Elections

Elections

Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

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Elections office working to verify signatures, sort ballots

Employees with the Merced County Elections Office are working to verify and sort mail-in ballots from last week's Presidential Election.
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Elections office working to verify signatures, sort ballots

University of California, Merced students gather to protest President-elect Donald Trump 4:58

University of California, Merced students gather to protest President-elect Donald Trump

University of California, Merced students march in protest of President-elect Donald Trump 0:45

University of California, Merced students march in protest of President-elect Donald Trump

Law entorcement officials speak against Prop 57 0:42

Law entorcement officials speak against Prop 57