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Election app round-up: Live coverage from around the country

A collection of news applications and election projects from other media organizations.

As Dan Sinker put it so eloquently this morning, “Election season is the Super Bowl for news-application teams.” At MinnPost it is no different. We have poured a lot of work into our election coverage over the past months, including our Live Elections Results Dashboard where you can track real-time Minnesota returns this evening.

But what about all the other great applications that are helping citizens stay informed nationally and in other states? We’ve compiled a list here. If we’re missing any, leave a comment or email me at

LA Times

The LA Times has put together two great applications:

Texas Tribune

Texas Tribune has also put together a great application:


NPR covers national elections:


WNYC covers national results, and some NY and NJ state-wide elections:

NY Times

The New York Times offers many views into the national races, including a set of mobile apps to keep track of live elections results.

Chicago Tribune

Covering local and national politics: 

The Guardian

Even from outside the U.S., there are live elections results apps.


The following sites will have election results later in the evening, but are not live yet:

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