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Updated: June 1, 2021 | 1:27 pm

Mail-in voting law spurring new tensions over elections in Pennsylvania

The counties’ call for action comes amid a partisan stalemate over how to fix shortcomings or gray areas in Pennsylvania’s 2019 expansive mail-in voting law.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Texas Democrats walk out, stop Republican’s sweeping voting restrictions

The sudden revolt torpedoed the sweeping measure known as Senate Bill 7, which would have reduced polling hours, empowered poll watchers and scaled back ways to vote in Texas.

By The Associated Press

Independents can vote on ballot questions, and more things to know about the May 18 primary

All voters, regardless of affiliation, will be asked to weigh in on four ballot questions, including two proposed constitutional amendments that could significantly shape Pennsylvania’s future response to disasters like the coronavirus pandemic.

By Sarah Anne Hughes/Spotlight PA

Updated: May 7, 2021 | 4:04 pm

Voter ID is a flashpoint in Pennsylvania election law talks

Gov. Wolf is ready to discuss legislation to update the state’s election law, but opposes changes to the voter ID law.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press