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You open the envelope you received in the mail. You read the instructions that tell you how to vote. You unfold the ballot and tear off the stub, exactly as instructed. You’ve known since the ...
by R H Sheldon
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 08:49 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
by joelado
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jan 15, 2012 at 02:39 PM PST with 7 Recommends
The Personhood Amendment in Mississippi intrigues me as to the legal ramifications of such an Amendment. So, I compiled a list in honor of the 23 pairs of chromosomes these future people have of ...
by firebadtreepretty
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Nov 07, 2011 at 04:56 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Nearly 1/2 of remaining ballots from Dem stronghold of King County...largely from Seattle.
by mikeymike68
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Nov 04, 2010 at 04:31 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Just a note to any California voters who still have their mail-in ballots - Secretary of State Debra Bowen says not to mail them today. If you do, they will not be counted.
by TheOrchid
Comment Count 153 comments on Tue Nov 02, 2010 at 10:20 AM PDT with 374 Recommends
We voted today. We took Chibi when she got home from school as my own private "Get out the vote" campaign. We reviewed the ballot (again) on the way. Everyone knew who and what they were voting for.
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 25, 2010 at 04:10 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Happy Sunday, Kossacks: I just got through early voting and am feeling hopeful and virtuous. I voted in rural West Texas in a Hispanic grocery store. My partner and I were the only two people there ...
by wtxdem
Comment Count 48 comments on Sun Oct 24, 2010 at 01:36 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
"Name one thing that Barack has accomplished" was demanded of me recently. My first thought was "We don't Torture" Lots more has been accomplished, but that was one big, bold, wonderful thing.
by beancounter
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Sep 07, 2009 at 02:38 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
As you may have heard, Norm Coleman has, a mere eight months after election day, conceded the Senate race in Minnesota to notorious funnyman and radio host Al Franken. It will be remembered for ...
by DemocraticLuntz
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Jun 30, 2009 at 06:49 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed This is the fifth in a series on pending bills to amend the National Labor Relations Act. The series so far has examined the RAISE ...
by shirah
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jun 19, 2009 at 08:22 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed One of the issues presented by the RAISE Bill is exclusive representation. That is, under the NLRA, the union chosen by the ...
by shirah
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jun 18, 2009 at 05:14 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed First: Do you have a pulse? You are reading this, so I will assume the answer is "Yes". If so, then you have probably heard about ...
by shirah
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Jun 16, 2009 at 06:20 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Franken leads +225. Today, 9:30am CDT in room 300 of the Minnesota Judiciary Building, where 7 weeks of trial were held, the Secretary of State's office will open and count ...
by WineRev
Comment Count 358 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 04:45 AM PDT with 336 Recommends
Franken leads +225 (+21 and +14 of the "Nauen61" the Elections Contest Court has ordered into the "Ready to Count" pile at the the Secretary of State's office; all these voters have ...
by WineRev
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2009 at 04:55 AM PDT with 65 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed AP has reported on an interesting anti-EFCA initiative called "...
by shirah
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2009 at 06:48 AM PST with 20 Recommends
The final votes from the November 4th general election are still being tallied, with provisional and absentee ballots still being counted across the country. The Democratic party's pick up of ...
by djsands
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 01:16 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Tens of millions of ballots and registrations were dumped in the name of Bush and other Republicans in past elections. Are guilty Election Officials STILL in office? Of Course They ...
by ralphie eldridge
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Nov 12, 2008 at 06:05 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Hi, I'm a journalist with the American News Project in DC. I'm in Philly, where I've been covering voting issues for the past few weeks. Today, voting expert Steven Rosenfeld (of Alternet) and I ...
by Danielle Ivory
Comment Count 0 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2008 at 04:48 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Just got this on school district e-mail from our school librarian. Please pass on to anyone you know in WA state who may not have mailed/submitted their ballot yet, so we ...
by NWTerriD
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 03:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
I four helped people vote on Saturday. I am an election judge and I volunteered to help out at a nursing home. The home arranges with the Election Commission for judges to come in and help the old ...
by Temmoku
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2008 at 06:36 AM PST with 10 Recommends