Morning Edition for November 8, 2022 Hear the Morning Edition program for November 8, 2022

Morning EditionMorning Edition

Mail-in ballots sit in a secure area of the Allegheny County Election Division warehouse in Pittsburgh on Nov. 3. Pennsylvania state law does not allow election officials to start processing mail ballots for counting until 7 a.m. ET on Election Day. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Gene J. Puskar/AP

Elections

Why mail voting laws may slow the count in some key swing states

Some states, like Pennsylvania, may be slower to report election results because of laws that don't allow officials to start preparing mail ballots for counting until Election Day.

Mail-in ballots sit in a secure area of the Allegheny County Election Division warehouse in Pittsburgh on Nov. 3. Pennsylvania state law does not allow election officials to start processing mail ballots for counting until 7 a.m. ET on Election Day. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Gene J. Puskar/AP

Why mail voting laws may slow the count in some key swing states

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1134235552/1135077004" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing Wednesday a challenge from Texas and several families who have adopted Native American children who are challenging the Indian Child Welfare Act. Samuel Corum/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Samuel Corum/Getty Images

Supreme Court considers fate of landmark Indian adoption law

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1134668931/1135077010" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Searching for a song you heard between stories? We've retired music buttons on these pages. Learn more here.

Morning EditionMorning Edition