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State Auditor's Office Studies Absentee Ballots

ADEL, Iowa — Deputy Secretary of State Carol Olson was at the Dallas County Auditor’s Office on this Election Day. There was no ballot or voting problem, but rather a mission to learn. 234 more words


Citizens Seek Sanctions Against City for Attempting to Punish them for Bringing Voting-Rights Case

Editor’s Note: We wanted to put this on your radar – an interesting case out of Albuquerque that related to voting rights. Below is information from… 388 more words

Federal Lawsuit Filed Over Ohio Voting Restrictions

A federal lawsuit was filed this month against the state of Ohio over what the plaintiff is calling restrictive voter laws.

Here’s a great summary of what’s at issue in the suit, thanks to an MSNBC report that can be read in its entirety here. 134 more words

Just When You Thought It Was Over...


Screenshot from Twitter; User: Aldertrack

“It figures to be a long fortnight for candidates in those races as the Board of Election Commissioners releases daily counts of absentee ballots. 82 more words

10th Ward

Unprecedented number of absentee ballots in school board election draws attention of Sec. of State

“Watch the absentees,” we sometimes hear in the news– James O’Keefe the controversial video journalist made a video on it. And others mention it as well– friends in Colorado and Washington state (states with absentee-only voting) have raised concerns, but generally not much can be proven and the discussions are left to radical fringe forums. 749 more words

New Mexico

Legislation Would Allow New Yorkers to Track Absentee Ballots Online

Without the satisfying pull of a lever or the little sticker that says “I voted,” mailing in an absentee ballot can leave a voter a little uncertain this his choice will actually count—and Councilman Ben Kallos is looking to change that. 386 more words

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