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Smitherman to Seek Sampson Seat Again in Event of Conviction

Former 1199 SEIU political coordinator Dell Smitherman, who lost a Democratic primary to indicted Brooklyn State Senator John Sampson last month, told the Observer that he plans to campaign for the seat again if the incumbent is convicted on any of the array of… 423 more words

Special Election Set For 35th Senate District Seat

INGLEWOOD (CBSLA.com) — A Feb. 10 special election has been set to fill the state Senate seat left vacant by the resignation of Sen. Roderick Wright, who was convicted of voter fraud for living outside his district. 165 more words


Winsted Special Election May Determine Embattled Town Manager's Fate

There is a special election in Winsted today to fill a number of vacancies in the local government.

The election is to pick two new members for the Board of Selectmen that were vacated by Mayor Lisa Smith and Selectman Robert Vogt. 156 more words


Marijuana reform candidate finishes fifth in special Texas Senate election

Pro-marijuana candidate Kerry McKennon finished fifth in the special state senate election for District 28 in Texas.

In all, 42,789 votes were cast in a matchup which featured a total of six candidates, four of which were Republicans. 266 more words


Landslide approval in merger of Garner-Hayfield, Ventura districts

GARNER, Iowa — Voters lined up during Tuesday’s special election to approve a merger between two north Iowa school districts.

The Garner-Hayfield Community School District and Ventura Schools already operate under a sharing agreement.   46 more words