Virginia governor candidates make last-ditch efforts ahead of election day

Virginia governor candidates make last-ditch efforts ahead of election day

Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, and businessman Glenn Youngkin, the Republican candidate are neck and neck in the race to be Virginia’s next governor, with less than two weeks until voters head to the polls. CBS News senior White…

Senate Democrats fail to advance voting and elections bill

Senate Democrats fail to advance voting and elections bill

Efforts by Senate Democrats to strengthen voting rights and overhaul the nation’s election systems failed again. Republican lawmakers voted down the bill for a third time Wednesday. CBS News political contributor Antjuan Seawright, a Democratic strategist, and Republican strategist Joe…

Governor's race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

Governor’s race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

The governor’s race in Virginia is tightening with less than two weeks to go before Election Day. The latest FiveThirtyEight poll shows former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic nominee, with a three-point lead over Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. Sarah Robinson…

Virginia's governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

Virginia’s governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

The race for governor in Virginia is in its final stretch with just two weeks to go before Election Day. Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate, and Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin have clashed on several issues related to schools…

New Jersey gubernatorial candidates face off on COVID, other topics in final debate

New Jersey gubernatorial candidates face off on COVID, other topics in final debate

New Jersey incumbent Democratic Governor Phil Murphy faced off against Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli in their second and final gubernatorial debate Tuesday night. They sparred over a number of topics, including how they would handle the COVID-19 pandemic. CBS News…

Race for Virginia's next governor tightens

Race for Virginia’s next governor tightens

The gubernatorial race between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin narrows after they participated in the final debate. State political reporter for Politico Zach Montellaro joins CSBN to discuss the upcoming election. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming…

Social Democrats beat Merkel's bloc in German elections

Social Democrats beat Merkel’s bloc in German elections

CBS news foreign correspondent Chris Liversay reports the race to succeed Angela Merkel and her legacy as Germany’s leader for 16 years. Then, Lilla Balint, an assistant professor of German in the Department of German at University of California, Berkeley…

Germany votes in national election to replace Angela Merkel

Germany votes in national election to replace Angela Merkel

Germany voted on Sunday to pick its next chancellor after Angela Merkel announced plans to step down after 16 years. Preliminary results indicate her rival Social Democratic Party winning by the slimmest of margins, but it’s not yet clear what…

What's at stake for Germany as Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves world stage?

What’s at stake for Germany as Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves world stage?

Germany’s parliamentary elections are underway, and the exit of chancellor Angela Merkel could have a massive influence on politics in Europe and around the world. Jeffrey Rathke, president of the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies at Johns Hopkins University…

Germans vote to elect new chancellor

Germans vote to elect new chancellor

German voters are choosing a new parliament in an election that will mark the end of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s leadership after 16 years in power. CBS News foreign correspondent Chris Livesay joins Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss the issues…