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TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — One storm-battered New Jersey county was delivering ballots to emergency shelters Monday while New York City was lining up shuttle buses to ferry people in hard-hit coastal areas to the polls. With the presidential election looming just a week after Superstorm Sandy's devastation, authorities were scrambling to make voting as manageable as possible while election watchers warned that confusion over balloting could disenfranchise residents.
Tuesday, Maine will try for a second time to legalize gay marriage
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Campaign heats up as Romney makes moves to win in blue states Pennsylvania and Minnesota
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill is taking aim at Republican challenger Todd Akin with a new series of TV ads featuring rape survivors upset about Akin's position on emergency contraception.
Moving to a popular vote would cater to the ideological extremes and corrupt our elections.
Our current system focuses too heavily on swing states, but candidates should have to campaign for every vote in every state.
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A conservative super PAC affiliated with Republican strategist Karl Rove has jumped back into the Indiana Senate race with a nearly $1 million ad buy highlighting Democratic nominee Joe Donnelly's support for President Barack Obama's policies.