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David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski covers politics for The Washington Times. He can be reached at [email protected].

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Democratic vice presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks during a campaign rally in Asheville, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Tim Kaine: 'This is not a reality show'

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine ripped Donald Trump on Thursday, saying Mr. Trump was effectively insulting democracy when he declined to say he'd accept next month's election results at Wednesday's debate. Published October 20, 2016

Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence looks down at the debate floor from a television booth before the start of the third and final presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Las Vegas, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Mike Pence: I'm confident we'll accept vote if it's 'fair'

GOP vice presidential nominee Mike Pence says he's confident he and Donald Trump will accept the election results if they're "fair," after Mr. Trump refused to say whether he would definitively accept the outcome of the election during Wednesday's debate in Nevada. Published October 20, 2016

Tim Kaine: Donald Trump is 'trying to pull the central pillar down'

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine said Donald Trump's refusal during Wednesday's debate to say he'd automatically accept the election results was a "shocker" and that Mr. Trump is trying to "pull the central pillar down." Published October 20, 2016

Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch (Associated Press)

Loretta Lynch promises elections will be free of vote-tampering

Amid frenetic talk of a "rigged" election, U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch on Wednesday pledged that the federal government will work to protect the public's right to vote to the extent they can, as voters head to the polls to elect a president for the first time since a 2013 ruling invalidated a key part of the Voting Rights Act. Published October 19, 2016

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson doesn't have support even within his party. (Associated Press/File)

Libertarian rivals say they won't vote for Gary Johnson

It's not exactly "never Johnson," but some of Gary Johnson's former rivals for the Libertarian presidential nomination say they are unimpressed with his campaign and won't vote for him, with one even channeling Sen. Ted Cruz and telling libertarians to vote their "conscience" as he mounts an informal write-in campaign for himself. Published October 18, 2016

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence speaks, Monday Oct. 17, 2016, during the Macomb County Republican Party's Lincoln Day dinner at Palazzo Grande Banquet & Event Center inn Shelby Township, Mich. (Steve Perez /Detroit News via AP)

Mike Pence: North Carolina firebombing an 'act of political terrorism'

GOP vice presidential nominee Mike Pence on Tuesday condemned the recent firebombing of a Republican office in North Carolina as an "act of political terrorism" and said the narrative would likely be much different had something similar happened to a Democratic office. Published October 18, 2016