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California Gov. Gavin Newsom addresses reporters Tuesday at the John L. Burton California Democratic Party headquarters in Sacramento after beating back the recall attempt that aimed to remove him from office. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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Gov. Newsom Keeps His Seat As A Majority Of California Voters Reject The Recall

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Former President Donald Trump, seen here Saturday, has made unfounded claims about fraud affecting the California gubernatorial recall election. Rebecca Blackwell/AP hide caption

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Officials Fear A New Normal As Republicans Make Baseless California Fraud Claims

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In 2020, Raúl Ureña won a seat on the Calexico, Calif., City Council with a progressive grassroots campaign. But political shifts along the state's southern border offer some warning signs for Democrats that could spell trouble for Gov. Gavin Newsom in next week's recall election. Guy Marzorati/KQED hide caption

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Georgia voters at an Atlanta polling place during the January runoff elections for two U.S. Senate seats. Election officials in the state say new laws and disinformation have made their jobs difficult. Virginie Kippelen/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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2020 Was Tough But Georgia Election Officials Say Future Elections Won't Be Easier

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Supporters of Mesa County clerk Tina Peters appear at a rally for her last month in Grand Junction, Colo. Peters is under investigation over the unauthorized release of sensitive information about voting equipment. Stina Sieg/CPR News hide caption

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Voting Data From A Colorado County Was Leaked Online. Now The Clerk Is In Hiding

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A Utah poll worker checks a voter ID during the 2016 presidential election. Eleven states have strict voter ID laws, while 24 have less stringent laws for an ID to vote. Democrats have begun to lower their resistance to the issue. George Frey/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Are Now Open To New Voter ID Rules. It Probably Won't Win Over The GOP

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Nine lawyers, including Sidney Powell, pictured in December, allied with former President Donald Trump face financial penalties and other sanctions after a judge said they had abused the court system to undermine the 2020 election. Ben Margot/AP hide caption

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Civil rights leader Ben Jealous speaks at a voting rights rally outside the White House on Tuesday, ahead of a House vote to advance a bill named for the late Rep. John Lewis. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images hide caption

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Then-President Donald Trump elbow bumps Herschel Walker during a 2020 campaign rally in Atlanta. Walker filed paperwork Tuesday to run for U.S. Senate in the key swing state of Georgia. John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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Trump Ally Herschel Walker Is Running For U.S. Senate In Georgia

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Voters cast their midterm ballots on Nov. 6, 2018, at Briles Schoolhouse in Peoria Township, Kan. Whitney Curtis/Getty Images hide caption

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New Laws Have Basically Ended Voter Registration Drives In Some Parts Of The U.S.

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Jen Easterly, director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, speaks with Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose, left, during the summer meeting of the National Association of Secretaries of State. Christina Almeida Cassidy/AP hide caption

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Death Threats And Conspiracy Theories: Why 2020 Won't End For Election Officials

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Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold speaks at a press conference about investigation into the Mesa County election breach, on Thursday in Denver. RJ Sangosti/MediaNews Group/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Redistricting Was Supposed To Be Less Partisan In Colorado. Politics Got In The Way

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced his resignation, effective in two weeks, after N.Y. Attorney General Letitia James detailed the sexual allegations against him in a report. Jeenah Moon/Getty Images hide caption

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In Barely A Year, Gov. Cuomo Went From A Pandemic Hero To A Political Pariah

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One America News Network reporter Chanel Rion asks a question of White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington on May 22, 2020. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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For months, the coronavirus pandemic and Trump officials' interference delayed the release of the 2020 census demographic data used to redraw voting districts around the United States. David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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A contractor works to recount ballots from the 2020 general election in Phoenix on May 1. The Maricopa County, Ariz., ballot recount came after two election audits found no evidence of widespread fraud in Arizona. Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images hide caption

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'Dark Money' Is Funding The 2020 Election Challenge — And Could Challenge 2024

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