State and Local Elections Coverage

What Would Happen If America Made Voting Mandatory?

Dozens of other countries force their citizens to participate in elections.

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.

Rating the 2016 Governors’ Races

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