election

politics

Five Takeaways from Bernie Sanders’s Appearance on 'The Breakfast Club'

Don't expect a reparation check in the mail if he's elected.
Taylor Hosking
3.4.19
Munchies

Wine Shop Worker Finds Long-Lost Election Ballots in Basement

The date on the envelopes, some of which contained absentee ballots? September 4, 1984.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.13.18
midterms

Why It Matters That First-Generation American Women Won Office

“We are an inspiration to our communities, but more importantly, we are the only people we can trust to fight on behalf of our communities.”
Kimberly Lawson
11.7.18
Antifa

Garfield Fans Are Furious That His Instagram Seems to Discourage Voting

A fierce debate erupted in the comment section of the Garfield Instagram account when the cat seemed to discourage people from voting.
Caroline Haskins
11.7.18
midterms

Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib Become the First Muslim Women in Congress Ever

Today marks a huge victory for American Muslims—and especially American Muslim women—who have gone vastly unrepresented in our federal government. Tonight, not one, but two Muslim women were elected to Congress for the first time.
Leila Ettachfini
11.7.18
democracy

Here’s Why All the Voting Machines Are Broken and the Lines Are Extremely Long

Voting machines are breaking down across the country and America’s voting technology is in desperate need of a complete overhaul.
Jason Koebler
Matthew Gault
11.6.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

This 77-Year-Old Texan Explaining Why She's Voting for Beto Is Pure as Hell

"He represents everything Donald Trump isn’t."
River Donaghey
11.6.18
2018 election

6 Women Candidates Who Could Change the Face of Politics Tonight

In the political "Year of the Woman," more women are on the ballot in today's midterm elections than ever before in United States history. Keep an eye on these six candidates whose pivotal races will shape America's future.
Leila Ettachfini
11.6.18
midterms

The Eyes of the World Are on Democratic Candidate Lucy McBath

Georgia's 6th congressional district is a ripe opportunity for Democrats to flip one of the 23 seats they need to regain the House. Democratic candidate Lucy McBath plans to be the one to do it.
Marie Solis
11.5.18
net neutrality

This Map Shows You How Much Money Every Member of Congress Got from Big Telecom

Before you vote, take a look at this interactive map that lets you browse by house representatives or senators and find out all the details on your incumbents.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Behind the Scenes of 'She's Running'

We talk to the producers of the VICE News series on women in politics.
VICE Staff
10.31.18
politics

The Biggest October Surprise This October Is That There's No Surprise

Pipe bombs targeted at prominent critics of the president coupled with a horrific massacre of Jews might normally shake up an election.
Alex Norcia
10.30.18
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