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Voters wait in an hours-long line to vote  in the coronavirus-delayed Georgia  primary  in Atlanta,  June 9th.  Photograph: Epa/Erik S Lesser

Concerns have been raised about the preparedness of US authorities for November’s presidential election, after chaotic scenes unfolded at some voting (...)

Nurses protest over the lack of personal protection equipment amid the Covid-19 pandemic in front of the White House in Washington, DC, on Tuesday. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images

US president Donald Trump vowed to halt all immigration into the United States temporarily to help protect American workers during the coronavirus pan(...)

Bernie Sanders: “We are now at a point with some 97 per cent of the precincts reporting where our campaign is winning the popular initial vote by some 6,000 votes.” Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

The outcome of the Iowa caucuses was plunged into further uncertainty on Thursday after the Democratic Party’s top official called for a “recanvass” o(...)

Pete Buttigieg, Democratic presidential candidate and former mayor of South Bend, Indiana. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Pete Buttigieg continues to lead the Democratic party’s delayed Iowa caucuses in a major boost for the 38-year-old Indiana mayor, as the primary seaso(...)

Workers clean the stage before the  Democratic presidential primary debate at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on July 30th. Photograph: Erin Schaff/The New York Times

The suspense was high. The hour was late. The questions about the next Democratic debate were many: Ten candidates or 11? Two nights or one? One billi(...)

Democratic senators-elect Kyrsten Sinema  and Jacky Rosen  walk to the office of Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer for a meeting at the US Capitol on Tuesday.   Photograph:  Win McNamee/Getty Images

Just over a week after Americans went to the polls in the midterm elections, the incoming members of Congress arrived in Washington on Tuesday for “or(...)

 Republican congressional candidate Troy Balderson gives a victory speech at his election night party in Newark, Ohio. Photograph:  Justin Merriman/Getty Images

Republican candidates backed by US president Donald Trump clung to small leads in closely watched races in Ohio and Kansas on Wednesday, with the nar(...)