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Voters in New York soundly rejected two ballot measures that would have allowed for expanded voting access in the state. Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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What 2021's recent elections tell us about voting in 2022 and beyond

Recent off-year elections showed that voters may not be so invested in making it easier to vote while Republicans may benefit from higher voter turnout than they previously had thought.

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Victoria Sur nets a Latin Grammy nomination with airy lullabies she wrote for her kids

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Voters in New York soundly rejected two ballot measures that would have allowed for expanded voting access in the state. Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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What 2021's recent elections tell us about voting in 2022 and beyond

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Sunday Puzzle: Start at the end

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Sunday Puzzle: Start at the end

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High gas prices are posted at a gas station in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Nov. 7. Gas prices are surging across the country yet there's effectively little the Biden administration can do. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Gasoline prices are surging. Can Biden actually do something about it?

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