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LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — The coronavirus has reached the upper echelons of the White House again, with an outbreak among aides to Vice President Mike Pence just over a week from Election Day. A top White House official declared: “We’re not going to control the pandemic.”
President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden are intensifying their efforts to persuade uncommitted voters to pick sides in the closing days of the presidential election campaign.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's and Democratic rival Joe Biden's campaigns are assembling armies of powerful lawyers for the possibility that the race for the White House is decided not at the ballot box but in court.
INDIANAPOLIS — More than 1 million Indiana voters requested early ballots this fall amid worries about the coronavirus, a record number but still lower than officials initially projected.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden fought over how to tame the raging coronavirus during the campaign's closing debate, largely shelving the rancor that overshadowed their previous face-off in favor of a more substantive exchange that highlight…
SYRACUSE — On Nov. 3, registered voters within the Wawasee Community School Corporation in Kosciusko County will be asked to throw their support behind a school referendum aimed at improving student safety and instruction within the district.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is hopping from one must-win stop on the electoral map to the next in the leadup to a final presidential debate that may be his last, best chance to alter the trajectory of the 2020 campaign.
GOSHEN — A Republican incumbent who is a former county surveyor is being challenged by a Democratic retiree in the Indiana Senate District 12 race.
INDIANAPOLIS — In Indiana’s first virtual gubernatorial debate, the three candidates shared opposing methods for handling the COVID-19 pandemic, mask mandates and closing nonessential businesses.
GOSHEN — Elkhart County voters will choose three of six candidates to represent them on the County Council.
Q: HOW WILL THE ELECTION AFFECT CONTROL OF CONGRESS?
More than 22 million Americans have already cast ballots in the 2020 election, a record-shattering avalanche of early votes driven both by Democratic enthusiasm and a pandemic that has transformed the way the nation votes.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden faced inquisitive voters on separate stages in different cities Thursday night in a substitute for the debate that was meant to be.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Confronted with its first known coronavirus scare, Joe Biden’s presidential campaign turned the threat into another contrast with President Donald Trump in the closing weeks of a general election battle dominated by how the Republican incumbent has handled the pandemi…
GOSHEN — A woman reported to election officials Thursday that she was harassed at a vote center while attempting to cast a ballot without wearing a facemask.
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Here’s what’s happening Thursday in Election 2020, 19 days until Election Day:
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News faced a sharp backlash to its decision to host President Donald Trump for a town hall Thursday in direct competition with ABC's event with Democrat Joe Biden, including a social media call to boycott the network.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Absentee ballots cast in Indiana must arrive by noon on Election Day to be counted, a federal appeals court said Tuesday, spiking a 10-day extension ordered by a judge.
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — With Election Day just three weeks away, President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden concentrated Tuesday on battleground states both see as critical to clinching an Electoral College victory, tailoring their travel to best motivate voters who could cast …
Incumbent Christy Stutzman is the Republican candidate for the Indiana House’s District 49 seat. She is being challenged by Democratic candidate Amanda Qualls.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of prominent Christians from both sides of the aisle, including a past faith adviser to former President Barack Obama, is forming a political action committee designed to chip away at Christian support for President Donald Trump in the final weeks of the 2020 campaign.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Biden made two campaign stops Monday in Ohio, attempting to expand the battleground map and keep President Donald Trump on the defensive in a state long thought to be out of reach for Democrats after Trump's wide margin of victory there four years ago.
It's not too late to submit a question for the Indiana gubernatorial debate Oct. 20.
Here’s what’s happening Monday in Election 2020, 22 days until Election Day:
WASHINGTON (AP) — Impatient to return to the campaign trail, President Donald Trump dubiously claimed he's fully recovered and immune from COVID-19, hailed a cure that isn't so and declared the coronavirus is “disappearing” even as cases spiked.
Claudia Swisher loves casting her ballot in person on Election Day, but this year COVID-19 health concerns are keeping her away from the polls.
At the age of 18, Laura Weaver cast her ballot for Bill Clinton in the 1992 election. But as her disability progressed and voting in-person became more difficult, Weaver qualified to vote absentee. She submitted her first mail-in ballot in 2008.
GOSHEN — About 100 people lined the sidewalks of the Elkhart County Courthouse on Saturday morning for a rally aimed at showing their support for the re-election of Donald Trump in the Nov. 3 presidential election.
Curt Nisly is the three-term Republican incumbent in Indiana House District 22. He is being challenged by Democrat Kelly Thompson.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nearly 50,000 voters received incorrect absentee ballots in the county that is home to Ohio’s capital and largest city, elections officials said Friday as they promised corrected ballots would be mailed within 72 hours.
Here’s what’s happening Friday in Election 2020, 25 days until Election Day:
WASHINGTON (AP) — The campaign's final debates between President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden were thrown into uncertainty Thursday as the rival camps offered dueling proposals for the remaining faceoffs that have been upended by the president’s coronavirus infection.
The Elkhart County commissioner seat in District 3 is a two-woman race.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Trading barbs through plexiglass shields, Republican Mike Pence and Democrat Kamala Harris turned the only vice presidential debate of 2020 into a dissection of the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, with Harris labeling it “the greatest failur…
GOSHEN — Moving forward, heading into Election Day, Elkhart County poll workers will be required to wear face masks at vote centers, and voters will be urged to wear their masks as well.
INDIANAPOLIS — A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that aimed to make mail-in ballots available to all Indiana voters for the November election because of the coronavirus pandemic, ruling that the limits included in state law don’t violate voters’ constitutional rights.
AP reports about voting early, by mail or absentee.
Two men with histories of extensive service to the Goshen community are seeking the District 4 Goshen Community Schools board seat.
GOSHEN — A former county sheriff who defeated an incumbent Republican in the primary will face off in the District 2 county commissioner race against a Goshen veteran who is active in local organizations.
Here’s what’s happening Tuesday in Election 2020, 28 days until Election Day:
Here’s what’s happening Monday in Election 2020, 29 days until Election Day:
A Democratic Elkhart City Council member is challenging an incumbent Republican for the District 48 Indiana House seat in the Nov. 3 election.
This Week's Circulars
GOSHEN [mdash] Mary Elizabeth Poe-Clark, 98, Goshen, died at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at Courtyard Healthcare Center. She was born May 25, 1922, in Marion (Grant County), to Roy and Polly Lynch. She married Delbert Poe and he died on Jan. 20, 1981. Then on April 12, 1990, she married Th…
FINDLAY [mdash] Glenn L. Schrock, 75, of Findlay, Ohio, passed away at 8:20 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, at St. Catherine's Manor of Findlay. He was born Nov. 28, 1944, in Elkhart County, to Valentine and Barbara (Yoder) Schrock. Surviving are daughter, Crystal Schrock of Lima, Ohio; two brot…
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