A patchwork of rules began to form in states — largely along political lines — after the president allowed some young immigrants to stay in the country. Conservative states like Nebraska and Arizona kept them from getting driver’s licenses while liberal locations were much more welcoming in terms of state services and benefits.
Rep. Ron Barber of Arizona has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to stop the official certification of general election votes in the 2nd Congressional District.
Vice President Joe Biden is making a pre-election visit to Las Vegas, to appear with actress Eva Longoria at a weekend rally aimed at getting Hispanic voters to the polls on Tuesday.
The moderator gave New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez the nod to start her opening statement. She smiled, then looked at the camera.
Organizers cited problems with scheduling and convention space in a letter sent to the Republican National Committee.
As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues.
Democratic senators clocked an all-nighter, working in shifts into Tuesday morning to warn of devastation from climate change and the danger of inaction.
Senate’s top Democrat accuses billionaire brothers of using their money to spread political lies.
Nevada has 50,607 fewer registered voters because of routine cleanup of county voter rolls.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.