TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The Kansas House has approved a measure that would move local elections to the fall in odd-numbered years.
The chamber voted 64-58 Thursday to send the bill to the governor. 91 more words
WILKES-BARRE — Voter turnout was expected to be higher in Wilkes-Barre than in many communities in our area because of a mayor’s race and a race for district magistrate that encompasses much of the city of Wilkes-Barre. 187 more words
As presidential hopeful Jeb Bush made his obligatory rounds at a Reno, Nev., town hall meeting late last week, the Republican politician was greeted with the same types of confrontational questions now emblematic of campaign-trail politics. 761 more words
By Kim Menard
New research shows that premature death among racial groups translates into political inequities. To change racial health inequalities, voting is a critical step to influence the political process. 260 more words
The Left over Left truly believes there is a shy Labour vote out there waiting for the call of hard left policies. One flaw in that hypothesis is voter turnout in New Zealand is high by international standards. 41 more words