Reading Time: 4 minutes Local election offices are preparing for a contentious November election but may not have enough staff or money to handle an expected surge of mail ballots.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Advocates say civilians, not cops, should respond to many calls.
Reading Time: 8 minutes The fight over mail voting is symptomatic of deeper problems in American politics.
Reading Time: 13 minutes Undocumented students face greater challenges than ever in their pursuit of postsecondary education.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Trump’s executive order directing states to exclude noncitizens from the census may effectively erase children under five whose parents are undocumented from the count.
Reading Time: 5 minutes As the coronavirus spreads across the United States, vote-by-mail is growing in importance as a protection for both voters and election workers.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The USPS needs money, and it needs it now. Whether it will receive funding in time to deliver millions of ballots in the next election is open to question.
Reading Time: 9 minutes The coronavirus puts a strain on an already fraying housing market. With no relief in sight, residents try to hang onto their homes. Can inclusionary zoning help?
Reading Time: 4 minutes COVID-19 has created new interest in voting by mail, but there is another way to protect yourself and avoid long lines on Election Day. That is: in-person early voting.
Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s Trump’s vision — not that of the protesters — that threatens American democracy.