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The Champaign News-Gazette
Gill ballot ruling expected ThursdayJudge Sue Myerscough said she hoped to issue a ruling by noon Thursday. Gill’s
Gill ballot ruling expected Thursday
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
Judge Sue Myerscough said she hoped to issue a ruling by noon Thursday. Gill’s attorneys are attempting to enjoin the State Board of Elections from removing his name from the Nov. 8 ballot. Last month, a board of elections hearing examiner... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Gill ruling expected ThursdayJudge Sue Myerscough said she hoped to issue a ruling by noon Thursday. Gill’s
Gill ruling expected Thursday
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
Judge Sue Myerscough said she hoped to issue a ruling by noon Thursday. Gill’s attorneys are attempting to enjoin the State Board of Elections from removing his name from the Nov. 8 ballot. Last month a board of elections hearing examiner... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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Daily Journal
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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York Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
York Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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USA Today
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesof errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
USA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
of errors here.’ ” In a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law, Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified that she has referred two cases of voter impersonation to prosecutors since 2013. In... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Belhaven mayor says he's questioned about vote buyingMonday, asking him if he had paid for votes. O'Neal said the town is cooperatin
Belhaven mayor says he's questioned about vote buying
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 20 hours ago
Monday, asking him if he had paid for votes. O'Neal said the town is cooperating in the investigation. The mayor said the state Board of Elections had already investigation the allegations and found no problems. O'Neal thinks the allegations stem... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Belhaven mayor says he's questioned about vote buyingMonday, asking him if he had paid for votes. O'Neal said the town is cooperatin
Belhaven mayor says he's questioned about vote buying
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
Monday, asking him if he had paid for votes. O'Neal said the town is cooperating in the investigation. The mayor said the state Board of Elections had already investigation the allegations and found no problems. O'Neal thinks the allegations stem... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesbeen deemed unconstitutional by a federal court. (Photo: Pinar Istek/News 21)
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
been deemed unconstitutional by a federal court. (Photo: Pinar Istek/News 21) Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified in a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law that she has referred two... Read more
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Daily Herald
DuPage election agency may impose restrictions on its representativespetitions -- everything," Kaczmarek said. Kaczmarek said staff members, includ
DuPage election agency may impose restrictions on its representatives
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
petitions -- everything," Kaczmarek said. Kaczmarek said staff members, including in-house attorneys, for the Illinois State Board of Elections are banned from participating in politics. Outside attorneys working for the Chicago Board of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
NC counties scramble with early voting plans after ID law struck downapproaches. Photo by Katie Williams / The Daily Tar Heel Local counties are sc
NC counties scramble with early voting plans after ID law struck down
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
approaches. Photo by Katie Williams / The Daily Tar Heel Local counties are scrambling to submit early voting plans to the State Board of Elections after the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals struck down North Carolina’s much-contested 2013 voter ID... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud - Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud by Sami Edge/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 21 2016 Politicians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over w...be the reverse of what it is. It should be ‘We’ve got a lot of errors here.’”
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud - Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud by Sami Edge/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 21 2016 Politicians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over w...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
be the reverse of what it is. It should be ‘We’ve got a lot of errors here.’” Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified in a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law that she has referred two... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake commissioner asks judge to let her file to keep seatfor candidate filing conducted pursuant to a valid election plan, the Wake Coun
Wake commissioner asks judge to let her file to keep seat
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
for candidate filing conducted pursuant to a valid election plan, the Wake County Board of Elections and the North Carolina State Board of Elections are acting outside the authority conferred to them by the North Carolina General Assembly and in... Read more
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Wayne Post
GOP candidate bumped from 54th ballot says he was ‘out-gunned, out-maneuvered’were earmarked invalid — including the signatures of his own family members.Win
GOP candidate bumped from 54th ballot says he was ‘out-gunned, out-maneuvered’
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
were earmarked invalid — including the signatures of his own family members.Winning them backEven before his hearing, the state Board of Elections gave back 221 of the challenged signatures because they were valid. At a board hearing, Geiger... Read more
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MPNnow.com
GOP candidate bumped from 54th ballot says he was ‘out-gunned, out-maneuvered’were earmarked invalid — including the signatures of his own family members.Win
GOP candidate bumped from 54th ballot says he was ‘out-gunned, out-maneuvered’
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 days ago
were earmarked invalid — including the signatures of his own family members.Winning them backEven before his hearing, the state Board of Elections gave back 221 of the challenged signatures because they were valid. At a board hearing, Geiger... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraudbe the reverse of what it is. It should be ‘We’ve got a lot of errors here.’”
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
be the reverse of what it is. It should be ‘We’ve got a lot of errors here.’” Kim Strach, director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, testified in a recent court case about North Carolina’s voter ID law that she has referred two... Read more
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Daily Press
Tall order for late-comer McMullin to make presidential ballot in VirginiaEspecially since the law requires 200 signatures each from all 11 Virginia cong
Tall order for late-comer McMullin to make presidential ballot in Virginia
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Especially since the law requires 200 signatures each from all 11 Virginia congressional districts. This is all due to the State Board of Elections Aug. 26. The campaign for McMullin, a former CIA officer and policy director for the House... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bustos challenger plaintiff in voting lawsuitelection. The lawsuit asked that the law be ruled unconstitutional, and an inju
Bustos challenger plaintiff in voting lawsuit
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
election. The lawsuit asked that the law be ruled unconstitutional, and an injunction be granted that would force the State Board of Elections to keep voter registration out of all state polling sites. The lawsuit has been filed on an... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Want to vote in primaries? Deadline is Fridaythe Department of Labor and Department of Social Services. The voter registrat
Want to vote in primaries? Deadline is Friday
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
the Department of Labor and Department of Social Services. The voter registration form can also be downloaded from the state Board of Elections' website, while those with existing accounts with the state Department of Motor Vehicles canregister... Read more
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The Atlantic
Have North Carolina Republicans Found a Way to Reinstate Discriminatory Voting Rules?who agree can push plans through on party-line votes, as Woodhouse said, but an
Have North Carolina Republicans Found a Way to Reinstate Discriminatory Voting Rules?
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
who agree can push plans through on party-line votes, as Woodhouse said, but any plan that is not unanimous goes to the state board of elections for review, to ensure it aligns with the “geographic, demographic and partisan interests of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: Nekritz competed at Olympic trials in '76 and '96Palatine, who is resigning next month. But on Wednesday, Del Mar dropped $50,00
Lester: Nekritz competed at Olympic trials in '76 and '96
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Palatine, who is resigning next month. But on Wednesday, Del Mar dropped $50,000 into his campaign account, records at the State Board of Elections show.Details forthcoming General counsel Ken Menzel told me this week the board has gotten a better... Read more
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The News & Observer
State gets final say on Orange County’s early voting scheduleBoard of Elections, after hearing from voters who packed a meeting this week, w
State gets final say on Orange County’s early voting schedule
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Board of Elections, after hearing from voters who packed a meeting this week, will send two options for early voting to the State Board of Elections. Neither plan adds Sunday voting, which many in the crowd supported. The state board will set the... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC Republican Party seeks ‘party line changes’ to limit early voting hoursrequired to offer one early voting site during regular business hours and on th
NC Republican Party seeks ‘party line changes’ to limit early voting hours
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
required to offer one early voting site during regular business hours and on the Saturday morning before the election. The State Board of Elections has cautioned counties to consider turnout needs as they schedule early voting. Some early voting... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Primary concern: Crowded council ticket could cost Lee County $50,000November 2014 election, and 11 candidates ran for seats on the council the foll
Primary concern: Crowded council ticket could cost Lee County $50,000
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
November 2014 election, and 11 candidates ran for seats on the council the following spring. Myers said she contacted the State Board of Elections for other options to offset the cost of the primary, but state statutes don't leave much room for... Read more
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Wayne Post
GOP rivals attack, counter-attack in bitter race for 54th state Senatesent to his residence from the New York Republican State Committee, yet Helming
GOP rivals attack, counter-attack in bitter race for 54th state Senate
Wayne Post / Posted 8 days ago
sent to his residence from the New York Republican State Committee, yet Helming’s campaign finance disclosures with the state Board of Elections show no support from the state GOP.Claiming Helming is “violating election law to hide Albany ties,”... Read more
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MPNnow.com
GOP rivals attack, counter-attack in bitter race for 54th state Senatesent to his residence from the New York Republican State Committee, yet Helming
GOP rivals attack, counter-attack in bitter race for 54th state Senate
MPNnow.com / Posted 8 days ago
sent to his residence from the New York Republican State Committee, yet Helming’s campaign finance disclosures with the state Board of Elections show no support from the state GOP.Claiming Helming is “violating election law to hide Albany ties,”... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hoursthe U.S. Supreme Court to delay the ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hours
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
the U.S. Supreme Court to delay the ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. The county board's vote now heads to the State Board of Elections for approval. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hoursthe U.S. Supreme Court to delay the ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hours
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
the U.S. Supreme Court to delay the ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. The county board's vote now heads to the State Board of Elections for approval. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hourssites during that period. Monday's vote came hours after Gov. Pat McCrory form
Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hours
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
sites during that period. Monday's vote came hours after Gov. Pat McCrory formally asked the U.S. Supreme Court to delay the ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. The county board's vote now heads to the State Board of Elections for appro... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hebron Village Board decides not to consider proposed recall ordinanceoffice. “At this point, it’s in the hands of the prosecuting attorneys.” Ken M
Hebron Village Board decides not to consider proposed recall ordinance
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
office. “At this point, it’s in the hands of the prosecuting attorneys.” Ken Menzel, general counsel with the Illinois State Board of Elections, has said an elected official cannot be forced out of office – he or she must be convicted of a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mecklenburg elections board cuts hours for early votingwithout voter IDs – and without a specified number of early voting hours. Monda
Mecklenburg elections board cuts hours for early voting
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
without voter IDs – and without a specified number of early voting hours. Monday’s plan still has to be approved by the state board of elections. State elections Director Kim Strach has urged counties to “be mindful” of expected November... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate seatfrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate seat
MPNnow.com / Posted 9 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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Wayne Post
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate seatfrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate seat
Wayne Post / Posted 9 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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Victor Post
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senatefrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate
Victor Post / Posted 9 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senatefrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate
Henrietta Post / Posted 9 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
How to register to vote in North Carolina and every other US state and territoryof State Legislatures, this state has a strict photo ID law. How to register:
How to register to vote in North Carolina and every other US state and territory
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 10 days ago
of State Legislatures, this state has a strict photo ID law. How to register: You can register online, send a form to the State Board of Elections or county clerk, or you can submit your form in person with your county clerk. When you have to... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
How to register to vote in every US state and territoryof State Legislatures, this state has a strict photo ID law. How to register:
How to register to vote in every US state and territory
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 days ago
of State Legislatures, this state has a strict photo ID law. How to register: You can register online, send a form to the State Board of Elections or county clerk, or you can submit your form in person with your county clerk. When you have to... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senatefrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 10 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senatefrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate
MPNnow.com / Posted 10 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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Wayne Post
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senatefrom primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenge
Massarini running write-in campaign in race for 54th state Senate
Wayne Post / Posted 10 days ago
from primary ballots in the 54th state Senate race following petition challenges, is running as a write-in candidate.“The state Board of Elections may not allow my name to be on the ballot, but they can’t stop voters from writing it in,” said... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
NAACP meeting on voting regulations rescheduledearly voting dates and times, a hot topic locally and around the state. Two pla
NAACP meeting on voting regulations rescheduled
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
early voting dates and times, a hot topic locally and around the state. Two plans for dates were submitted Friday to the State Board of Elections for final approval. Bennett said whether she can address the voting schedule will depend on whether... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Could NC's super-sized precincts slow voting?of weekend and evening hours at accessible polling places, we'll see a disastro
Could NC's super-sized precincts slow voting?
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
of weekend and evening hours at accessible polling places, we'll see a disastrous train wreck at the polls this November." State Board of Elections Executive Director Kim Strach said election officials rolled out uniform precinct procedures this... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoes automatic voter sign-up, cites fraud concernsthat he or she affirms eligibility and that an application is signed. He said i
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoes automatic voter sign-up, cites fraud concerns
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 days ago
that he or she affirms eligibility and that an application is signed. He said it puts too much responsibility on the State Board of Elections to verify voter eligibility. Elections officials say a one-stop verification system prompted by... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Rauner vetoes automatic voter registration bill, despite overwhelming supportthat they meet voting qualification or to sign an application. Both are require
Rauner vetoes automatic voter registration bill, despite overwhelming support
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
that they meet voting qualification or to sign an application. Both are required by federal law. He says it’s up to the State Board of Elections to weed out ineligible voters but that it’s ill-equipped to do so. Rauner says he will continue to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Rauner Vetoes Automatic Voter Registration Billthe bill’s “worthy but ambitious goal,” but voiced serious concern about implem
Rauner Vetoes Automatic Voter Registration Bill
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
the bill’s “worthy but ambitious goal,” but voiced serious concern about implementation. Rauner noted that the Illinois State Board of Elections, Secretary of State and others have raised similar concerns. Rauner claimed there were “unadressed... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Rauner vetoes automatic voter sign-up, cites fraud concernsthat he or she affirms eligibility and that an application is signed. He said i
Rauner vetoes automatic voter sign-up, cites fraud concerns
The Journal-Standard / Posted 12 days ago
that he or she affirms eligibility and that an application is signed. He said it puts too much responsibility on the State Board of Elections to verify voter eligibility. Elections officials say a one-stop verification system prompted by... Read more
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