The unit, which also could be used to respond to natural disasters and other missions, was formed in September and initially described as a rapid-reaction force. National Guard officials now refer to them as “regional response units."
Joe Biden is consistently viewed favorably by half of poll respondents while President Trump remains mired in the low 40s. Why does this matter? Because there’s a link between a candidate’s advantage in favorability and the results of the presidential contest.
With four days left until Election Day, more than 9 million people have cast ballots already in Texas. Early voting in nearly a dozen other states topped 80 percent of turnout from the last presidential election.
The Post has catalogued and organized reader questions about the 2020 election.
By Washington Post Staff
National polling average
Biden is leading (+9) the national polling average.
Average of national polls since Oct. 12 that meet Washington Post standards for transparency and quality. Includes polls by CNN, Economist-YouGov, Fox News, SurveyMonkey-Tableau and Quinnipiac University.
D.C. police have canceled leave for officers starting this weekend to ensure adequate staffing, and the District spent $100,000 on less-than-lethal munitions and chemical irritants for riot control to replenish a stockpile depleted by clashes over the summer.
To understand fully what an offense is trying to do in its passing attack, it helps to know how pass routes work together. Sometimes, a player is running a route with the primary goal of getting his teammate open.
There is no bigger or more important star, no young sports leader handling every facet of this traumatic year better than Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence. Yet he is no match for the novel coronavirus.