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Snyder Defends Proposed Sales Tax Increase To Fund Roads, Education

DETROIT (WWJ) — Just over two months away from special election day, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder was answering criticism of a proposed one-cent sales tax increase that would help fund badly needed road repairs across the state. 237 more words


Councilman Vincent Gentile To Run On Democrats' Side For Rep. Grimm's Old Seat

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Brooklyn City Councilman Vincent Gentile (D-43rd) will be the Democratic candidate in the race for the vacant congressional seat that had been occupied by Michael Grimm. 109 more words


We might not have time to wait for a regular election.

Perhaps it is time for a special election to replace the misfits in Congress who play games with the security of  US citizens. 

Gov. Cuomo Sets Special Election Date To Replace Grimm

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has set a May 5 date for a congressional special election to replace Michael Grimm, the Staten Island congressman who… 288 more words


Cuomo Sets Special Election for Grimm Seat on May 5

Gov. Andrew Cuomo today bowed to a federal judge’s order and declared a vacancy in the Staten Island and Brooklyn-based seat of former Congressman Michael Grimm—setting up for a special election on May 5. 293 more words

Shaftan: Election Analysis: Mississippi First Congressional District

By Rick Shaftan | @shaftan

Smart potential candidates started working the phones for the upcoming special election for Alan Nunnelee’s seat within minutes of the Congressman’s announcement. 977 more words

Chris McDaniel

Special election to fill vacated 1st Congressional District

U.S. Rep Alan Nunnelee died on February 6th vacating the 1st Congressional District seat. The Governor must call for a special election to fill the seat within 60 days of the vacancy and the special election must be held no sooner than 60 days of the call per  86 more words