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Feb 1, 2016 10:46 AM ET
In the U.S. electoral system, states decide on how they nominate candidates. Why do some states have caucuses while others have primaries?
Jan 25, 2016 03:58 AM ET
Poland's new ruling party is leading a dramatic rightward shift in policy. So why are the changes creating tension with the European Union?
Jan 19, 2016 06:07 AM ET
Running on socially progressive policies, Justin Trudeau was elected in 2015 as Canada's prime minister. What does he stand for?
Dec 14, 2015 05:23 AM ET
Donald Trump recently said the U.S. should halt all Muslim immigration. How have people around the world reacted?
Nov 23, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
How has America's relationship with socialism evolved? And how did socialism acquire such a negative connotation in American politics?
Oct 29, 2015 04:45 AM ET
Gallup announced it has pulled out of the presidential polling business. The move is an acknowledgement of the increasing difficulty pollsters face in getting accurate data from a technologically changing electorate.
May 18, 2015 12:27 PM ET
House Democrats recently proposed a bill to end the practice of gerrymandering. How does it work?
Oct 28, 2014 09:55 AM ET
Every two years, midterm elections take place for officeholders and challengers at the federal, state, and local levels. Trace takes a look at elections closer to home, in our states and localities, and offers examples of ballot issues decided there.
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