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FILE- In a Nov. 3, 2008, file photo, voters wait to fill out absentee ballots the day before the general election in Detroit. People can cast absentee ballots in Michigan's March 10, 2020 presidential primary starting Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.  (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Early voting is underway in Michigan's presidential primary

Jan. 25, 2020 8:44 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Voting is underway in Michigan's presidential primary more than a year after the option was greatly expanded through the passage of a ballot measure, though many Democrats vying for the nomination remain focused — for now — on Iowa and other early states. The 45-day...

Republicans clear Wisconsin primary field for Trump

Jan. 7, 2020 1:47 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans decided Tuesday to place only President Donald Trump's name on Wisconsin's primary ballot this spring, making it a challenge for any long-shot GOP candidates to run against him in the state. A committee made up of Republicans and Democrats met with state election officials...

Two former Massachusetts governors top presidential ballots

Dec. 21, 2019 9:43 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts voters will see some familiar names at the top of their presidential primary ballots when they step into the voting booth next year. The Republican ballot will include three candidates, beginning with former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld who's waging a long-shot effort to...

Weld, Walsh added to North Carolina GOP primary ballots

Dec. 20, 2019 2:13 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina election supervisors on Friday added two candidates to the state's Republican presidential primary ballot, even though the state GOP had asked that Donald Trump be the only one listed. The State Board of Elections — composed of three Democrats and two...

President Donald Trump gestures as he arrives at a campaign rally in Hershey, Pa., Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Judge: South Carolina GOP can cancel its 2020 primary

Dec. 11, 2019 12:56 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday upheld the South Carolina Republican Party's decision not to hold a 2020 presidential primary, a move taken by several states in erecting hurdles for the long-shot candidates challenging President Donald Trump. In her order, Circuit Judge Jocelyn Newman wrote the...

16 Democrats, 3 Republicans qualify for presidential primary

Dec. 3, 2019 5:02 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Three Republican and 16 Democratic candidates have been certified to appear on the Super Tuesday presidential primary ballot in Tennessee, state election officials say. Secretary of State Tre Hargett unveiled the list of qualified candidates on Tuesday ahead of the March...