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The Youngstown Vindicator
An effort to increase Youngstown’s hourly minimum wage to $10.10 has stalledduring the upcoming election. However, the group is short by about 100 valid s
An effort to increase Youngstown’s hourly minimum wage to $10.10 has stalled
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 hours ago
during the upcoming election. However, the group is short by about 100 valid signatures, Thomas McCabe, Mahoning County Board of Elections deputy director, said Tuesday. Board employees will double-check the petitions today, but it’s an almost... Read more
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The News & Observer
Haven’t black voters earned the right for this balderdash to end?out of sheer desperation and fear of losing seats some lawmakers have held sinc
Haven’t black voters earned the right for this balderdash to end?
The News & Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
out of sheer desperation and fear of losing seats some lawmakers have held since my birth, tried to hijack and bully local boards of elections to change early voting rules. Chairman Dallas Woodhouse wants to move the goal post less than 70 days... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s political map panel seeks some changeslines have put forward suggestions for their successors who will produce the ne
California’s political map panel seeks some changes
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
lines have put forward suggestions for their successors who will produce the next ones. The voter-approved Citizens Redistricting Commission, which has met infrequently since it produced new congressional, legislative and Board of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
BUZZ, AUG. 23: Duck makes his move; do corporations actually pay taxes?early voting. Cleary attempts to suppress voting. GOP, if your message is so go
BUZZ, AUG. 23: Duck makes his move; do corporations actually pay taxes?
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
early voting. Cleary attempts to suppress voting. GOP, if your message is so good, what are you afraid of? Hospital Board slaps down all of us who have been serving as a citizen's honorable responsibility. We should have voted to pay... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
OpinionFor redistricting Having worked at a low-performing elementary school in Wilmi
Opinion
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
For redistricting Having worked at a low-performing elementary school in Wilmington several years ago, I feel like I have a good handle on the drawbacks of neighborhood schools in high-poverty areas. The data are clear that student performance goes... Read more
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FOX News
Facing Trump, Democrats could have their own 1994 landslide, but numbers appear against them16 years down the road. But that’s another story. Combine GOP efforts to tarni
Facing Trump, Democrats could have their own 1994 landslide, but numbers appear against them
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
16 years down the road. But that’s another story. Combine GOP efforts to tarnish Clinton’s record with the impacts of redistricting from the 1990 census and congressional Democrats were cooked. One would think that sophisticated political... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Los Angeles’ politicians use Capitol power to affect local issuesCalifornia Republican Party has recently concentrated on grass-roots growth, ba
Los Angeles’ politicians use Capitol power to affect local issues
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
California Republican Party has recently concentrated on grass-roots growth, backing candidates for city councils, school boards and other local agencies. One effect is that Republicans achieved a majority on the air quality district’s 13-member... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
School board, candidates react to Markley memo on neighborhood schoolsNew Hanover County schools, which has long favored a neighborhood schools philo
School board, candidates react to Markley memo on neighborhood schools
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
New Hanover County schools, which has long favored a neighborhood schools philosophy, will start redistricting talks this year. NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Since long before Jeannette Nichols joined the New Hanover County schools board, parents have... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
School board, candidates react to Markley memoNew Hanover County schools, which has long favored a neighborhood schools philo
School board, candidates react to Markley memo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
New Hanover County schools, which has long favored a neighborhood schools philosophy, will start redistricting talks this year. NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Since long before Jeannette Nichols joined the New Hanover County schools board, parents have... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown council will consider a law prohibiting people from blocking sidewalks, streets and public placesbetween the least- and most-populous wards within 180 days of the document’s re
Youngstown council will consider a law prohibiting people from blocking sidewalks, streets and public places
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
between the least- and most-populous wards within 180 days of the document’s release. A charter review commission wanted redistricting after at least a 7-percent difference and for it to be done within 90 days. Also on the agenda is for council... Read more
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The Hill
Leaked DCCC docs detail FL Dem candidates' weaknesseswhere Democrats hope to win is Rep. Dan Webster’s (R) seat. Webster decided to
Leaked DCCC docs detail FL Dem candidates' weaknesses
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
where Democrats hope to win is Rep. Dan Webster’s (R) seat. Webster decided to run in another congressional district after redistricting made his seat more Democratic. The leak includes a confidential report about one of Demings’s opponents Bob... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Big decisions about ballot awaitgovernments. Potentially three questions could be added to the Nov. 8 election
Big decisions about ballot await
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
governments. Potentially three questions could be added to the Nov. 8 election ballot that night by the Champaign County Board and the Champaign school board. The school district's bond issue vote would be the biggest deal, potentially costing... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | March 11, 2012of residency, and up-to-date immunization records. For more information, call K
News Briefs | March 11, 2012
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
of residency, and up-to-date immunization records. For more information, call Karen at (989) 865-9210. CHESANING TWP. BOARD OF REVIEW DATES — Due to a typographical error, Chesaning Township Assessment Notice letters mailed to property owners... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can Illinois voters amend their constitution or not?Court will decide any day now whether voters will be denied again. The Indepen
Can Illinois voters amend their constitution or not?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Court will decide any day now whether voters will be denied again. The Independent Map Amendment would take legislative redistricting out of the hands of state lawmakers and assign it to a nonpartisan commission. Its aim is to replace a system... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Anti-fracking proposal back on Youngstown ballot for 6th time; failure doesn’t faze proponentscommittee turned in 2,445 signatures and needed 1,259 valid ones to be placed o
Anti-fracking proposal back on Youngstown ballot for 6th time; failure doesn’t faze proponents
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
committee turned in 2,445 signatures and needed 1,259 valid ones to be placed on the ballot. The Mahoning County Board of Elections determined 1,993 signatures were valid. That means 81.5 percent of those signing the group’s petitions... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Markley memo: school placement hurts black, low-income studentslow-performing schools, New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Tim Markley s
Markley memo: school placement hurts black, low-income students
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
low-performing schools, New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Tim Markley said in a confidential memo to the school board. The memo, titled "Student Assignment and Achievement", was sent July 21 to board members. In it, Markley details a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Barefoot’s bills disrupted Wake County’s electionslate-coming clarification arrived Tuesday when U.S. District Judge James C. Dev
Barefoot’s bills disrupted Wake County’s elections
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
late-coming clarification arrived Tuesday when U.S. District Judge James C. Dever III said that the county’s school board and county commissioners elections must use district maps that were in place before the legislature imposed a new set... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania's political 'glass ceiling' intact for nowAnd she argued that being a woman also brings something else to the table. "I
Pennsylvania's political 'glass ceiling' intact for now
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
And she argued that being a woman also brings something else to the table. "I was elected president of the school board two years in a row by six Republican men because I do a good job," she said. 'Particularly because I come at it in the... Read more
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The News & Observer
It’s time to end partisan redistrictingLawsuit should end partisan redistricting | News & Observer August 7, 2016 6:1
It’s time to end partisan redistricting
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Lawsuit should end partisan redistricting | News & Observer August 7, 2016 6:19 PM Redistricting chairman Rep. David Lewis explains proposed redistricting maps during a redistricting committee meeting on... Read more
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The News & Observer
Sunday scramble to fill elections board vacancy amid redistricting uncertaintiesWake County elections board vacancy to be filled tonight in response to federal
Sunday scramble to fill elections board vacancy amid redistricting uncertainties
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Wake County elections board vacancy to be filled tonight in response to federal judge's redistricting order Sunday | News & Observer August 7, 2016 9:27 PM The state... Read more
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Island Packet
The Moss ethics case: How we got heregovernmental decision in which an immediate family member had an economic inter
The Moss ethics case: How we got here
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
governmental decision in which an immediate family member had an economic interest when he presented his wife to the school board as a job candidate in a Sept. 1 executive session. Moss did not return phone calls seeking comment for this story, but... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Local school start up informationwww.riversidesd.com Classes start: Sept. 8 Classes end: June 12 Graduation d
Local school start up information
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
www.riversidesd.com Classes start: Sept. 8 Classes end: June 12 Graduation day: June 12 New for 2016-2017: Redistricting Riverside Elementary West, K-2; and East, 3-6, STEM Initiative in Grade 7 via Salvadori.org, One Unified... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little changeweek touted the benefits of desegregating schools for all students — a position
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little change
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
week touted the benefits of desegregating schools for all students — a position supported by much research. But some school board members in Greenwich question that notion and say racial balance is not a priority here. Maintaining neighborhood... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little changeweek touted the benefits of desegregating schools for all students — a position
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little change
Darien News-Review / Posted 17 days ago
week touted the benefits of desegregating schools for all students — a position supported by much research. But some school board members in Greenwich question that notion and say racial balance is not a priority here. Maintaining neighborhood... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Three-way race highlights 35th Assembly Democratic primaryback in January, the citizens of Wisconsin won a battle for transparency and we
Three-way race highlights 35th Assembly Democratic primary
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
back in January, the citizens of Wisconsin won a battle for transparency and were able to pressure the Public Record Board into keeping our government more open," he wrote on Facebook. "The Journal Sentinel warns us we need to 'keep an eye... Read more
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The News & Observer
Common Cause sues over NC congressional districtsin North Carolina’s delegation, leaving three seats for Democrats. Rep. David
Common Cause sues over NC congressional districts
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
in North Carolina’s delegation, leaving three seats for Democrats. Rep. David Lewis, a Harnett County Republican and House redistricting leader, said at a meeting that he wanted the maps drawn “to give a partisan advantage to 10 Republicans and... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary Candidatesof our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 18 days ago
of our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through improved revenue collection streamlining the Board of Pardons sustaining and growing our state’s vibrant arts community easing the strain on first responders so they can... Read more
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Dover Post
The Democratic Primary Candidatesof our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted 18 days ago
of our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through improved revenue collection streamlining the Board of Pardons sustaining and growing our state’s vibrant arts community easing the strain on first responders so they can... Read more
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Philly.com
Some see racial overtones in Upper Darby superintendent flapThe Upper Darby school board's surprise decision last month to place Superinten
Some see racial overtones in Upper Darby superintendent flap
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Upper Darby school board's surprise decision last month to place Superintendent Richard F. Dunlap Jr. on paid administrative leave was at least partly rooted in a dispute over a redistricting proposal for the system's crowded schools - a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Should 16-olds vote? California puts question on holdA constitutional amendment to let California 16-year-olds vote in school board
Should 16-olds vote? California puts question on hold
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
A constitutional amendment to let California 16-year-olds vote in school board elections has halted for the year. Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, D-San Diego, wants to extend the franchise to adolescents voting in school and community college board... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Big 5: California’s top political donorsand hasn’t given money to any other political causes. #1: Charles Munger Jr.
The Big 5: California’s top political donors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
and hasn’t given money to any other political causes. #1: Charles Munger Jr. Title: Experimental physicist, member of the board of overseers of the Hoover Institution, Stanford University The state’s largest political donor is a bow-tie wearing... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
In 34th Assembly race, it's Berniecrat versus environmentalistdistrict race. His opponent in the primary, Matthew Michalsen, a teacher at La
In 34th Assembly race, it's Berniecrat versus environmentalist
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
district race. His opponent in the primary, Matthew Michalsen, a teacher at Lakeland Union High School and town board supervisor in Lake Tomahawk, says he is running because the district's community and constituents have not been... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewedThe Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois Sta
Illinois redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewed
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois State Board of Elections questioning contributions to The People’s Map, which filed a lawsuit alleging a redistricting ballot measure is unconstitutional. The case is pending... Read more
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Daily Herald
Redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewedhow Illinois draws political boundaries wants election officials to review poli
Redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewed
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
how Illinois draws political boundaries wants election officials to review political contributions to a group suing to keep redistricting off November's ballot. The Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois State Board... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe notchallenge was in the 1st District. William Lacy Clay defeated state Sen. Maria
Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe not
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
challenge was in the 1st District. William Lacy Clay defeated state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis school board member Bill Haas to win the Democratic primary. Clay was first elected in 2000, when his father retired after 32 years... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Missouri primary: Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe notchallenge was in the 1st District. William Lacy Clay defeated state Sen. Maria
Missouri primary: Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe not
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
challenge was in the 1st District. William Lacy Clay defeated state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis school board member Bill Haas to win the Democratic primary. Clay was first elected in 2000, when his father retired after 32 years... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
The Latest: Missouri Primaryprimar challenge. The eight-term Democrat on Tuesday defeated state Sen. Maria
The Latest: Missouri Primary
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
primar challenge. The eight-term Democrat on Tuesday defeated state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis school board member Bill Haas to win the primary election in Missouri’s 1st District. Clay’s father, William Clay, served the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Citing court victories elsewhere, Tennessee Democrats demand changes in state's photo ID voter lawtheir apparent impact on voting. State Rep. Brenda Gilmore, D-Nashville, secon
Citing court victories elsewhere, Tennessee Democrats demand changes in state's photo ID voter law
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
their apparent impact on voting. State Rep. Brenda Gilmore, D-Nashville, second from left, looks over a House Republican redistricting plan on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, in Nashville. Sen. Bill Ketron, R-Murfreesboro, discusses his bill to allow... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
The latest news on Mo. Primariesprimary challenge. The eight-term Democrat on Tuesday defeated state Sen. Mari
The latest news on Mo. Primaries
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
primary challenge. The eight-term Democrat on Tuesday defeated state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis school board member Bill Haas to win the primary election in Missouri's 1st District. Clay's father, William Clay, served the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Roy Blunt, Jason Kander win nominations in Missouri U.S. Senate racesLacy Clay is getting a spirited challenge from state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal
Roy Blunt, Jason Kander win nominations in Missouri U.S. Senate races
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Lacy Clay is getting a spirited challenge from state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal in the Democratic primary. St. Louis school board member Bill Haas also is running against Clay. Clay was first elected in 2000, when his father retired after 32 years... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: MO primary electionCongressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for th
VOTER GUIDE: MO primary election
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
Congressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for the 1st Congressional District seat, due to redistricting, and was unsuccessful. Carnahan is the son of former U.S. Senator Jean Carnahan and former Governor and U.S.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
MO primary election coverageCongressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for th
MO primary election coverage
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
Congressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for the 1st Congressional District seat, due to redistricting, and was unsuccessful. Carnahan is the son of former U.S. Senator Jean Carnahan and former Governor and U.S.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO primaryCongressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for th
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO primary
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
Congressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for the 1st Congressional District seat, due to redistricting, and was unsuccessful. Carnahan is the son of former U.S. Senator Jean Carnahan and former Governor and U.S.... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Blunt, 8 members of House seeking return to officeLacy Clay is getting a spirited challenge from state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal
Blunt, 8 members of House seeking return to office
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 21 days ago
Lacy Clay is getting a spirited challenge from state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal in the Democratic primary. St. Louis school board member Bill Haas also is running against Clay. Clay was first elected in 2000, when his father retired after 32 years... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown council rejects the final three recommendations from the charter review commissionat least a 10 percent difference between its least- and most-populous wards. “
Youngstown council rejects the final three recommendations from the charter review commission
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
at least a 10 percent difference between its least- and most-populous wards. “We absolutely made a substantive change to redistricting,” said Councilman T.J. Rodgers, D-2nd. “We made major progress on redistricting,” added Councilman Mike Ray,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Map group files appeal in legislative districting caseto overturn a lower court ruling that declared unconstitutional its plan for re
Map group files appeal in legislative districting case
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
to overturn a lower court ruling that declared unconstitutional its plan for removing much of the politics from legislative redistricting. Last month, Cook County Circuit Court Judge Diane Larsen found the proposal went beyond the narrow window of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Presidential tumult likely to impact state racesin Tuesday's primary. Support was given to candidates based on their responses
Presidential tumult likely to impact state races
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 days ago
in Tuesday's primary. Support was given to candidates based on their responses to a questionnaire, feedback from PAC board members and individual interviews, the chamber said. The chamber often doesn't endorse candidates in races with... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
8 candidates run for Clifton school boardCLIFTON — Eight candidates are vying for the Board of Education in a November c
8 candidates run for Clifton school board
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
CLIFTON — Eight candidates are vying for the Board of Education in a November contest that could make city history in a number of ways. Allison Proszowski, 18, a graduate this year from Clifton High, would be the youngest schools trustee in district... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO electionCongressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for th
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO election
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 26 days ago
Congressional District from 2005 to 2013. He ran for re-election in 2012 for the 1st Congressional District seat, due to redistricting, and was unsuccessful. Carnahan is the son of former U.S. Senator Jean Carnahan and former Governor and U.S.... Read more
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Times News
‘I have had a wonderful career’has worked under a total of six county judges; seen a number of magisterial jud
‘I have had a wonderful career’
Times News / Posted 27 days ago
has worked under a total of six county judges; seen a number of magisterial judges come and go; has helped complete the redistricting of the magisterial districts not once, but three times, most recently after the 2010 census; and has watched... Read more
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