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Adam Fohlen and his son Ari, center left, wait in line outside a polling place at the Nativity School as a poll watcher who refused to be identified sits nearby, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Poll workers wanted

By Katie Carter
Published Nov 1, 2018

Students with a bit of free time can be involved in the midterm elections and get paid. H & Co. Strategies, a Republican consulting company in Fort Worth, is offering $10 an hour for people to...

Evergreen Valley high school students learn to use a touch screen voting machine during a training sesssion to prepare them to work the polls on the schools campus in San Jose, Calif. on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2004.  The students _ most too young to vote _ will serve as poll workers in San Jose.    U.S. polling places are facing a record shortage of poll workers, and many election experts are warning voters that they may face long lines, cranky staffs, equipment breakdowns, problems opening and closing voting stations and other hassles. Counties are trying to cope with the problem by last-minute recruiting and training sessions and creative recruitment drives.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

A push to spark interest among future voters

By Corinne Hildebrandt
Published Nov 1, 2018
High school students looking to jump start their involvement with the electoral process can serve as election clerks this midterm season.
Megyn Kelly under criticism after defending blackface

Megyn Kelly under criticism after defending blackface

By Brittany Kasko
Published Nov 1, 2018
Megyn Kelly is facing some heat after a comment about the practice of blackface.
Organization encourages future women in politics

Organization encourages future women in politics

By Mariana Rivas
Published Oct 31, 2018
A TCU organization motivates women to be more active in politics in the hopes to achieve political parity
Camila Mendes was just one celebrity featured in the Tory Burch shirt, which supports Eighteen x 18 and #ownyourvote.

Courtesy of Camila Mendes/Instagram

Social media and fashion companies encourage young voters to get to the polls

By Alexa Hines
Published Oct 30, 2018
Companies are using different strategies to encourage young people to vote in the midterm election.
Election essentials prep course preview

Election essentials prep course preview

By Brittany Kasko
Published Oct 29, 2018
Students, faculty and staff can attend a midterm election preparation course.
People walk into the George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building in Dallas on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Early voting starts Oct. 22 and ends Nov. 2. (Irwin Thompson/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Record breaking turnout for week 1 of Tarrant County early voting

By Richard Edgemon
Published Oct 28, 2018
Early voting turnout for the 2018 midterms reaches record numbers. Read what brought Tarrant county voters to the polls.
Millennials protest at a Black Lives Matter rally. 
credit: DC Report

Millennials have power to define the midterms. Will they use it?

By Mariana Rivas
Published Oct 18, 2018
Millennials are becoming one of the most significant voting populations in the upcoming midterms. But, if history reveals anything, they probably won't vote.
A sign that says Vote placed outside in Dallas. Photo by: Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/Kut

Political organizations and their efforts towards midterm elections

By Carolina Olivares
Published Oct 17, 2018
Young Republicans and Democrats at TCU have conversations to influence a higher voter turnout.
A certified identification and credentials of a poll watcher (photo courtesy of elect.hamiltontn.gov)

Have no fear, poll watchers are here

By Brittany Kasko
Published Oct 17, 2018
Poll watchers seem to play more of an integral role in the election process than ever before.
Meryl Streeps speech at the Golden Globes in 2017 brought attention to political discussion.

The politics of Hollywood

By Brittany Kasko
Published Oct 11, 2018
With the Emmy's, AMA's and the upcoming People's Choice Awards, political influence on award shows is becoming a prominent topic of discussion.
Yard signs: A throwback in the digital age

Yard signs: A throwback in the digital age

By Grace Amiss
Published Oct 10, 2018
Social media sites have seemingly been littered with partisan posts from friends and family as they advocate for candidates, but some people still rely on yard signs to do the job.