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What is a nominating convention?
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It wasn’t until 1832 that parties held conventions to select their candidates.
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Mon, 08/10/2020 - 12:06 PM
A $100 bill next to a 'Vote' button
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Once you've declared your candidacy, you're officially on the path to becoming president. To get any further, you'll need to start raising money. But from where?
America's Presidents
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See all the men who held the highest office in the land, from George Washington to Donald Trump.
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Sat, 08/01/2020 - 01:57 PM
Election volunteer Tyler Jentoft-Johnson holds an absentee ballot as they're counted at the City Hall during the presidential…
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Expected delays in counting of ballots due to issues the US Postal Service is experiencing could result in a longer than usual wait for election results
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Sun, 09/13/2020 - 02:45 AM
Ethiopia's Tigray Region Conflict Unpacked
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VOA traces the beginnings of the conflict that grew into a humanitarian crisis
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Thu, 04/01/2021 - 08:01 AM
Explainer: Executive Orders
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Here's how the US president issues federal directives to manage operations of the government
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Mon, 02/01/2021 - 01:36 PM
History of Vaccines
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A shot in the arm can protect you from disease but this was not always the case
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 03:27 PM
New COVID-19 Variants Are Different - What that Means for Us
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Not only do they spread faster than existing strains, it's possible that vaccines against them might not work as well
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Fri, 01/22/2021 - 09:22 AM
Which Party Will Control US Senate?
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Two seats currently held by Republicans up for grabs as Georgia votes Tuesday
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Tue, 01/05/2021 - 09:19 AM
How Georgia Runoff Could Shift Balance of Power in US Senate
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Two Republican-held seats at stake as voters cast ballots in southern state
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Mon, 01/04/2021 - 08:25 AM
Election_States_Flipping
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Ohio has backed the winning candidate in US presidential elections for more than two decades. But not in 2020. Here are other state trends that came to end end this election.
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Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:53 PM
FILE - Supporters react after it was announced that President-elect Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump.
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Fast facts about the US election certification process
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Thu, 12/10/2020 - 10:17 AM
President-elect Donald Trump, left, and President Barack Obama arrive for Trump's inauguration ceremony.
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It's the process during which the president-elect gets ready to take control of the administration - here's what's involved
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Mon, 11/23/2020 - 01:22 PM
President-elect Donald Trump, left, and President Barack Obama arrive for Trump's inauguration ceremony.
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It hasn't always been easy, but it is a hallmark of American Democracy.
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Thu, 11/12/2020 - 02:28 PM
Explainer: Concession Speech
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How a losing candidate admits defeat
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 11:24 AM
Explainer: Early Voting
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Casting ballots ahead of the official election date has taken on historic importance in 2020
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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 03:51 PM
Explainer: Undecided Voters
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Some of the most important people in US politics don't know how they are going to vote when election day comes
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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 02:42 PM
COVID-19 Climate Change
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COVID lockdowns are clearing the air around the world, but the emissions reductions may only be temporary.
What is the Insurrection Act?
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What does this law give the president authority to do? VOA explains
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Fri, 06/05/2020 - 05:53 PM