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Voter turnout is typically lowest during non-presidential years. But this November, people came out to vote in those down-ballot races.
Elected officials down the ballot may not have a "D" or an "R" next to their names, but in all likelihood they may have a great impact on your community. In fact, they can control everything from your rent costs to your recycling options. Yet Fair Vote reports that while 60 percent of eligible voters turn out during presidential years and 40 percent vote during midterms, turnout is much lower in odd-year, primary or local elections.
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Republican front-runner and former President Donald Trump was absent from the debate, electing to attend a fundraiser instead.
Wednesday's debate provides another chance for candidates to pitch themselves to a national audience as alternatives to former Pres. Donald Trump.
The president warned Tuesday that Trump and his allies are "determined to destroy American democracy."
The Yankees are sending a host of pitching prospects and a young catcher to San Diego in exchange for Soto and gold glove outfielder Trent Grisham.
A city code enforcement officer says she found samples of at least 20 potentially infectious agents at the lab.