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Last night, a California Assembly panel approved a proposal to automatically register Californians to vote when they get a driver’s license. The bill was introduced in the Assembly by ...
by unapologeticliberal777
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 06:24 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Two amendments to the NYS Constitution and one Bond Act will be on the back side of the NYS paper ballot on November 4th. Until yesterday's local weekly paper was released, I hadn't heard a whisper ...
by weck
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 01:18 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Early voting is underway in many states, with numbers coming in from Florida and Iowa and even South Dakota. South Dakota has about 2.7% of it's votes already cast so those dollars going in there ...
by pollwatcher
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2014 at 06:13 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
There's someone over at electproject.org that is accumulating mail-in ballot request and return statistics. All of the normal disclaimers should go along with these numbers. Instead of having a ...
by pollwatcher
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 05:34 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
It has been a while since Mark Herring was declared the winner of the state AG race in VA by 165 votes out of 2.2 million cast. Under VA law a recount would be allowed and paid for by the state. ...
by restondem
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Dec 12, 2013 at 08:21 AM PST with 22 Recommends
A pretty bold agenda. But what I was most happy about was when he talked about voting. This is a huge pet peeve of mine. I often mention here my parents are Republicans. Moderate Republicans. You ...
by webranding
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 12:13 AM PST with 24 Recommends
The country had many extra days to hear about the voting woes in Florida as, once again the state took it's time to count the votes -- the official tally from the November 6th election was presented ...
by JaxDem
Comment Count 41 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 12:24 PM PST with 203 Recommends
Parts One , Two , Three ...
by HoosierD42
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 04:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
by HoosierD42
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 09:29 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Still going at it!
by HoosierD42
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 12:16 AM PST with 11 Recommends
A continuation of my pocket guide, started here , this time covering the federal district courts, the next level down.
by HoosierD42
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 10:06 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Maybe this has always been the case, but it seems like the Courts have had an increasing role in how our elections work lately. Redistricting, new laws, etc. are becoming more common. And from a non-...
by HoosierD42
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 12:09 AM PST with 23 Recommends
It's been a week since the election and, as of yesterday, 342,936 Arizona ballots remain uncounted . This includes 171,889 early ballots and 171,047 provisional ballots. The senate race is slowly ...
by ThatPoshGirl
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 11:01 AM PST with 19 Recommends
I want to stress that I am not trying to be alarmist and I am not saying that any wrongdoing has happened, but I want to document what I just saw, because it MAY indicate something wrong happened. I'
by ThatPoshGirl
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 06:10 PM PST with 21 Recommends
What is happening in Arizona right now is an atrocity. On November 7th the Secretary of State, Ken Bennett, said there were 162,373 provisional ballots across Arizona that remained uncounted. Today, ...
by ThatPoshGirl
Comment Count 118 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 07:51 PM PST with 256 Recommends
The turn out has been so large a number of polling places ran out of paper ballots. The temporary solution was to go electronic but the polling places only have one unit. Paper ballots were ...
by hobie1616
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 07:58 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Oregon is a vote by mail state, and judging from the group I saw at the County Elections office today - a lot of people didn't get their ballots. BUT - they are working cheerfully and quickly to ...
by Mortifyd
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 12:56 PM PST with 4 Recommends
According to Judd Legum of Think Progressive there have been some last minute shenanigans going on in Ohio a critical swing state in the Presidential election. Jon Husted, Ohio's Secretary of State ...
by Marina Asbury
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 11:23 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Severe conservative Romney. First debate Romney. Even pro-choice Romney. At some point over the past year, Americans have been introduced to each of them as a distinct option. So what happens if a ...
by AustinG
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 08:23 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Today my absentee ballot arrived. I filled it out and after I carefully voted. I put the ballot in the secret sleeve and signed the enveloped. The signature line had an arrow pointed where I was ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 194 comments on Tue Oct 09, 2012 at 03:09 PM PDT with 193 Recommends