Provisional ballots, meant to ensure that all Americans can exercise one of their most essential of rights, often are tossed out.
One-third of voters took advantage of early-voting options in 2012. But does so-called "convenience voting" increase turnout overall and minority turnout in particular?
Extra long lines, people getting turned away from the polls and having their cars towed -- these were just a few of the problems voters in Florida faced as they tried to take advantage of early voting in the Sunshine State.
A look at the day's political happenings, including how Hurricane Sandy could impact the presidential election and an endorsement from the creator of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer."
A look at the day's political happenings, including the seven battleground states that could decide the election and a legal victory for Planned Parenthood.
A look at the day's political happenings, including another possible Paul Ryan lie, and a key battleground state makes a decision that could affect the presidential election's outcome.
If there's one state that most everyone would consider in the bank for Barack Obama, it might well be California -- any more to the left and the state would be afloat in the Pacific (thus fulfilling the fantasies of many). So why are the early voting returns telling a different story?