Election Skeptics Seek Office of Alabama Secretary of State | Health, Medicine and Fitness

GARDENDALE, Ala. (AP) — The Republican runoff for Alabama secretary of state features two candidates who have expressed concerns about the integrity of the election and voter rolls while opposing the expansion of early voting or by correspondence. One candidate, State Auditor Jim Zeigler, is backed by a key supporter of former President Donald Trump’s … Read more

5 Republicans vying for governorship in New Mexico primary | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MORGAN LEE – Associated Press SANTA FE, NM (AP) — Republican voters choose a candidate for governor of New Mexico from a field of five candidates during Tuesday’s primary election campaign dominated by concerns about the economy, violent crime and the United States southern border security. The winner of Tuesday’s GOP contest will face … Read more

Traffic Jam Could Delay COVID Funds Until Fall — Or Longer | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ALAN FRAM – Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is heading for “a lot of unnecessary loss of life,” the Biden administration says, if Congress fails to provide billions more dollars to prepare for the next wave of the pandemic. . Yet the quest for that money is in limbo, the latest … Read more

Block of COVID funds endangers the life of the United States, says the White House | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ALAN FRAM – Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is heading for “a lot of needless loss of life,” the Biden administration says, if Congress fails to provide billions more dollars to prepare for the next wave of the pandemic. . Yet the quest for that money is in limbo, the latest … Read more

Progressive ousts Biden-backed Schrader in Oregon primary | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By GILLIAN FLACCUS – Associated press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven-term U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader, a centrist who was endorsed by President Joe Biden, was ousted from the Oregon Democratic primary by progressive challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner after the results were delayed for more than a week by a problem printing the ballots. Vote counting in … Read more

Progressive ousts Biden-backed Schrader in Oregon primary | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By GILLIAN FLACCUS – Associated press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven-term U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader, a centrist who was endorsed by President Joe Biden, was ousted from the Oregon Democratic primary by progressive challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner after the results were delayed for more than a week by a problem printing the ballots. Vote counting in … Read more

Progressive ousts Biden-backed Schrader in Oregon primary | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By GILLIAN FLACCUS – Associated press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven-term U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader, a centrist who was endorsed by President Joe Biden, was ousted from the Oregon Democratic primary by progressive challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner after the results were delayed for more than a week by a problem printing the ballots. Vote counting in … Read more

Georgian primary goes well despite new electoral law | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY and GEOFF MULVIHILL – Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — In the first statewide test of the new voting restrictions, Georgia’s high-stakes primary elections appeared to go smoothly on Tuesday, with no reports of major issues in any of the Most important battleground states in the country. A record number of ballots … Read more

Ohioans were overlooked as the fight for the political map dragged on | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By JULIE CARR SMYTH – Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Accusations have been flying for months over who is to blame for Ohio’s redistricting predicament — a mess of a political mapping fight that has left the state without established political maps and voters without a day to elect party candidates for Statehouse seats. … Read more

Georgian primary goes well despite new electoral law | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY and GEOFF MULVIHILL – Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — In the first statewide test of the new voting restrictions, Georgia’s high-stakes primary elections appeared to go smoothly on Tuesday, with no reports of major issues in any of the Most important battleground states in the country. A record number of ballots … Read more