election

Colombia elects ex-guerrilla Gustavo Petro as 1st leftist president
Gustavo Petro
Colombia votes

Colombia elects ex-guerrilla Gustavo Petro as 1st leftist president

Australia swears in new prime minister while votes are still being counted
Penny Wong, Anthony Albanese, Richard Marles
Quick change

Australia swears in new prime minister while votes are still being counted

Everything you need to know about Tuesday's primaries
Primary states.
Briefing

Everything you need to know about Tuesday's primaries

Son of ousted Philippine dictator headed for landslide victory in presidential election
Supporters of Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr. celebrate in Manila
dynasty restored

Son of ousted Philippine dictator headed for landslide victory in presidential election

How Dems can make abortion a winning issue
Samuel Alito.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

How Dems can make abortion a winning issue

Slovenia centrists win election, defeating right-wing populist incumbent
Voting in Slovenia
Slovenia Votes

Slovenia centrists win election, defeating right-wing populist incumbent

Republicans are bowing out of presidential debates. Good.
George H.W. Bush.
Samuel Goldman

Republicans are bowing out of presidential debates. Good.

Election reform that might actually work
A Murkowski sign.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

Election reform that might actually work

Pakistan elects center-right prime minister after ousting Imran Khan with no-confidence vote
Pakistani man holding a flag with a picture of Shehbaz Sharif
like brother, like brother

Pakistan elects center-right prime minister after ousting Imran Khan with no-confidence vote

Macron and Le Pen will advance to runoff, preliminary results suggest
Emmanuel Macron
no surprises

Macron and Le Pen will advance to runoff, preliminary results suggest

Macron and Le Pen neck and neck ahead of French presidential election
French election posters of Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron
dead heat

Macron and Le Pen neck and neck ahead of French presidential election

Pakistan's PM fights to stay in power
Imran Khan
hanging on

Pakistan's PM fights to stay in power

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán declares victory in national election
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.
elections

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán declares victory in national election

Polls close in Hungary as opposition alliance seeks to unseat Orbán
Viktor Orbán
the votes are cast

Polls close in Hungary as opposition alliance seeks to unseat Orbán

Pakistani prime minister calls early elections after deputy speaker blocks no-confidence vote
Supporters of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan celebrating
khaaaaaaaaan!!!

Pakistani prime minister calls early elections after deputy speaker blocks no-confidence vote

Convicted GOP congressman will resign at the end of March
Jeff Fortenberry
hand in the cookie jar

Convicted GOP congressman will resign at the end of March

Why Trump dumped Pence — and what it means for 2024
Donald Trump and Mike Pence.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Why Trump dumped Pence — and what it means for 2024

Supreme Court rejects GOP attempt to overturn new electoral maps
U.S. Supreme Court
not this time

Supreme Court rejects GOP attempt to overturn new electoral maps

Bill that would have criminalized lying about election results dies in Washington state Senate
Jay Inslee
jay takes an l

Bill that would have criminalized lying about election results dies in Washington state Senate

Starting the steal?
Donald Trump.
Briefing

Starting the steal?

Judge blocks charges against Texas officials who encourage mail-in voting
Texas State Capitol
not today, texas

Judge blocks charges against Texas officials who encourage mail-in voting

Costa Rican presidential election heads to runoff
José María Figueres
down to two

Costa Rican presidential election heads to runoff

France's once-dominant Socialist Party is a shadow of its former self
Anne Hidalgo
left on life support

France's once-dominant Socialist Party is a shadow of its former self

Runoff likely as Costa Ricans choose among 25 presidential candidates
Costa Rican woman voting
too many choices

Runoff likely as Costa Ricans choose among 25 presidential candidates

Populist Pierre Poilievre seeks leadership of Canada's Conservative Party
Pierre Poilievre
future prime minister?

Populist Pierre Poilievre seeks leadership of Canada's Conservative Party

Erin O'Toole ousted as leader of Canada's Conservative Party
Erin O'Toole
who's in charge here?

Erin O'Toole ousted as leader of Canada's Conservative Party

A rare own-goal for the GOP
A map.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

A rare own-goal for the GOP

Portugal's Socialist Party unexpectedly wins parliamentary majority
Antonio Costa
portugal votes

Portugal's Socialist Party unexpectedly wins parliamentary majority

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas 14 'alternate' Trump electors
Bennie Thompson
nice try

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas 14 'alternate' Trump electors

'Do it now,' Le Pen tells party members who want to defect
Marine Le Pen
Et tu, Marion?

'Do it now,' Le Pen tells party members who want to defect

Italian president, aged 80, may have to serve 2nd term
Sergio Mattarella
just when I thought I was out...

Italian president, aged 80, may have to serve 2nd term

There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'

Democrats and Republicans' wearying waiting games
Donkeys and elephants.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Democrats and Republicans' wearying waiting games

Youngkin eliminates cabinet-level DEI post
Glenn Youngkin
bye bye to dei

Youngkin eliminates cabinet-level DEI post

Glenn Youngkin sworn in as governor of Virginia
Glenn Youngkin
Dunkin' with Youngkin

Glenn Youngkin sworn in as governor of Virginia