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Minnesota Absentee Voting Sharply Outpacing 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota election officials have accepted significantly more absentee ballots this year than at this point in 2010’s midterm election.

The Secretary of State’s office announced on Thursday a more-than 60 percent jump in absentee ballots accepted so far over 2010. 90 more words


More Than 49,000 Ohioans Have Voted Early

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state’s elections chief says more than 49,000 Ohioans have cast absentee ballots for the fall election after early voting began last week. 114 more words


Misleading Rick Scott campaign absentee memo way off the mark

I found amusing the memo from Rick Scott’s Deputy Campaign Manager Tim Saler regarding the rates of absentee ballots being returned. The memo would be useful for those of us that love to crunch numbers if it was in any way an accurate reflection of the statewide electorate. 118 more words

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How astronauts vote from space

In November of 2007, Clayton Anderson participated the most ordinary of elections—voting on a handful of local ballot proposals for his Houston suburb. But Anderson cast his ballot in an extraordinary fashion. 1,049 more words

Broward, Dade Send Out First Batch Of Absentee Ballots

LAUDERHILL (CBSMiami) – “Load ‘em up, move ‘em out” was the order of the morning for Broward’s Supervisor of Elections.

On Tuesday, election workers loaded more than 162,000 absentee ballots for the November General Election onto an 18 wheeler at the Supervisor of Elections Voting Equipment Center in Lauderhill.  268 more words


Absentee Ballots Ready For Upcoming Elections

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Absentee ballots are now available for registered voters in Connecticut.

Voters can download an application for an absentee ballot from the Secretary of the State’s website or contact their local town clerk to apply in-person or through the mail. 100 more words


Questions and confusion in the mailbox over absentee ballots

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — You may be one of many who have received something in the mail on how to get an absentee ballot before the November election. 770 more words