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The FBI is investigating dubious robocalls that told voters in several states to ‘stay safe and stay home’ on Election Day

The FBI is investigating reports of suspicious robocalls and texts urging voters to “stay safe and stay home” on Election Day, a senior cybersecurity official told reporters on Tuesday. “Robocalls of this nature happen every election” and are a “voter intimidation” and “voter suppression” tactic, an official from the Cybersecurity […]
The FBI is investigating dubious robocalls that told voters in several states to ‘stay safe and stay home’ on Election Day
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Trump told donors at a closed-door event that he will have his ‘own team’ and law enforcement monitoring polling places and is planning to dispute individual ballots

President Donald Trump told supporters at a closed-door event in Nashville that his campaign expects to dispute individual ballots, reported The Washington Post. In several states, Republicans have argued that ballots received after Election Day should not be counted, and in others, signature verification is expected to be a key […]
Trump told donors at a closed-door event that he will have his ‘own team’ and law enforcement monitoring polling places and is planning to dispute individual ballots
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Dozens of Federal Election Commission employees are asking Trump and the Senate to appoint people of colour to the agency for the first time in its 45-year history

A group of Federal Election Commission employees is demanding that the White House and the Senate appoint people of colour to the agency for the first time, according to a letter seen by Insider. The bipartisan Federal Election Commission has only had white members in its 45-year history. Senate Democrats […]
Dozens of Federal Election Commission employees are asking Trump and the Senate to appoint people of colour to the agency for the first time in its 45-year history
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In leaked audio, a top Trump adviser said the Republican party has ‘traditionally’ relied on voter suppression

Leaked audio reveals a top adviser to Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign said “traditionally it’s always been Republicans suppressing votes in places” during an event for Wisconsin Republicans. The senior political adviser, Justin Clark, told the Associated Press that the remarks were referring to historic, false accusations that Republicans engage in […]
In leaked audio, a top Trump adviser said the Republican party has ‘traditionally’ relied on voter suppression
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Republican Tim Scott bucks his own party to vote against a Trump judicial nominee accused of defending racially discriminatory voter suppression

Sen. Tim Scott, a South Carolina Republican, announced he will become the deciding vote in opposing President Donald Trump’s controversial judicial nominee Thomas Farr. The sole black member of the Republican Senate caucus, Scott based his opposition to Farr on accusations that the lawyer helped orchestrate an effort to disenfranchise […]
Republican Tim Scott bucks his own party to vote against a Trump judicial nominee accused of defending racially discriminatory voter suppression