Arizona sued over new voter registration laws that violate rights

Voters deliver their ballot to a polling station in Tempe, Arizona, on Nov. 3, 2020. The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, sued Arizona over a new law requiring people who use a federal form to register to vote to provide additional proof of citizenship if...

Reforming the Electoral College could prevent another Jan. 6 | Opinion

Protesters try to break through a police barrier, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at the Capitol in Washington. Donald Trump’s claims of election fraud led to an unprecedented riot at the capitol. Julio Cortez, Associated Press In 1876, ambiguities in our country’s presidential election laws led to a showdown between...

How your lifestyle can impact environmental sustainability | Opinion

Boaters are seen at Jordanelle Reservoir near Kamas on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021. Utah’s drought has forced the closure of the Rock Cliff and Ross Creek boat ramps at Jordanelle. High temperatures and low precipitation add to growing fears that this drought is here for the long haul. Laura...

Gun safety group announces $10 million for battleground state races

A prominent gun safety advocacy group is ready to spend big to boost Democrats who last month supported Congress’ most significant gun policy package in nearly 30 years — and attack Republicans who opposed it. The $10 million investment by Giffords PAC, first disclosed to POLITICO, will go toward...