Latest from Lee Powell
The 2020 election could all come down to Florida. And the outcome here could depend on what happens in the Tampa Bay area, whose demographics mirror America.
  • Sep 21, 2020
Voters lined up early at the Fairfax County Government Center and some waited for hours to cast their ballot as early voting began in Virginia on Sep. 18.
  • Sep 18, 2020
Big things came out of Garland, N.C., with a population of a little more than 600. It made iconic shirts for famous people, until the pandemic sunk apparel.
  • Aug 26, 2020
A small city made famous by an insurance company with the same name, Wausau, Wis. could be central to whether the Badger State swings red or blue in 2020.
  • Aug 13, 2020
For the 2020 season, the NFL team formerly known as the Washington Redskins will just be the Washington Football Team as they search for a less offensive name.
  • Jul 27, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is changing the look and tone of political ads. Here’s what candidates are showing – or not – during a busy 2020 election cycle.
  • Jul 20, 2020
Disinfectant wipes, spray and hand sanitizer remain difficult to find in this time of coronavirus, even months after the pandemic struck.
  • Jun 25, 2020
Fighting coronavirus will take millions of tests per day. Pulling this off and providing timely results takes a little-seen logistics chain and an airline.
  • Jun 18, 2020
Mourners lined up to pay their respects to George Floyd at a public viewing in Houston on June 8.
  • Jun 8, 2020
The pathway to overcome the coronavirus is long, winding and full of hurdles. Here's how the public can help.
  • Jun 8, 2020