Tag: Election

6 States Sue Postal Service Alleging Changes Have Harmed Ability to Conduct ‘Free and Fair Elections’

August 21, 2020 3:31 PM

Six states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Friday against Postmaster General Louis DeJoy alleging new "unlawful" mail policy changes have affected their ability to conduct "free and fair elections."

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Postal Service Warns It Might Not Meet Mail in Voting Deadlines

August 15, 2020 10:29 AM

The Postal Service has warned election officials across the country that ballots requested by their deadlines and promptly mailed back may not be delivered in time to be counted.

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Trump or Biden? Results of Reader Survey

June 30, 2020 9:34 AM
Trump or Biden? Results of Reader Survey

Which candidate do FedSmith readers favor in the 2020 presidential election? Here are the results.

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Trump or Biden? Express Your Preference

June 23, 2020 1:23 PM
Trump or Biden? Express Your Preference

Which leading candidate will receive your vote to be president in the upcoming election?

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Mail Carrier Allegedly Changed Ballot Requests from ‘Democrat’ to ‘Republican’ as a ‘Joke’

May 27, 2020 10:12 AM
Mail Carrier Allegedly Changed Ballot Requests from ‘Democrat’ to ‘Republican’ as a ‘Joke’

A West Virginia mail carrier has been charged with attempted election fraud after allegedly tampering with ballot requests sent through the mail.

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Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

March 24, 2020 9:25 AM
Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

An informal survey of readers over the past 10 days provides insight into which candidates for president are the most popular.

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Election 2020: Who Would Receive Your Vote?

March 10, 2020 12:11 PM
Election 2020: Who Would Receive Your Vote?

Which candidates do members of the federal community favor in the upcoming election?

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Bloomberg’s Plan for Social Security

February 18, 2020 9:22 AM
Bloomberg’s Plan for Social Security

The author analyzes details of Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg’s plan for Social Security.

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Sanders Proposes Expanded VA Services

November 11, 2019 9:50 AM

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is proposing a plan to expand Veterans Affairs services and hire 50,000 new agency employees according to an agenda he released to coincide with Veterans Day.

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Warren Proposes Expanded Collective Bargaining for Federal Employees

October 9, 2019 11:37 AM

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is promising to expand collective bargaining in the federal workforce if elected.

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