2020 Elections
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February 24, 2021, 6:05 PM

The first 4 early states start scramble to lead 2024 primary calendar

The lineup of the 2024 primary calendar is pulling the first four early states into a bitter, drawn-out clash.
February 24, 2021, 6:05 PM
The first 4 early states start scramble to lead 2024 primary calendar
February 24, 2021, 1:43 AM

Ex-congressman ordered to pay $456k for election violations

He secretly funneled thousands to a Democratic candidate to weaken a rival.
February 24, 2021, 1:43 AM
February 22, 2021, 8:21 PM

Voting machine company sues pro-Trump pillow man over false election claims

Dominion Voting Systems on Monday filed a $1.3 billion lawsuit against Trump ally Mike Lindell after he pushed false claims about the company rigging the 2020 election.
February 22, 2021, 8:21 PM
Voting machine company sues pro-Trump pillow man over false election claims
February 22, 2021, 7:20 PM

Dominion Voting Systems sues 'MyPillow Guy' for $1.3 billion

Dominion Voting Systems has filed a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against the founder of Minnesota-based MyPillow
February 22, 2021, 7:20 PM
February 13, 2021, 12:50 AM

Fox hosts Dobbs, Bartiromo strike back in voting fraud suit

Three hosts for Fox News have filed motions to dismiss claims against them and their employer as part of a $2.7 billion libel lawsuit brought by a voting technology company
February 13, 2021, 12:50 AM
February 10, 2021, 8:48 PM

Georgia prosecutor investigates election after Trump call

A Georgia prosecutor says she has opened a criminal investigation into “attempts to influence” the outcome of last year’s general election
February 10, 2021, 8:48 PM
February 10, 2021, 5:53 PM

Fulton County DA opens criminal probe into Trump's efforts to overturn Georgia election results

The district attorney in Fulton County, Georgia, has launched a criminal probe into former President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn his election loss in the state.
February 10, 2021, 5:53 PM
Fulton County DA opens criminal probe into Trump's efforts to overturn election
February 3, 2021, 8:29 PM

Lawyer who pushed voter fraud claims under investigation

Election officials in Georgia are investigating the residency of one of the biggest proponents of the claim that fraud cost Donald Trump his re-election
February 3, 2021, 8:29 PM
February 2, 2021, 10:26 PM

Georgia Senate GOP introduce bills to limit mail voting

Republicans in Georgia’s state Senate are seeking new limits and requirements before people can vote
February 2, 2021, 10:26 PM
1 month ago

GOP Ohio Sen. Portman not seeking reelection, cites gridlock

Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio says he won't seek reelection and plans to end a career in federal government spanning more than three decades
1 month ago
GOP Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio won't seek reelection
1 month ago

Watchdog probes if DOJ officials tried to overturn election

The Justice Department’s inspector general is launching an investigation to examine whether any former or current department officials “engaged in an improper attempt” to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election
1 month ago
1 month ago

Dominion files defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani

Ontario-based Dominion is seeking more than $1.3 billion in damages.
1 month ago
Dominion files defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani
1 month ago

Sen. Rand Paul continues making false claims of 2020 election fraud

Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. Rand Paul appeared on ABC's "This Week."
1 month ago
Sen. Rand Paul continues making false claims of 2020 election fraud
1 month ago

'Debate over whether or not there was (election) fraud should occur': Sen. Paul

George Stephanopoulos interviews Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on "This Week."
1 month ago
'Debate over whether or not there was (election) fraud should occur': Sen. Paul
1 month ago

Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the new vice president

Everything you need to know about Sen. Kamala Harris, who is becoming the first woman to serve as vice president.
1 month ago
Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the VP
1 month ago

Stores drop MyPillow after CEO pushes election conspiracies

The founder and CEO of MyPillow, who amplified President Donald Trump’s claims of election fraud, said a backlash against his company has begun after a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol this month
1 month ago
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Rep. Cori Bush wants to expel Congress members who tried to overturn election

The Missouri congresswoman speaks out about her fellow House members, the “white supremacist in chief” and compares the treatment of the Capitol insurrectionists to BLM protesters.
1 month ago
Rep. Cori Bush wants to expel Congress members who tried to overturn election
1 month ago

No charges in Pennsylvania discarded-ballots case

A federal prosecutors says no criminal charges will be filed against a temporary elections worker authorities have said mistakenly discarded nine military ballots ahead of the November presidential election
1 month ago
No charges in Pennsylvania discarded-ballots case
1 month ago

Armed protests being planned at all 50 state capitols, FBI bulletin says

An internal FBI bulletin showed armed protests and the "storming" of buildings are being planned for all 50 state capitols leading up to and on Inauguration Day.
1 month ago
Armed protests being planned at all 50 state capitols, FBI bulletin says
2 months ago

How athletes helped turn Georgia blue

Leading up to Georgia’s runoff Senate races last week, players for the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream rallied voters to support the Rev. Raphael Warnock.
2 months ago
How athletes helped turn Georgia blue
2 months ago

Georgia state voting manager speaks on Trump’s accusation of election fraud

Gabriel Sterling, Georgia’s statewide voting system implementation manager, speaks on the Georgia state runoff elections, the siege at the Capitol and whether Trump should be impeached.
2 months ago
Georgia state voting manager speaks on Trump’s accusation of election fraud
2 months ago

Georgia's GOP governor under fire after US Senate losses

2020 election cycle has bruised Gov. Kemp, even though he wasn't on the ballot.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman 'taking a hard look' at Senate run in 2022

The high-profile race will help determine future control of the Senate.
2 months ago
Pennsylvania progressive Democrat 'taking a hard look' at 2022 Senate run
2 months ago

Voting machine company files $1.3B suit against pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell, who pushed false election claims

Dominion Voting Systems on Friday filed a defamation lawsuit against attorney Sidney Powell.
2 months ago
Voting machine company sues pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell for false claims
2 months ago

After years of work, Abrams takes victory lap in Georgia

Stacey Abrams spent years trying to convince Democratic Party leaders that an untapped well of potential voters could upend Republican domination in the state
2 months ago
2 months ago

Reflecting on Georgia's 2 Senate runoff victories: Part 6

A community organizer who worked to get out the vote in Georgia for the Senate runoffs discusses the significance of Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock's victories, assuring Democrats Senate control.
2 months ago
Reflecting on Georgia's 2 Senate runoff victories: Part 6
2 months ago

Vice President, Congress react to riots as Biden’s victory is certified

Lawmakers from both parties forged ahead in the early hours on Thursday to formally seal Joe Biden’s win as the next president and offered a strong condemnation of the violence from rioters.
2 months ago
Vice President, Congress react to riots as Biden’s victory is certified
2 months ago

Democrats gain Senate majority with 2 Georgia wins

Jon Ossoff is projected to win, joining fellow Georgian Rev. Raphael Warnock as Democrats claim control of the Senate.
2 months ago
Democrats gain Senate majority with 2 Georgia wins
2 months ago

Senate votes down objections to certifying Arizona electors

The Senate voted down the objection, 93-6.
2 months ago
Senate votes down objections to certifying Arizona electors
2 months ago

Against the odds, Georgia Democrats make history with Senate runoffs

Democrats have a majority in the House and are projected to control the Senate.
2 months ago
Against the odds, Georgia Democrats make history with Senate runoffs
2 months ago

Democrats projected to take control of Senate with Georgia runoff wins

Jon Ossoff is projected by ABC News to win his Georgia runoff, joining Raphael Warnock to represent the state.
2 months ago
Democrats projected to take control of Senate with Georgia runoff wins
2 months ago

Democrats gain control of Senate as Warnock and Ossoff projected to win in Georgia

Control of the Senate and the fate of President-elect Joe Biden’s agenda hangs in the balance on Tuesday in Georgia.
2 months ago
Democrats gain control of Senate as Warnock and Ossoff projected to win in Georgia
2 months ago

Sen. McConnell rejects GOP challenge to confirming Electoral College vote

The Senate majority leader said he'd "vote to respect the people's decision and defend our system of government as we know it."
2 months ago
Sen. McConnell rejects GOP challenge to confirming Electoral College vote
2 months ago

Congress begins ratification of the Electoral College votes

The joint session of Congress convened to ratify the Electoral College results of the 2020 presidential election.
2 months ago
Congress begins ratification of the Electoral College votes
2 months ago

'Only in America': Warnock's rise from poverty to US senator

The man elected to be Georgia's first Black senator calls his story one that could only happen in America
2 months ago
2 months ago

'This is a historic moment,' Warnock says of projected victory

The Rev. Raphael Warnock joined ABC's "Good Morning America" Wednesday following his historic projected win in one of Georgia's runoff elections.
2 months ago
'This is a historic moment,' Warnock says of projected victory
2 months ago

Jon Ossoff comments on GA runoff election

The Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate is running against Sen. David Perdue.
2 months ago
Jon Ossoff comments on GA runoff election
2 months ago

Control of the Senate at stake in Georgia runoffs

If the Democrats win both seats in the southern state, they'll control the Senate, the House and the presidency. Tom Llamas has the very latest on the results at ABC News Election Headquarters.
2 months ago
Control of the Senate at stake in Georgia runoffs
2 months ago

ABC News projects Warnock will defeat Loeffler in Georgia Senate race, becoming state's 1st Black senator

The Rev. Raphael Warnock, a prominent Black preacher who leads Atlanta's storied Ebenezer Baptist Church, has secured a barrier-breaking victory in Georgia.
2 months ago
ABC News projects Warnock will defeat Loeffler, becoming Georgia's 1st Black senator
2 months ago

Georgia's Senate seats will be determined by runoff elections some say are tainted with racism

Runoff races in Georgia have ties to racial oppression, some political observers argue.
2 months ago
A look at the history of runoff elections in Georgia
2 months ago

Blacks and Democrats maintain their turnout, producing two tight races for Senate control

Democratic turnout often lags in runoffs; not so this time.
2 months ago
Blacks and Democrats maintain their turnout, producing two tight races for Senate
2 months ago

Rev. Raphael Warnock speaks after projected victory in Georgia Senate runoff

The preacher, who leads the same church once led by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will make history as the first Black senator in the state of Georgia.
2 months ago
Rev. Raphael Warnock speaks after projected victory in Georgia Senate runoff
2 months ago

Warnock projected winner of Georgia Senate race, 2nd race too close to call

ABC News projects Democrat Rev. Raphael Warnock will defeat incumbent GOP Sen. Kelly Loeffler, while votes between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Sen. David Perdue are still being tallied.
2 months ago
Warnock projected winner of Georgia Senate race, 2nd race too close to call
2 months ago

Chris Christie, Rahm Emanuel on how Biden's electoral vote win could play out

The former New Jersey governor and former Chicago mayor discuss what happens when the president-elect is declared formally by Congress.
2 months ago
Chris Christie, Rahm Emanuel on how Biden's electoral vote win could play out
2 months ago

Did Republicans turn out to vote red in Georgia’s runoffs?

With a projected win for at least one Democratic challenger, ABC News contributors Chris Christie, Rahm Emmanuel, Yvette Simpson and Sara Fagen discuss whether Trump’s call had an effect on the races.
2 months ago
Did Republicans turn out to vote red in Georgia’s runoffs?
2 months ago

Georgia polls close after bitter runoff campaigns, fierce get-out-the-vote efforts

Georgia voters turned out in record numbers for the runoffs, which will determine Senate control. With ABC News projecting a win for at least one Democratic challenger, “Nightline” is on the ground.
2 months ago
Georgia polls close after bitter runoff campaigns, fierce get-out-the-vote efforts
2 months ago

Georgia counts ballots as US Senate control hangs in balance

Georgia officials are counting the final votes of the nation’s turbulent 2020 election season as polls closed in two critical races that will determine control of the U.S. Senate and, in turn, the fate of President-elect Joe Biden’s legislative agenda
2 months ago
Decision day in Georgia with Senate majority at stake
2 months ago

Votes being counted in Georgia runoffs

Voters were lining up before polls opened Tuesday. The runoffs will affect far more than Georgia -- it will decide if Republicans keep control of the Senate.
2 months ago
Votes being counted in Georgia runoffs
2 months ago

By the Numbers: Georgia’s runoff system may be tainted by racism

Georgia’s unique runoff election system began during the civil rights era, and some historians call it a continuation of discriminatory voting practices.
2 months ago
By the Numbers: Georgia’s runoff system may be tainted by racism
2 months ago

Trump insists, falsely, that Pence can decertify results

“I hope Mike Pence comes through for us, I have to tell you," Trump said.
2 months ago
Loyal soldier Pence torn between Trump, Constitution