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Maine Greens turn to shipyard protester to raise profile

Dec. 3, 2019 3:09 PM EST

BATH, Maine (AP) — The Maine Green Independent Party is hoping to raise its profile by getting a candidate on a statewide ballot for the first time in 13 years. Maine’s Greens are looking to Solon teacher Lisa Savage, who is planning a run against Republican Sen. Susan Collins. Savage is an anti-war...

FILE - In this June 13, 2019, file photo, ExpressVote XL voting machines are displayed during a demonstration at the Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia. Former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein and several supporters filed court papers Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, accusing Pennsylvania of violating their year-old agreement in Philadelphia's federal court by certifying the ExpressVote XL touchscreen system made by Omaha, Nebraska-based Election Systems & Software. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Philadelphia’s voting machines challenged in federal court

Nov. 26, 2019 5:38 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal court was asked Tuesday to force Pennsylvania to rescind its certification of a voting machine newly purchased by Philadelphia and at least two other counties in the state ahead of 2020’s presidential election. The filing casts doubt onto how 17% of...