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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a New York Democrat, supports ranked-choice voting.

New York just embraced a revolutionary voting system that if widely adopted would change American politics forever

Under a ranked-choice system, voters can rank up to five candidates in order of preference if no single candidate wins an outright majority.

Muslim women and refugees won historic victories across the US in Tuesday’s elections

State and local elections in Tuesday ushered in historic firsts for women and minorities across the country.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

The 10 most-viewed fake-news stories on Facebook in 2019 were just revealed in a new report — take a look

Fake news stories targeting American voters are still rife on Facebook, and a new investigation from Avaaz just revealed the 10 most-viewed in 2019.

Mississippi elected Republican Tate Reeves governor on Tuesday following a surprisingly competitive race

Longtime Democratic Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood has been surprisingly strong versus Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves in a tight race.

Kentucky elects Democrat Andy Beshear governor on Tuesday in tight race — watch the results as they come in live

Democrat Andy Beshear is taking on incumbent Republican Gov. Matt Bevin. We've got the breaking vote counts in real time.
Election workers take away a ballot box full of votes at a drive-through mail-in ballot return drop set-up outside the Registrar of Voters office in San Diego, California.

All of the important primary, convention, and debate dates you need to know for the 2020 presidential election

The 2020 election might seem far away, but Iowans will cast the first votes of the 2020 presidential primaries in just a little over three months.
Trump 2020 campaign advertisement on YouTube.

How Facebook could change Trump’s 2020 re-election bid

The Trump campaign has long dominated social media platforms in its efforts to reach voters and rake in donations.
Data as of late September.

The debate was about Elizabeth Warren because the election is now about Elizabeth Warren

Lots of candidates went after Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and lots of candidates went out of their way to defend Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Here's why.
Whistleblower Christopher Wylie became a lightning rod for the Cambridge Analytica story.

The Cambridge Analytica whistleblower explains how the firm used Facebook data to sway elections

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie details in his newest book about the methods the firm used to target Facebook users.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg characterized his statements to employees as, "an unfiltered version of what I'm thinking and telling employees on a bunch of topics."

Elizabeth Warren rips into Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg on Twitter, saying the company’s apps should be split up so they ‘outdo each other...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has argued that Facebook is in violation of antitrust laws, and should be broken up to encourage competition in the market.