McCrae Dowless, central figure in 9th District election probe, indicted

Raleigh, N.C. — McCrae Dowless, the Bladen County political operative who emerged as a central figure in the investigation into irregularities in the 9th Congressional District, was arrested and charged Wednesday with a series of… Read More

US appeals court ruling allows paper ballots lawsuit to move ahead

A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld a judge’s ruling that said Georgia’s electronic voting system poses a “concrete risk” to secure elections. The decision from the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals allows the voting… Read More

Scott Walker signs lame-duck legislation without vetoes curbing his Democratic successor’s power

As his last major act in office, Gov. Scott Walker signed legislation Friday that scales back the authority of his successor, diminishes the power of the incoming Democratic attorney general and limits early voting. Though Walker… Read More