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Faith Leaders Across Georgia Head To Polls To Support Voters

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State representatives stand during the Pledge of Allegiance in the Iowa House chambers in Des Moines, Iowa, in June. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Are You Watching Your State Lawmaker Elections? Here's Why You Should

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Week In Politics: What The Polls Are Saying, Days Before Election Day

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Virtual Education Is Impacting College Students' Access To Voting

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A Look At The Early Voting Turnout And Voter Concerns So Far

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Rising Coronavirus Cases In Iowa Could Threaten Voter Turnout

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Trump, Biden Make Final Statements Before Election Day

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Demonstrators hold placards reading "BLACK LIVES MATTER," "Walter Wallace JR." and DEFUND PPD" as they gather in protest near the location where Wallace, a 27-year-old Black man, was killed by two police officers in Philadelphia. Police officers said he was armed with a knife. Mark Makela/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump's executive order issued earlier this month would make it easier for the federal government to fire career civil servants. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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'A Huge Attack': Critics Decry Trump Order That Makes Firing Federal Workers Easier

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Dr. Warren Hern's clinic in Boulder, Colo., photographed on Monday, June 1, 2009. Hern said a ballot initiative to ban abortion after 22 weeks in Colorado would prohibit about 95% of the procedures performed at the clinic. Ed Andrieski/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Colorado Abortion Ban Could Be Felt Nationwide

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