State and Local Elections Coverage

Black Lives Matter Activist Enters Baltimore Mayor’s Race

DeRay Mckesson joins a crowded field at the last minute, but there's no doubt he's a serious contender to replace the outgoing mayor.

Will Online Polls Revolutionize Elections?

Most political polls are still conducted over the phone, but they're becoming more problematic and less accurate. That's why online polls have emerged.

Rating the 2016 Governors’ Races

Eight of the 12 states with elections this year could soon have a new party in power.