Virginia

Fox News Resorts to Race-Baiting, and White Boards, on Election Night
November 06, 2012

Fox's Bill O'Reilly's bemoans the fall of "traditional America," and all those voters who dare to "want stuff."

Election Day’s Most Pressing Voting Irregularities: A Roundup
November 06, 2012

Update: As of 5 p.m. there have been 71,849 calls into Election Protection’s 866-OUR-VOTE Hotline. The trends throughout the day include confusion over voter ID requirements in multiple states; long lines at the polls in part due to early voting restrictions; and inadequate preparation throughout the country—not enough voting machines or polling officials—for a large voter turnout. One of the most significant updates include a number of reports coming out of Pennsylvania—specifically Philadelphia and Pittsburgh—that voters have been wrongfully removed from the voting rolls.

Virginia's Sneaky Voter ID Raises Few Alarms
November 06, 2012

Virginia's law has earned less scrutiny than other states' but, given the close race, could be more impactful.

Electionate’s Election Night Live Blog
November 06, 2012

We'll be live-blogging the election.

Seven Underrated Counties
November 06, 2012

 Throughout the Bush years, Orange County, FL, Franklin County, OH, and Bucks County, PA ascended to national preeminence as the closest counties in the closest states in the 2000 election. In 2008, the diverse and well-educated new coalition counties, like Arapahoe, CO, Fairfax, VA, Wake, NC stole the show. In 2012, Obama could easily win every county listed above and lose the election. As the suburbs diversify and Republicans compensate with additional inroads into the countryside, the old swing counties of the Bush years have largely moved into the Democratic column.

26 Election Day Predictions
November 06, 2012

What's Obama's Best State? How about Romney's Best County?

Daily Breakdown: Polls Show Obama As A Clear Favorite In A Close Race
November 06, 2012

Obama holds a clear lead in the battleground states worth 270 electoral votes.

What to Watch for—and Ignore—on Election Day
November 06, 2012

Here's what you should pay attention to and ignore on Election Night.

Eight More Years! The Case for Removing Term Limits
November 05, 2012

How the 22nd Amendment is hurting the country.

Dave Matthews, Vaseline and Other Weapons in the Battle for Virginia
November 05, 2012

Vaseline-covered Romney signs. Oscar winners getting out the vote. Audis. Dave Matthews. In the days before the election, Virginia has it all.

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