Voters in the U.S. may head to the polls on Tuesdays, but the rest of the world prefers to save its votes for Sunday.
What do you do if you’re stuck at the back of the line when your polling place closes? You stay right where you are.
One 'Stranger Things' fan decided to turn the election season Upside Down by adding their own candidate to the ballot.
With History by Mail, you'll receive recreations of historical documents every month to collect, display, and obsess over.
On November 2, 1920, a Black man attempted to vote in Ocoee, Florida—and sparked the bloodiest Election Day massacre in U.S. history.
It’s a question that has been debated since the writing of the Constitution: Can Presidents pardon themselves?
The idea of flaunting civic pride got more popular in the mid-20th century, when local governments handed out the stickers to encourage voter participation.
Horace Greeley’s sudden death sent the Electoral College—which had yet to vote—into a state of confusion.
Before women could vote, they contributed to Election Day celebrations the old-fashioned way: by baking fruitcakes.
You can still vote in person after requesting a mail-in ballot, but you need to follow your state's protocol to make sure your vote counts.
Kate Rubins cast her ballot from the International Space Station with the help of a county clerk and a nifty technology known as the PDF.
“I was ready to pack the whole thing in if they didn’t let us do this show … Fortunately, they didn’t say a word. I was shocked,” David said.
Inauguration Day isn’t just a matter of scheduling—presidential term limits are exactly four years, down to the hour.
How safe is voting in person at your local polling place this Election Day? About as safe as running an errand to the grocery store.
It’s been a century since the 19th Amendment was ratified. Mattel is celebrating with a suffragist-inspired Barbie.
From important deadlines to common mistakes, here's what you need to know to make sure your vote gets counted in 2020.
Its political legacy began during the Iran hostage crisis, but other kinds of October surprises had been happening for decades.
If 2500 people use the voter registration tools on Samuel L. Jackson's HeadCount page, the actor will teach you how to swear in 15 different languages.
Since 2016, Pizza to the Polls has provided thousands of pizzas to voters waiting in line at their local polling place.
Anyone running for federal office is required to endorse their own television ads. While it's supposed to make their political statements more honest, it might be having the opposite effect.
Election Day 2020 is less than two months away, and you can help things run smoothly (and probably get paid for it).
Old Navy is motivating its more than 50,000 employees to come out in force for Election Day on November 3.