- Illinois governor says he'll vote on Election Day Updated: Mar-03-14 12:16 pm
- Nunnelee is lone Miss. incumbent without primary Updated: Mar-01-14 7:17 pm
- GOP candidates hoping to boost early voting Updated: Mar-01-14 5:47 pm
- Pa. Democrats vying for Lt. Gov. clash on drilling Updated: Mar-01-14 3:46 pm
- Lawmakers OK bill keeping Ark. lt. gov office open Updated: Feb-27-14 3:01 pm
- Ark. House committee set to consider lt. gov. bill Updated: Feb-26-14 3:19 am
- Branstad files petition signatures for campaign Updated: Feb-25-14 12:47 pm
- Senators hit rivals hard and fast in GOP primaries Updated: Feb-25-14 3:28 am
- GOP treasurer hopefuls tout contrasting skills Updated: Feb-23-14 1:37 pm
- Filing period opens Monday for 2014 Arkansas races Updated: Feb-23-14 12:54 pm
- Top Democratic candidates rally base in Austin Updated: Feb-22-14 1:10 pm
- Medicaid expansion bill opens new political attack Updated: Feb-22-14 11:10 am
- New political party registers in Hawaii Updated: Feb-21-14 4:27 pm
- Senate OKs keeping lieutenant governor office open Updated: Feb-20-14 7:46 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz did not have the authority to create a new rule aimed at ridding voter registration rolls of voters who didn't appear to be U.S. citizens, a judge said Wednesday.
AUSTIN, Texas - After her easy victory in the Texas Democratic primary, Wendy Davis, one of the brightest stars of the 2014 campaign, is now embarking on her mission to win the governor's office and revive her party's fortunes in the heart of conservative America. Already, Texas politics has never seen anyone like her: a dynamo with a trailer park-to-Harvard Law story who makes nationwide donors swoon.
NEW DELHI - India said Wednesday that it will hold national elections from April 7 to May 12, kicking off a vote that many observers see as the most important election in more than 30 years in the world's largest democracy.
HELENA, Montana - A Helena attorney submitted a ballot initiative proposal Tuesday that would change Montana law to take away the governor's power to fill U.S. Senate vacancies and instead require special elections.
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - In the 2012 general election, more people voted by mail in Pinellas County than in any other Florida county and that could have a major impact on next week's special election to replace the late Congressman C.W. Bill Young.
WOODBRIDGE, New Jersey - A municipal judge in New Jersey is facing voter fraud charges for allegedly casting ballots in a town he does not live in.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Moving Missouri's primary election date from August to June would give candidates more time to campaign against their rival party's counterparts, but it would shorten the time they have to distinguish themselves from rivals within their own party before nominees are picked.
LAS VEGAS - Nevada Republican congressional candidate Niger Innis said he regrets not voting more often in the past 14 years.
CHICAGO - Voters trickled into the polls Monday, the first day of early voting for primary contests that'll help determine Illinois' next governor, a U.S. senator and numerous local offices.
BOONVILLE, Indiana - More than 3,700 early votes cast in a southwestern Indiana county during the 2012 general election went uncounted because of an error by an electronic voting machine technician, officials said Monday.
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah lawmaker wants to make sure the state's small towns don't forget to hold elections.
CHICAGO - It's the first day of early voting in Illinois, but Gov. Pat Quinn isn't going to the polls.
JACKSON, Mississippi - First District Republican Alan Nunnelee is the only Mississippi congressman without a party primary this year.
CHICAGO - With early voting starting Monday, the four Republican candidates for Illinois governor were campaigning throughout the state Saturday, encouraging their supporters to cast a ballot before the March 18 primary.
HARRISUBURG, Pennsylvania - Six Democrats running for lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania clashed during a debate Saturday in front of the party's liberal activists over whether the state should stop, at least temporarily, drilling in the Marcellus Shale natural gas formation.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas House has approved a measure that keeps the lieutenant governor's office vacant until the general election in November.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - An Arkansas House committee is scheduled to consider a Senate bill that would keep the lieutenant governor's office vacant until the November election.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad on Tuesday submitted nearly three times the nomination petition signatures he needed to put his name on the ballot for re-election this year.
WASHINGTON - Republican senators are attacking GOP challengers earlier and more aggressively than in past elections, including using opposition research to try to knock out upstart rivals before they become serious threats.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Both candidates seeking the Republican nomination to be Illinois treasurer say they want to help right the state's financial ship - one bringing years of legislative experience to the job, the other promoting his technical expertise as a certified public accountant.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The filing period for Arkansas' political offices opens Monday with races for the U.S. Senate and governor at the top of the ticket.
AUSTIN, Texas - The top Democratic candidates running for governor and lieutenant governor in Texas denounced their Republican opponents Saturday for cutting funding to public schools and universities while failing to finance new highways and health care programs, sounding out the themes they hope will lead to victory in November.
ATLANTA - More than half of this year's legislative session was already over when the House leadership filed a bill with little fanfare but big political ramifications.
HONOLULU - The Hawaii Independent Party has filed enough signatures of registered voters with the state Office of Elections to satisfy the requirements for a new party.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would avoid a special election this year for the lieutenant governor's position left open by the resignation of Mark Darr.