Kevin Uhrmacher

Washington, D.C.

Graphics editor focusing on U.S. elections and the federal government

Education: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA in Journalism and Political Science

Kevin Uhrmacher is a graphics editor for politics covering elections and public policy at The Washington Post. He joined The Post in 2014 as a news designer.
Latest from Kevin Uhrmacher

Drop in Republican turnout means a bigger win for Warnock

Turnout was lower in the Georgia Senate runoff than in November’s general election, but Democrat Raphael Warnock more than doubled his lead over Herschel Walker.

December 7, 2022

    When polls close — and how long counting votes might take — in each state

    Here's what time polls close and how long it might take to get election results for the 2022 midterms, according to the Associated Press.

    November 8, 2022

      How second-choice votes pushed a Democrat to victory in Alaska

      The ballot allowed Alaska voters to rank their preference between Democrat Mary Peltola and Republicans Sarah Palin and Nick Begich.

      August 31, 2022

        Tracking coronavirus deaths, cases and vaccinations in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

        The novel coronavirus made its first appearance in the region on March 5, 2020. How it has spread since then.

        March 3, 2022
        • Analysis

        Competitive House districts are getting wiped off the map

        Fifteen states have finalized congressional boundaries for 2022 midterms, with Republicans and Democrats gerrymandering maps to build competitive advantages, a Post analysis shows.

        November 23, 2021
        • Analysis

        How the 2022 Senate map is shaping up

        Republican retirements are the early story of the 2022 battle for the Senate.

        November 15, 2021

        How House Republicans voted on a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 Capitol riot

        Thirty-five Republicans bucked party leadership — and former president Donald Trump — and supported the commission.

        May 19, 2021

          How members of Congress voted on counting the electoral college vote

          While a challenge to the electoral college result from some Republicans was not expected to prevail — Democrats control the House and almost every Senate Republican would need to join the effort for their chamber to approve it — it forced a debate, drawing out a process that is usually a formality and forcing lawmakers to choose between honoring the choice of voters or standing with Trump.

          January 7, 2021

            Where Republicans in Congress stand on Trump’s false claim of winning the election

            The Washington Post asked Republicans in Congress three questions. Who won the presidential election? Where do you stand on Trump's efforts to claim victory? Will you accept Joe Biden as the legitimately elected president? Here's what they said.

            December 15, 2020

            Contradictory and confusing White House statements offer an incomplete picture of Trump’s health

            The messaging from the White House has been inconsistent and the American public does not have a complete picture of Trump's health.

            October 6, 2020