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Constitution Check: Is the constitutionality of voter ID laws already settled?

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Lyle Denniston explains why Texas might face a tough road if it appeals its Voter ID decision to the Supreme Court.

Tale of the tape: Democratic vs. Republican platforms

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With the release of the Democratic platform, it’s time to get out the virtual tape measure to see what the GOP and the Dems are really talking about.

Constitution Check: Do voters have a right to cast their ballots before Election Day?

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Lyle Denniston looks at the legal issues of allowing voters to go to the polls in early voting, days before Election Day, as a convenience.

Poll: Voters interested more in platforms than speeches

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A study from the Pew Research Center shows potential voters are more focused on each party’s convention platforms than big-name speakers in Tampa and Charlotte.

Convention recap: Romney speaks, Eastwood acts and more

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The final night of the Republican convention saw Mitt Romney’s table-setting speech, an improv act from Clint Eastwood, and some more jabs at the Democrats.