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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sen. Rabon addresses bill that is opposed by leaders in Brunswick Countywas removed from that committee on June 9 of this year, and sent to the Committ
Sen. Rabon addresses bill that is opposed by leaders in Brunswick County
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
was removed from that committee on June 9 of this year, and sent to the Committee on Local Government. According to the State Board of Elections, there are currently eight counties in North Carolina that elect a county coroner: Avery, Bladen,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
State Rep. Jack Franks set to withdraw from Illinois House race to make way for replacementdays to meet and pick a replacement, and three days from the selection to file
State Rep. Jack Franks set to withdraw from Illinois House race to make way for replacement
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
days to meet and pick a replacement, and three days from the selection to file the required paperwork with the Illinois State Board of Elections. “We have a very good possibility, and honestly, unless someone really, really impressive comes... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
More reasons for reforming redistrictingrepresentation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression
More reasons for reforming redistricting
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
representation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression continues in 2016. A check of Illinois State Board of Elections candidate lists details the shocking lack of competition for legislative seats in November. More... Read more
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examiner.com
Chicago will charge Airbnb renters a 21 percent hotel taxhere for Chicago’s aldermen, or is it just all about the money? IllinoisPolicy.
Chicago will charge Airbnb renters a 21 percent hotel tax
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
here for Chicago’s aldermen, or is it just all about the money? IllinoisPolicy.org noted that according to the Illinois State Board of Elections Chicago aldermen and their ward organizations raked in nearly $30,000 from the Illinois Hotel &... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
County Board of Elections dismisses Hill's protestdismissal of his protest Thursday, Hill has two days to file an appeal with the
County Board of Elections dismisses Hill's protest
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
dismissal of his protest Thursday, Hill has two days to file an appeal with the state board, which he plans to do, and the State Board of Elections will then have 10 days to schedule a hearing on the matter. During a special meeting Thursday, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bill to abolish Brunswick County Coroner's Office receives favorable reportwas removed from that committee on June 9 of this year, and sent to the Committ
Bill to abolish Brunswick County Coroner's Office receives favorable report
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
was removed from that committee on June 9 of this year, and sent to the Committee on Local Government. According to the State Board of Elections, there are currently eight counties in North Carolina that elect a county coroner: Avery, Bladen,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Northville lawyer Nancy Nugent suspends campaign state senatecandidates can submit their petitions any day from July 11 to July 14. Petition
Northville lawyer Nancy Nugent suspends campaign state senate
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
candidates can submit their petitions any day from July 11 to July 14. Petitions for the race are submitted to the New York state Board of Elections 40 N. Pearl St., Albany. Nugent's decision to exit the race comes a few weeks after the June 7... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bill to abolish Brunswick County Coroner's Office back on lawmakers' agendaat 10:00am. Greg White has served as the Coroner in Brunswick County since he
Bill to abolish Brunswick County Coroner's Office back on lawmakers' agenda
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
at 10:00am. Greg White has served as the Coroner in Brunswick County since he was appointed in 1985. According to the State Board of Elections, Brunswick is one of nine counties in the state where coroners are elected. The others are Bladen,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Northville lawyer Nancy Nugent suspends campaign state senatecandidates can submit their petitions any day from July 11 to July 14. Petition
Northville lawyer Nancy Nugent suspends campaign state senate
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
candidates can submit their petitions any day from July 11 to July 14. Petitions for the race are submitted to the New York state Board of Elections 40 N. Pearl St., Albany. Nugent's decision to exit the race comes a few weeks after the June 7... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as mootwill review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter w
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as moot
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
will review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter was moot because the election is over. The State Board of Elections voted to leave out a long-standing site on the Boone campus from Watauga County's early-voting plan.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as mootwill review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter w
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as moot
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
will review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter was moot because the election is over. The State Board of Elections voted to leave out a long-standing site on the Boone campus from Watauga County's early-voting plan.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as mootwill review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter w
Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as moot
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
will review the decision if requested. The other two judges agreed the matter was moot because the election is over. The State Board of Elections voted to leave out a long-standing site on the Boone campus from Watauga County's early-voting plan.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US Rep. Pittenger prevails in tight North Carolina primarythe 9th District, and the totals changed by less than a handful of votes, accor
US Rep. Pittenger prevails in tight North Carolina primary
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
the 9th District, and the totals changed by less than a handful of votes, according to a table of results provided by the State Board of Elections. Pittenger edged challenger Mark Harris by about 130 votes out of the 26,000 ballots cast in the... Read more
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Daily Press
1st Senate district race will be contested, as GOP and independent candidates declareprimary earlier this month. That process requires candidates pay a $1,000 filin
1st Senate district race will be contested, as GOP and independent candidates declare
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
primary earlier this month. That process requires candidates pay a $1,000 filing fee. Ryer said the committee notified the state Board of Elections that Holston would be its candidate today, and that Holston had filed the necessary certificates and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Redistricting reform heads to court as Madigan forces try to block it from ballotfeature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Ch
Redistricting reform heads to court as Madigan forces try to block it from ballot
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Now that the Illinois State Board of Elections says a proposed constitutional amendment to change the way legislative districts are drawn has... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Charges surface on Suffolk County corruptionMr. Bellone’s hometown of Babylon. That investigation has since been “referred
Charges surface on Suffolk County corruption
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Mr. Bellone’s hometown of Babylon. That investigation has since been “referred to the chief law enforcement counsel for the state Board of Elections … And I did prosecute Rodgers … He pled guilty to official misconduct and offering a false... Read more
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The News & Observer
HB2 prompts unaffiliated candidates to challenge legislatorsanger that people feel and the motivation to do something about the legislature
HB2 prompts unaffiliated candidates to challenge legislators
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
anger that people feel and the motivation to do something about the legislature will enter into these races.” According to State Board of Elections records, Campbell has collected 2,330 verified signatures, so she’s just 60 signatures short of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
More unaffiliated voters than Republicans in countyvoters in Henderson County than Republicans or Democrats, state data shows. Cu
More unaffiliated voters than Republicans in county
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
voters in Henderson County than Republicans or Democrats, state data shows. Current data from the North Carolina State Board of Elections shows that of the79,021 registered voters in the county, 30,516 are unaffiliated, a slight edge over... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: More reasons to reform how districts are drawnrepresentation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression
Editorial: More reasons to reform how districts are drawn
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
representation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression continues in 2016. A check of Illinois State Board of Elections candidate lists details the shocking lack of competition for legislative seats in November. More... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Hill protesting primary results, cites 'cross-party' votesRick Bryson. Hill filed a request for a recount in his 11th District primary i
Hill protesting primary results, cites 'cross-party' votes
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
Rick Bryson. Hill filed a request for a recount in his 11th District primary in the western part of the state, said State Board of Elections spokeswoman Jackie Hyland. But his request has been denied an automatic recount since Bryson's... Read more
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SaukValley.com
More reasons to reform how districts are drawnrepresentation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression
More reasons to reform how districts are drawn
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
representation. Map manipulation also suppresses competition. That suppression continues in 2016. A check of Illinois State Board of Elections candidate lists details the shocking lack of competition for legislative seats in November. More... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore election board discusses lessons learned, prep for November electionthat he looks for opportunities to improve the process after every city electio
Baltimore election board discusses lessons learned, prep for November election
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
that he looks for opportunities to improve the process after every city election. Jones also said he is working with the State Board of Elections to bring in an expert to organize the city's election warehouse that one state official said left... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Hill asks for recount in 11th Districtp.m. Democrat Tom Hill filed a request for a recount in his 11th District prim
Hill asks for recount in 11th District
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
p.m. Democrat Tom Hill filed a request for a recount in his 11th District primary in the western part of the state, said State Board of Elections spokeswoman Jackie Hyland, even though Rick Bryson's victory margin was more than the 1 percent of... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Primary results for Virginia localitiesToday is primary day in the 4th District and several other localities in Virgin
Primary results for Virginia localities
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
Today is primary day in the 4th District and several other localities in Virginia. Here are the current results from the State Board of Elections [7:30 p.m.] Member Senate of Virginia (001) - 45 precincts of 52 (86.54%)... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore elections chief wants 800 additional judges in Novemberof Maryland's April 26 primary. Most of the discussion about what went wrong c
Baltimore elections chief wants 800 additional judges in November
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
of Maryland's April 26 primary. Most of the discussion about what went wrong centered around Baltimore, where the State Board of Elections took the unusual step of rescinding the city board's certification of the primary results. Among... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland Senate committee holding hearing on primary election problemsdidn't match the count of voters who signed in. After the city elections board
Maryland Senate committee holding hearing on primary election problems
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
didn't match the count of voters who signed in. After the city elections board certified the results of the primary, the State Board of Elections rescinded that action and launched its own examination of the results. Though there were several... Read more
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SaukValley.com
State board approves remap item for ballot, pending lawsuitThe State Board of Elections unanimously endorsed its lawyer’s findings: Random
State board approves remap item for ballot, pending lawsuit
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
The State Board of Elections unanimously endorsed its lawyer’s findings: Random sampling showed the group, Independent Map Amendment, had enough valid signatures for the ballot. “This is a huge hurdle that we’ve cleared,” said Independent Map... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois election board to consider remapping ballot itemthat would ask Illinois voters if an independent commission should draw Illinoi
Illinois election board to consider remapping ballot item
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
that would ask Illinois voters if an independent commission should draw Illinois’ political boundaries. The Illinois State Board of Elections is scheduled to take up the proposal Monday. Last month election officials said a group called... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Facts about Franks63rd Illinois House District seat. Fact: Franks has not filed “withdrawal of c
Facts about Franks
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
63rd Illinois House District seat. Fact: Franks has not filed “withdrawal of candidacy” paperwork as of June 6 with the State Board of Elections. Franks is currently still running for the 63rd District while simultaneously running for county... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Auditor general should be above reproachmore closely at his campaign spending over the years. What they found eventual
Editorial: Auditor general should be above reproach
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 days ago
more closely at his campaign spending over the years. What they found eventually prompted an inquiry by the Illinois State Board of Elections regarding the spending of more than $200,000 in campaign funds over more than a decade at a Spring... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Relist Watchmay be executed.” Oh well. Monday brought good news for the appellants in one-
Relist Watch
SCOTUSblog / Posted 16 days ago
may be executed.” Oh well. Monday brought good news for the appellants in one-time relist Bethune-Hill v. Virginia State Board of Elections, 15-680. There the Court noted probable jurisdiction over a challenge to the Virginia General... Read more
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Roll Call
Darrell Issa Gets Viable Challengerparty. Doug Applegate who came within slightly more than 6,400 votes of Issa i
Darrell Issa Gets Viable Challenger
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
party. Doug Applegate who came within slightly more than 6,400 votes of Issa in the primary, according to the California State Board of Elections, with Issa taking 51% of the vote and Applegate 45%. Issa won his last two elections with more than... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Ontario County legislator to challenge fellow Democrat in race for 54th Senate seatprimary,” said Ontario County GOP committee chairman Doug Finch. To qualify, a
Ontario County legislator to challenge fellow Democrat in race for 54th Senate seat
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
primary,” said Ontario County GOP committee chairman Doug Finch. To qualify, a candidate must submit a petition to the state Board of Elections by mid-July with at least 1,000 signatures of district voters.“I know that some of the candidates... Read more
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Wayne Post
Ontario County legislator to challenge fellow Democrat in race for 54th Senate seatprimary,” said Ontario County GOP committee chairman Doug Finch. To qualify, a
Ontario County legislator to challenge fellow Democrat in race for 54th Senate seat
Wayne Post / Posted 16 days ago
primary,” said Ontario County GOP committee chairman Doug Finch. To qualify, a candidate must submit a petition to the state Board of Elections by mid-July with at least 1,000 signatures of district voters.“I know that some of the candidates... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Brighter forecast for redistricting reformon the Nov. 8 ballot.� The court case follows the successful passage of the In
Brighter forecast for redistricting reform
Daily Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
on the Nov. 8 ballot.� The court case follows the successful passage of the Independent Maps’ petition test at the state Board of Elections. If you wonder what all this has to do with you, just look at our unresponsive Illinois General... Read more
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New York Magazine
A Beginner’s Guide to the Many Investigations Involving Mayor Bill de Blasioand Putnam counties. (His candidates all ended up losing.) In response to compl
A Beginner’s Guide to the Many Investigations Involving Mayor Bill de Blasio
New York Magazine / Posted 17 days ago
and Putnam counties. (His candidates all ended up losing.) In response to complaints by Republican officials, the New York State Board of Elections launched an inquiry into de Blasio’s efforts. In April, it was reported that the board had found... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Mautino's July 1 deadline: Let's hear from the auditor generalhasn't said much but pledged to cooperate fully. While it's not clear what the
Mautino's July 1 deadline: Let's hear from the auditor general
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
hasn't said much but pledged to cooperate fully. While it's not clear what the U.S. attorney's office is looking into, the State Board of Elections months ago started asking questions about Mautino's campaign fund. Those questions were prompted by... Read more
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Reuters
New York mayor strives to stay the course as probe queries persistextended from City Hall to the police department. News of the subpoenas came d
New York mayor strives to stay the course as probe queries persist
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
extended from City Hall to the police department. News of the subpoenas came days after a leaked January report from the state Board of Elections accusing the mayor and others of intentionally evading campaign finance contribution limits in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Local Editorial: Brighter forecast for remap reformon the Nov. 8 ballot.� The court case follows the successful passage of the In
Local Editorial: Brighter forecast for remap reform
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
on the Nov. 8 ballot.� The court case follows the successful passage of the Independent Maps’ petition test at the state Board of Elections. If you wonder what all this has to do with you, just look at our unresponsive Illinois General... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow reports 5.7 percent turnout for primaryJacksonville challenger Phil Law received 20 percent of votes and Taylor Griffi
Onslow reports 5.7 percent turnout for primary
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Jacksonville challenger Phil Law received 20 percent of votes and Taylor Griffin received 14 percent, according to N.C. State Board of Elections. Jones will face Democrat Ernest T. Reeves, who received 55 precent of the vote over David Allan... Read more
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The News & Observer
The voters that NC’s suppression law would have silencedforms – the so-called “safety net” for those without ID – or made other errors
The voters that NC’s suppression law would have silenced
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
forms – the so-called “safety net” for those without ID – or made other errors that disenfranchised voters. The State Board of Elections found so many problems with wrongly rejected ballots that it ordered a re-canvass in 20 counties. It... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US Rep. Pittenger hanging on by thin margin in N. Carolinato know me better, I'll have even better results out there." The winner will t
US Rep. Pittenger hanging on by thin margin in N. Carolina
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
to know me better, I'll have even better results out there." The winner will take on Democrat Christian Cano in November. State Board of Elections general counsel Josh Lawson said local officials will finish their counts on Tuesday, and requests... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Low turnout characterizes election as many incumbents advanceand will challenge Republican Rep. Mark Meadows. LOW TURNOUT With all precinc
Low turnout characterizes election as many incumbents advance
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
and will challenge Republican Rep. Mark Meadows. LOW TURNOUT With all precincts reporting, unofficial results from the State Board of Elections showed that more than 505,000 people had cast ballots, or 7.7 percent of the nearly 6.6 million... Read more
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Roll Call
Pittenger Squeaks By in N.C. GOP Primaryplace with 31 percent of the vote, according to the Associated Press.Pittenger
Pittenger Squeaks By in N.C. GOP Primary
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
place with 31 percent of the vote, according to the Associated Press.Pittenger led Harris by 142 votes, according to the State Board of Elections. Harris did not concede Tuesday night. “We kind of owe it to the district to do a recount,” said... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Rep. Pittenger pulls out narrow first-place finishface of adversity and everything that's been going on the last two years," said
Rep. Pittenger pulls out narrow first-place finish
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
face of adversity and everything that's been going on the last two years," said a Pittenger supporter. According to the State Board of Elections, a mandatory recount is required when the first two candidates are separated by less than... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Many incumbents advance, Ellmers loses, Pittenger fightingthe state Democratic Party. LOW TURNOUT With more than 99 percent of the prec
Many incumbents advance, Ellmers loses, Pittenger fighting
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
the state Democratic Party. LOW TURNOUT With more than 99 percent of the precincts reporting, unofficial results from the State Board of Elections showed that more 500,000 people had cast ballots, or less than 8 percent of the nearly 6.6 million... Read more
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Roll Call
Ellmers Becomes First GOP Incumbent to Lose in 2016lost her primary. Fellow North Carolina Republican Robert Pittenger barely sur
Ellmers Becomes First GOP Incumbent to Lose in 2016
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
lost her primary. Fellow North Carolina Republican Robert Pittenger barely survived a three-way primary, according to the State Board of Elections. The Associated Press had not called the race by press time. His district is largely new to him as a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Committee approves bill that would change charter for city of Wilmingtondecides no new election for Brunswick Co. CommissionState decides no new electi
Committee approves bill that would change charter for city of Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
decides no new election for Brunswick Co. CommissionState decides no new election for Brunswick Co. Commission The State Board of Elections decided not to hold a new election for a seat on the Brunswick County Commission, according to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
City Councilmembers Demand Answers To Election ProblemsNovember. She says she is concerned the discrepancies could convince some not
City Councilmembers Demand Answers To Election Problems
CBS Baltimore / Posted 19 days ago
November. She says she is concerned the discrepancies could convince some not to return to the polls. A review from the State Board of Elections found about 1,700 primary ballots were mishandled. A citizen watchdog group has already filed a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Deborah Ross challenges incumbent Senator Burr to four debatesdecides no new election for Brunswick Co. CommissionState decides no new electi
Deborah Ross challenges incumbent Senator Burr to four debates
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
decides no new election for Brunswick Co. CommissionState decides no new election for Brunswick Co. Commission The State Board of Elections decided not to hold a new election for a seat on the Brunswick County Commission, according to... Read more
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