Election officials in at least two states contact law enforcement after threatening emails sent to voters – CNN

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CNN’s Elle Reeve talked to them about why they think Trump is the best man for the job. “},{“title”:”Black voter: Trump has done nothing for us”,”duration”:”04:28″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/21/black-voters-trump-biden-2020-election-bolduan-pkg-vpx-ebof.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/21/black-voters-trump-biden-2020-election-bolduan-pkg-vpx-ebof.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020204841-bolduan-voter-2-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/21/black-voters-trump-biden-2020-election-bolduan-pkg-vpx-ebof.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Kate Bolduan takes a look at the push to increase black voter turnout in Michigan ahead of the 2020 presidential election.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Kate Bolduan takes a look at the push to increase black voter turnout in Michigan ahead of the 2020 presidential election.”},{“title”:”Debate commission co-chair reveals final debate plan”,”duration”:”03:47″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/debate-commission-co-chair-final-debate-rules-sot-sitroom-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/debate-commission-co-chair-final-debate-rules-sot-sitroom-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020193733-frank-fahrenkopf-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/debate-commission-co-chair-final-debate-rules-sot-sitroom-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”In the wake of the chaotic first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, the Debate commission co-chair Frank Fahrenkopf says it will now mute candidates microphones during portions of the final contest. CNN’s Wolf Blitzer reports. “,”descriptionText”:”In the wake of the chaotic first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, the Debate commission co-chair Frank Fahrenkopf says it will now mute candidates microphones during portions of the final contest. CNN’s Wolf Blitzer reports. “},{“title”:”President Trump abruptly ends interview with ’60 Minutes'”,”duration”:”00:56″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/media/2020/10/20/lesley-stahl-60-minutes-interview-mask-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”media/2020/10/20/lesley-stahl-60-minutes-interview-mask-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020081638-donald-trump-phoenix-rally-1019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/media/2020/10/20/lesley-stahl-60-minutes-interview-mask-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Donald Trump abruptly ended a solo interview with CBS News’ “60 Minutes” and did not return for an appearance he was supposed to tape with Vice President Mike Pence, according to multiple sources familiar with what happened.”,”descriptionText”:”President Donald Trump abruptly ended a solo interview with CBS News’ “60 Minutes” and did not return for an appearance he was supposed to tape with Vice President Mike Pence, according to multiple sources familiar with what happened.”},{“title”:”Dr. Fauci channels ‘The Godfather’ in response to Trump”,”duration”:”01:30″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/dr-anthony-fauci-trump-response-godfather-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/dr-anthony-fauci-trump-response-godfather-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201011145759-fauci-trump-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/dr-anthony-fauci-trump-response-godfather-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci invoked “The Godfather” while responding to President Trump’s most recent criticisms.”,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci invoked “The Godfather” while responding to President Trump’s most recent criticisms.”},{“title”:”Clyburn: We want a fair shake out of stimulus deal”,”duration”:”03:04″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/clyburn-stimulus-package-deal-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/clyburn-stimulus-package-deal-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020092426-jim-clyburn-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/clyburn-stimulus-package-deal-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) speaks to CNN about the impending deadline on a stimulus deal. “,”descriptionText”:”Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) speaks to CNN about the impending deadline on a stimulus deal. “},{“title”:”Former special ops commander says he’s voting for Biden”,”duration”:”02:32″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/admiral-william-mcraven-special-ops-vote-biden-intv-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/admiral-william-mcraven-special-ops-vote-biden-intv-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020162816-adm-william-mcraven-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/admiral-william-mcraven-special-ops-vote-biden-intv-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Retired Navy Adm. William McRaven, the former head of US Special Operations Command who oversaw the successful raid that killed Osama bin Laden, said he is voting for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. “,”descriptionText”:”Retired Navy Adm. William McRaven, the former head of US Special Operations Command who oversaw the successful raid that killed Osama bin Laden, said he is voting for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. “},{“title”:”Tapper: FCC officials stunned by WH push for this 5G deal”,”duration”:”03:11″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/tech/2020/10/20/white-house-pentagon-5g-rivada-deal-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”tech/2020/10/20/white-house-pentagon-5g-rivada-deal-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020160153-vpx-screengrab-tapper-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/tech/2020/10/20/white-house-pentagon-5g-rivada-deal-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Jake Tapper reports that senior officials are concerned about White House pressure on the Pentagon to lease premium real estate for the lucrative 5G market to Rivada, a company that has prominent GOP investors, in a deal that could be worth tens of billions. Rivada is denying they want a noncompetitive deal.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Jake Tapper reports that senior officials are concerned about White House pressure on the Pentagon to lease premium real estate for the lucrative 5G market to Rivada, a company that has prominent GOP investors, in a deal that could be worth tens of billions. Rivada is denying they want a noncompetitive deal.”},{“title”:”Trump says Dr. Fauci is not a ‘team player'”,”duration”:”04:47″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/trump-sot-fauci-coronavirus-magic-wall-king-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/trump-sot-fauci-coronavirus-magic-wall-king-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201019175506-donald-trump-october-18-2020-01-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/trump-sot-fauci-coronavirus-magic-wall-king-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Donald Trump told Fox News that the US was “rounding the turn” on Covid-19, despite the surge in coronavirus cases. CNN’s John King lays out the facts.”,”descriptionText”:”President Donald Trump told Fox News that the US was “rounding the turn” on Covid-19, despite the surge in coronavirus cases. CNN’s John King lays out the facts.”},{“title”:”Avlon breaks down Trump’s list of grievances”,”duration”:”03:25″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/trump-grievances-election-2020-avlon-reality-check-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/trump-grievances-election-2020-avlon-reality-check-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020080955-reality-check-10202020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/trump-grievances-election-2020-avlon-reality-check-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s John Avlon analyzes President Trump’s growing list of grievances as Election Day looms. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s John Avlon analyzes President Trump’s growing list of grievances as Election Day looms. “},{“title”:”Why Pennsylvania court ruling is a win for Democrats”,”duration”:”03:58″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-ruling-ballots-us-2020-election-biden-trump-enten-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-ruling-ballots-us-2020-election-biden-trump-enten-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201020072934-enten-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-ruling-ballots-us-2020-election-biden-trump-enten-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”/profiles/harry-enten” target=”_blank”>Harry Entenu003c/a> explains the Supreme Court ruling that Pennsylvania may count mail-in ballots if they are received within three days of Election Day and what this ruling could mean for Democrats.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”/profiles/harry-enten” target=”_blank”>Harry Entenu003c/a> explains the Supreme Court ruling that Pennsylvania may count mail-in ballots if they are received within three days of Election Day and what this ruling could mean for Democrats.”},{“title”:”Covid-19 tension building between Trump and Fauci “,”duration”:”02:37″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/19/trump-fauci-criticism-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/19/trump-fauci-criticism-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201002133933-13-trump-unf-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/19/trump-fauci-criticism-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Kaitlan Collins reports on President Trump’s attacks on Dr. Anthony Fauci amid the coronavirus pandemic that has killed over 200,000 Americans.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Kaitlan Collins reports on President Trump’s attacks on Dr. Anthony Fauci amid the coronavirus pandemic that has killed over 200,000 Americans.”},{“title”:”WH task force member escalates dangerous anti-science view”,”duration”:”02:33″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/19/scott-atlas-herd-immunity-dr-jorge-rodriguez-intv-keilar-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/19/scott-atlas-herd-immunity-dr-jorge-rodriguez-intv-keilar-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200905111532-scott-atlas-smerconish-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/19/scott-atlas-herd-immunity-dr-jorge-rodriguez-intv-keilar-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Dr. Jorge Rodriguez tells CNN’s Brianna Keilar it was irresponsible and cavalier for White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Scott Atlas to push herd immunity in an intverview last week.”,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Jorge Rodriguez tells CNN’s Brianna Keilar it was irresponsible and cavalier for White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Scott Atlas to push herd immunity in an intverview last week.”},{“title”:”Pennsylvania AG: This is a win for Pennsylvania voters”,”duration”:”01:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-supreme-court-ruling-mail-in-ballots-josh-shapiro-ctn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-supreme-court-ruling-mail-in-ballots-josh-shapiro-ctn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201019225029-josh-shapiro-ctn-10-19-2020-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/20/pennsylvania-supreme-court-ruling-mail-in-ballots-josh-shapiro-ctn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania — a critical state for President Donald Trump’s reelection chances — will be counted if they are received within three days of Election Day even if they do not have a legible postmark, the Supreme Court ruled. 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