Republican state lawmakers push for restrictions on voting

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — As President Donald Trump hurls unfounded allegations of colossal fraud in last fall's election, lawmakers in at least 20 mostly Republican-led states are pushing to make it harder to register or to vote.

Feb. 9, 2017 10:37 AM EST
Effect of voting laws seen, but not enough to sway outcome

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fourteen states had new voting or registration restrictions in place for the 2016 presidential election, raising concerns that minority voters in particular would have a harder time accessing the ballot box.

Nov. 10, 2016 11:35 AM EST
Voters face machine problems, long lines in some states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Donald Trump's continued skepticism that the election was on the up-and-up, few voters who went to the polls Tuesday encountered problems — and even then, most of the trouble involved the usual machine breakdowns and long lines.

Nov. 8, 2016 5:29 PM EST
Random citizens can contest your voting right in many states

Calls by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for his supporters to watch for fraud at the polls have raised concerns about a longstanding but little used Election Day tactic — citizen voter challenges.

Nov. 4, 2016 1:34 PM EDT