53,000 Ga. voter registration applications stalled ahead of election

More than 53,000 voter registration applications are on hold in Georgia because of a state law requiring verification of voters’ information. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that voter registrations were flagged because of Georgia’s “exact match” law, which requires voter registration information to match a driver’s license, state ID card or Social Security records. The…

Trump officials plan maintenance downtime for healthcare.gov during ObamaCa…

The Trump administration is planning hours-long downtimes for maintenance on healthcare.gov during the coming ObamaCare sign-up period. The administration drew criticism for a similar move last year from advocates who said the downtime would hinder efforts to sign people up for coverage, but the administration counters that maintenance downtime happens every year and is designed…