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Daily Herald
Riopell: Dold says 2016 will be different, better year for him than 2012U.S. Rep. Bob Dold is up for re-election in a presidential year -- just like in
Riopell: Dold says 2016 will be different, better year for him than 2012
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
U.S. Rep. Bob Dold is up for re-election in a presidential year -- just like in 2012 when the Kenilworth Republican lost after his freshman term in Congress. But he argues 2016 will be different. For one, Illinoisan Barack Obama won't be at the top... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Primary elections taking place on Sept. 10 in Tioga County, N.Y.The primary elections leading to the Nov. 3 general elections in Tioga County,
Primary elections taking place on Sept. 10 in Tioga County, N.Y.
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 19 hours ago
The primary elections leading to the Nov. 3 general elections in Tioga County, N.Y. will take place this year on Thursday, Sept. 10. Please take note of the date change that was dictated by the New York State Board of Elections due to a holiday. For... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Franczyk has massive lead in Fillmore race fundraisingAs the contentious Common Council race in Buffalo’s Fillmore District enters it
Franczyk has massive lead in Fillmore race fundraising
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
As the contentious Common Council race in Buffalo’s Fillmore District enters its final week, one of the candidates – incumbent David A. Franczyk – is getting financial backing from city police and fire unions, a former mayor and some local movers and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Four seeking town justice spot in HamburgA former police officer, a judge, a town attorney and a military veteran are ho
Four seeking town justice spot in Hamburg
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
A former police officer, a judge, a town attorney and a military veteran are hoping to move into a seat in Hamburg Town Court that has been held by the same man for 35 years. Judge Walter L. Rooth, appointed town justice in 1980 and re-elected ever... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
NC weighing single March 2016 primary for all racesRALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina legislators are considering whether to move all p
NC weighing single March 2016 primary for all races
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina legislators are considering whether to move all primary elections next year to March, not just the presidential primaries, key House and Senate leaders said Wednesday. Primaries for state races— including those for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three Democrats vying for two Town Board seats in Amherst primaryThree Democrats running for two seats on the Town Board highlight the primary e
Three Democrats vying for two Town Board seats in Amherst primary
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Three Democrats running for two seats on the Town Board highlight the primary election next week in Amherst. Democrats in Amherst – who make up 40 percent of the voters in Erie County’s largest town – thought they might avoid a primary battle this... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cooper Union settlement | Taxi-lender concerns | Landmark-bill controversyNew York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is expected to announce today
Cooper Union settlement | Taxi-lender concerns | Landmark-bill controversy
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is expected to announce today a settlement with Cooper Union that would end litigation related to the school’s finances. The deal comes after a year of negotiations, and could lead to the restoration... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Open the primariesThe fastest growing segment of Maryland's electorate is voters who decline to i
Open the primaries
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
The fastest growing segment of Maryland's electorate is voters who decline to identify as Republicans or Democrats. As The Sun's John Fritze reported recently, their numbers are up by 57 percent in the last decade, and they continue to grow despite... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cross-endorsements expected to hand judgeships to Colaiacovo and SeditaSedita as prosecutor As district attorney, Sedita has earned his share of crit
Cross-endorsements expected to hand judgeships to Colaiacovo and Sedita
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Sedita as prosecutor As district attorney, Sedita has earned his share of critics who say that he shies away from tough cases. They point to the case of Ronald “Todd” Epps, who was effectively found guilty in federal court earlier this month of... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Larkin responds after treasurer's exit, says he's a crime victimState Sen. William Larkin Jr. revealed Thursday that he fired longtime Republic
Larkin responds after treasurer's exit, says he's a crime victim
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 5 days ago
State Sen. William Larkin Jr. revealed Thursday that he fired longtime Republican operative Carmen Dubaldi Jr. as his campaign treasurer in June after Larkin or his staff noticed irregularities in his account that included withdrawals for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cross-endorsements expected to hand judgeships to Colaiacovo and Sedita, regardless of what voters wantSedita as prosecutor As district attorney, Sedita has earned his share of crit
Cross-endorsements expected to hand judgeships to Colaiacovo and Sedita, regardless of what voters want
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Sedita as prosecutor As district attorney, Sedita has earned his share of critics who say that he shies away from tough cases. They point to the case of Ronald “Todd” Epps, who was effectively found guilty in federal court earlier this month of... Read more
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Daily Herald
New law curbs lame-duck appointmentsA new law will try to prevent future lame-duck appointments by departing govern
New law curbs lame-duck appointments
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A new law will try to prevent future lame-duck appointments by departing governors like the naming of former Gov. Pat Quinn's top aide to a state agency late last year. "This was a blatant example of appointment abuse," said state Sen. Julie... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Larkin breaks silence on campaign fund irregularitiesCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Larkin breaks silence on campaign fund irregularities
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 7 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Larkin breaks his silence on campaign fund irregularitiesCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Larkin breaks his silence on campaign fund irregularities
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 8 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Opposition surfaces to redistricting amendmentFor the first time in three attempts to pass an independent redistricting map-m
Opposition surfaces to redistricting amendment
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
For the first time in three attempts to pass an independent redistricting map-making amendment to the Illinois Constitution, there's organized opposition to the idea. Supporters of the amendment say that's a sign that the political powers that be... Read more
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Daily Press
Opinion: Virginia should improve voting machines used to vote across the stateWhen citizens enter their polling stations on Election Day, they should know th
Opinion: Virginia should improve voting machines used to vote across the state
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
When citizens enter their polling stations on Election Day, they should know that the ballots they cast will be accurately recorded. Confidence in the results hinges in large measure on the trustworthiness of the voting process. Methods and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar | News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget write
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget writer in the House ‘He keeps his cards close to his vest’ Lawmakers likely to extend... Read more
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Daily Press
York County receives new voting machinesThe York County Electoral Board recently received new voting machines to replac
York County receives new voting machines
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
The York County Electoral Board recently received new voting machines to replace the office's aging units, including the AVS WinVote touch-screen voting machines decertified by the State Board of Elections earlier this year because of security... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Primary battles in Cheektowaga reflect Democratic factionalismThe ballot for the Sept. 10 primary boasts a spirited battle for Cheektowaga su
Primary battles in Cheektowaga reflect Democratic factionalism
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
The ballot for the Sept. 10 primary boasts a spirited battle for Cheektowaga supervisor triggered by the year-end retirement of two-term incumbent Mary F. Holtz. Seven candidates for the Town Board are vying for three Democratic lines in November,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Small primaries for some Democrats, GOP on North ShoreSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- While registered Conservatives can vote on Sept. 10 in t
Small primaries for some Democrats, GOP on North Shore
Staten Island Advance / Posted 11 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- While registered Conservatives can vote on Sept. 10 in the Island-wide primary election for district attorney, Republicans and Democrats in two North Shore neighborhoods can also cast their vote for much smaller, practically... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hartsell sets up legal defense fund with philanthropist’s help | News & Observer August 24, 2015 Sen. Fletcher Hartsell has formed a lega
Hartsell sets up legal defense fund with philanthropist’s help
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
| News & Observer August 24, 2015 Sen. Fletcher Hartsell has formed a legal defense fund, financed by a longtime wealthy... Read more
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The News & Observer
Heeding Bob Hall’s call on video poker investigation | News & Observer August 23, 2015 More inquiries are needed into video pok
Heeding Bob Hall’s call on video poker investigation
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer August 23, 2015 More inquiries are needed into video poker money State and Wake DA should get involved Bob Hall’s... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Independent voters grow despite competitive primary contestsDona Sauerburger describes herself as a "devoted Democrat," but the Gambrills w
Independent voters grow despite competitive primary contests
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Dona Sauerburger describes herself as a "devoted Democrat," but the Gambrills woman is taking a pass on what could be the party's most exciting primary election in years. That's because Sauerburger has chosen not to register with any political... Read more
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The News & Observer
Deeper probe of video sweeps money sought | News & Observer August 19, 2015 Watchdog group wants prosecutors to pick
Deeper probe of video sweeps money sought
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
| News & Observer August 19, 2015 Watchdog group wants prosecutors to pick up where elections officials left off Video sweepstakes industry spent millions of... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC voter ID law topic of negotiations | News & Observer August 19, 2015 Challengers of NC voter ID law update US
NC voter ID law topic of negotiations
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
| News & Observer August 19, 2015 Challengers of NC voter ID law update US judge Possible compromise or settlement? NAACP president not backing down North Carolina’s... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Excerpts from editorials by Illinois newspapersAugust 16, 2015 The (Bloomington) Pantagraph State should cut costs by reduci
Excerpts from editorials by Illinois newspapers
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 18 days ago
August 16, 2015 The (Bloomington) Pantagraph State should cut costs by reducing government Gov. Bruce Rauner made a significant statement last week that may help many citizens understand how property taxes and collective bargaining by unions are... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Excerpts from editorials by Illinois newspapersAugust 16, 2015 The (Bloomington) Pantagraph State should cut costs by reduci
Excerpts from editorials by Illinois newspapers
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 18 days ago
August 16, 2015 The (Bloomington) Pantagraph State should cut costs by reducing government Gov. Bruce Rauner made a significant statement last week that may help many citizens understand how property taxes and collective bargaining by unions are... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tax plan stirs debate on rural aid | News & Observer Republican Sen. Harry Brown is fighting to change how sales
Tax plan stirs debate on rural aid
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
| News & Observer Republican Sen. Harry Brown is fighting to change how sales taxes are allocated. Chris Sewardcseward@newsobserver.com In lobbying for a shift in how $2.5 billion in yearly sales tax revenues are... Read more
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Victor Post
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primariesEditor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primaries
Victor Post / Posted 19 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion during the upcoming election season.We’re well into the silly season, an adjective that applies to the media circus that has come to be part of the presidential election... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primariesEditor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primaries
Henrietta Post / Posted 19 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion during the upcoming election season.We’re well into the silly season, an adjective that applies to the media circus that has come to be part of the presidential election... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primariesEditor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primaries
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 19 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion during the upcoming election season.We’re well into the silly season, an adjective that applies to the media circus that has come to be part of the presidential election... Read more
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Wayne Post
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primariesEditor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion
Reginald Neale: The 2016 election — primaries
Wayne Post / Posted 19 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of essays to encourage discussion during the upcoming election season.We’re well into the silly season, an adjective that applies to the media circus that has come to be part of the presidential election... Read more
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The News & Observer
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections boardEx- | News & Observer August 14, 2015 Ex- Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vaca
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections board
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
Ex- | News & Observer August 14, 2015 Ex- Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolina State Board of Elections... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Ex-trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections board - WWAY TV3RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolina
Ex-trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections board - WWAY TV3
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolina State Board of Elections following the resignation last month of a member who faced scrutiny during a campaign finance probe. McCrory announced Friday the appointment of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VA Democrats Share Their Ideas on RedistrictingVirginia democrats are laying out their proposal for the redrawing of the state
VA Democrats Share Their Ideas on Redistricting
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
Virginia democrats are laying out their proposal for the redrawing of the state's congressional maps ahead of next week's special session. Lawmakers are set to return to Richmond on Monday for the redistricting work ahead of a court ordered deadline... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Aug. 15, 2015There is likely more voter fraud than reported, since not all votes are verifie
Aug. 15, 2015
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 days ago
There is likely more voter fraud than reported, since not all votes are verified as legal using photo ID. That doesn't mean voter fraud does not exist. If the Highway Patrol monitors speeding on a section of Interstate 40 for two hours a day and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections boardRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolin
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections board
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolina State Board of Elections following the resignation last month of a member who faced scrutiny during a campaign finance probe. McCrory announced Friday the appointment... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections boardRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolin
trial judge Baker succeeding Foley on NC elections board
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory has filled a vacancy on the North Carolina State Board of Elections following the resignation last month of a member who faced scrutiny during a campaign finance probe. McCrory announced Friday the appointment... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Michael McMahon again raises more than Joan Illuzzi in D.A. raceSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Like actions, they say money speaks louder than words.
Michael McMahon again raises more than Joan Illuzzi in D.A. race
Staten Island Advance / Posted 21 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Like actions, they say money speaks louder than words. If that's so, Michael McMahon's supporters have a lot to say in the race against Joan Illuzzi, as his campaign has once again far out-raised hers in the district... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Tioga County Primary Elections registration details announcedThe New York State Board of Elections reminds all state residents the last day
Tioga County Primary Elections registration details announced
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 21 days ago
The New York State Board of Elections reminds all state residents the last day to register to vote for the Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015 Primary Election is Friday, Aug. 14. Mail in voter registration forms postmarked by midnight, Aug. 15 and received no... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Giglio pulls further ahead of Walter in campaign fundsThe latest campaign finance reports posted with the state Board of Elections sh
Giglio pulls further ahead of Walter in campaign funds
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
The latest campaign finance reports posted with the state Board of Elections show Councilwoman Jodi Giglio now pulling well ahead — at least, in terms of fundraising — of incumbent Sean Walter in the Republican primary for Riverhead... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois Sunshine tracks campaign cashDid you know the political committee with the most investments and cash on hand
Illinois Sunshine tracks campaign cash
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
Did you know the political committee with the most investments and cash on hand is Citizens for Rauner at $19.6 million? Were you aware the State Universities Annuitants Association Action Committee, which represents state university pensioners, has... Read more
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The News & Observer
New conservative super PAC forms | News & Observer A new conservative super PAC has formed in North Carolina,
New conservative super PAC forms
The News & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
| News & Observer A new conservative super PAC has formed in North Carolina, ahead of next year’s busy campaign season. Carolina Coalition registered Tuesday with the State Board of Elections as an independent... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Latest Virginia news, sports, business and entertainmentVOTER REGISTRATION Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed
Latest Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 23 days ago
VOTER REGISTRATION Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Action on Proposed VA. Voter Registration Changes PostponedRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of
Action on Proposed VA. Voter Registration Changes Postponed
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia State Board of Elections chairman James Alcorn notified elections officials across... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Latest Virginia news, sports, business and entertainmentVOTER REGISTRATION Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed
Latest Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 23 days ago
VOTER REGISTRATION Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponedRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia State Board of Elections chairman James Alcorn notified elections officials across... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponedRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia State Board of Elections chairman James Alcorn notified elections officials across... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponedA Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter reg
Action on proposed Va. voter registration changes postponed
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 23 days ago
A Virginia elections official says a proposed revision of the state's voter registration form needs more work. Media outlets report that Virginia State Board of Elections chairman James Alcorn notified elections officials across the state on Tuesday... Read more
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Northwest Herald
New website sheds sunshine on Illinois political donationsDid you know the political committee with the most investments and cash on hand
New website sheds sunshine on Illinois political donations
Northwest Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Did you know the political committee with the most investments and cash on hand is Citizens for Rauner at $19,641,541.49? Were you aware the Illinois Political Action Committee for Education gave state Rep. Jack Franks $10,000 on Aug. 4? All of... Read more
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