Biden pushes 'ultra-MAGA' label on GOP as he defends record

It is a message seemingly aimed directly at the listless and divided base of Biden's own party, as Democrats struggle to keep their voters motivated, as well as at some moderate voters who still recoil at the memory of Trump’s tumultuous tenure in office.

Gov. Ron DeSantis signs bill creating election police unit

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Monday to create a police force dedicated to pursuing voter fraud and other election crimes, embracing a top priority of Republicans after former President Donald Trump's false claims that his reelection was stolen.

DeSantis vetoes redistricting plan, calls special session

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday vetoed a congressional redistricting plan passed by the Legislature and said he was calling lawmakers back to Tallahassee in April to draw lines without a “racially gerrymandered” district in North Florida.

Florida Senate poised to vote on elections changes

The Florida Senate on Thursday teed up a controversial elections proposal that would create a state “Office of Election Crimes and Security” – a priority of Gov. Ron DeSantis – and ban elections officials from accepting money from third-party organizations to fund voting-related expenses.