If you work in a newsroom or with any civic data project, you might have a need to manage election data. Newsrooms across the United States spend many months every two years (at least) building the same piece of technology: a system to ingest election results as quickly as possible and display them with fancy data visualizations. The POLITICO Interactives Team, founded in 2017, considers civic data and election results coverage a core facet of our team’s output.
The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to lift the bulk of an order preventing the Justice Department from implementing a policy to limit federal grants to cities, counties and states that don’t cooperate with federal immigration enforcement. The Justice Department filed an emergency application with the high court Monday, asking it to stay a nationwide injunction that a federal judge in Chicago issued in September blocking the new policy.
2018 Texas Runoff Election Results LIVE results last updated May 22, 2018 6:25 p.m. EDT Governor Percent Candidate Votes Winner 0% Andrew White 0 0% Lupe Valdez 0 U.S. House Texas 1st congressional district Texas 2nd congressional district Percent Candidate Votes Winner 0% Kevin Roberts 0 0% Dan Crenshaw 0 Texas 3rd congressional district Percent Candidate Votes Winner 0% Lorie Burch 0 0% Sam Johnson 0 Texas 4th congressional district Texas 5th congressional district Percent Candidate Votes...
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