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Illinois peeps, check out - Illinois: Governor and Republicans Spar Over Replacing Dead Comptroller

Gov. Pat Quinn has called state lawmakers back to Springfield next month to consider a 2016 special election to replace the late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka — a move Republicans attributed to partisan motives.. 8 more words


New Auditor Accused in Deputy Incident

One of the surprises of the local November election was the victory by Richard Carter III, the GOP candidate for county auditor, over long-time incumbent Dorothy Stafford. 602 more words


The What and the How

Over the last few weeks, we’ve had what looks like a surge in the race equality movement. While it’s easy to acknowledge the continued presence of racial inequality in this country, the idea of how to change that is something else entirely. 886 more words


Nigerian prison inmates now have the right to vote during elections

Justice Mohammed Lima of the Federal High Court in Benin, Edo State, yesterday ruled that inmates of all prisons across Nigeria have the right to vote in all elections conducted in the country. 91 more words


City of Houston: Is 2015 Going To Be Interesting?

Well, there’s no doubt that there are folks running for Mayor in 2015–good, OK, and awful–and there are those rumored-t0-be candidates–good, OK, and awful. The Chron’s… 457 more words


BREAKING: Objections to Yarbrough, Rivers and Esther Candidacies Dismissed--Slate Will Appear on Ballot

The three-member Maywood Electoral Board during a hearing last Wednesday, December 10. Photo by Michael Romain for the Village Free Press.

Thursday, December 18, 2014 || By Michael Romain… 298 more words

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