The Democratic National Committee is delaying its convention until the week of Aug. 17
The funding is part of the $2 trillion federal relief package and could help hire more poll workers and cleaning supplies needed to protect against COVID-19 spread.
Democrats have long argued that elections should be conducted by mail to make them easier for voters, and the coronavirus outbreak is giving new momentum to their cause
Rhode Island is the latest state to move its presidential primary in response to the new coronavirus
Ken Davison, a longtime advocate for transparency in tribal affairs, has unseated Mark Brown, winning a redo of a December special election Brown won by a single vote.
Political town committees hold meetings in late March to elect local officers and delegates to state and General Assembly endorsement conventions.
In the three weeks since his blowout win in the South Carolina primary, Joe Biden has emerged as the Democratic presidential nominee-in-waiting
Connecticut's second coronavirus death was a 91-year-old New Canaan man who had been hospitalized
Gov. Ned Lamont on Thursday used his powers under the public-health emergency to postpone April 28 presidential primary due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Some lawmakers want Congress to allow remote voting in the House and the Senate as the coronavirus spreads around the country
Joe Biden's sweeping victories in Florida, Illinois and Arizona are building his delegate lead over rival Bernie Sanders in the Democratic presidential race
State election officials told city and town clerks and registrars statewide Tuesday they should plan to hold the presidential primary as scheduled April 28.
Joe Biden won the Arizona, Florida and Illinois primaries Tuesday, a clean sweep that carried him a considerable way toward clinching the Democratic nomination on an extraordinary election day...
The Democratic presidential primary is consumed with uncertainty after leaders in Ohio called off Tuesday's election just hours before polls were set to open to combat the spread of the new...
Ohio's health director has ordered polls closed just hours before they were to open there and in three other states for presidential primaries
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders are looking to cast themselves as best-positioned to lead the nation through a global pandemic
The nation’s largest labor union has lined up behind Joe Biden’s presidential campaign, with the National Education Association on Saturday endorsing the former vice president for the...
The Democratic National Committee is moving Sunday's presidential debate from Arizona to Washington because of concerns about the coronavirus
The move is intended to quell concerns raised in recent weeks by senior Democratic strategists about the leadership structure of the Biden campaign.
New London Democrat Martha Marx has announced a challenge in the race for the 20th District Senate seat held by Republican Paul Formica of East Lyme.
Joe Biden decisively won Michigan's Democratic presidential primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders' insurgent candidacy four years ago.
Michigan boosted Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential bid, but four years later, the same state could either revive his campaign or relegate him to the role of protest candidate
Members of Congress are set to receive classified briefings on election security
Joe Biden's stunning turnaround in the past week has put pressure on Bernie Sanders to blunt or reverse the former vice president's momentum. It won't take long to determine whether the senator is up...
Jay Silva also argues Sanders is the best candidate to beat President Donald Trump in an election.
It took Joe Biden's moderate rivals just hours to unite behind him after they left the presidential race, but Bernie Sanders hasn't been so fortunate
President Donald Trump defended his administration's response to the coronavirus and his confrontational style of name-calling political opponents as he fielded questions from the public in his first...
The Trump ads urged Facebook users to "take the official 2020 Congressional District Census today," but despite the look and language of the ad, they were not related to the count.
Mike Bloomberg is out of the Democratic presidential race, but he's not done trying to beat President Donald Trump
A new report shows that social media accounts linked to Russia have begun to disrupt this year’s U.S. presidential race and it’s become harder to detect the posts on platforms like...
Former Vice President Joe Biden says he's worried about how protesters have stormed the stage when he's been speaking at campaign events with his wife beside him
After a head-spinning four days, a race that began with a large and diverse field has boiled down to two white men in their 70s who each have spent about a half-century running for political office.
Republican Shaun Mastroianni of Stonington announced Wednesday that he will run again for the 43rd District state House seat this fall.
Billionaire Mike Bloomberg has ended his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and has endorsed Joe Biden
Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg plans to reassess whether he should stay in the race after disappointing results in Tuesday's primaries
Joe Biden scored key Super Tuesday victories in Minnesota and across the South, building on momentum that has swiftly revived his Democratic presidential campaign in recent days
Millions of voters from Maine to California are headed to the polls on Super Tuesday, a day that's rich with delegates in the battle for the Democratic presidential nomination
The Democratic presidential candidates are racing toward the biggest day on the primary calendar, when 14 states vote on Super Tuesday
Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg are uniting behind Joe Biden's presidential bid as the Democratic Party's moderate wing scrambles to boost the former vice president just hours before Super Tuesday
Amy Klobuchar is ending her Democratic presidential campaign and is set to endorse Joe Biden