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You Read It in the Jewish Voice First Serious Problems Will Delay RCV Primary Vote Count ...

Monday June 21st, 2021 03:33:45 AM
The Daily News now blames the state election law with not keeping up with the Rank Choice Voting (RCV) change. Their editorial board states there are ...

Beto O'Rourke leads protest at Texas Capitol against voter supression laws

Monday June 21st, 2021 02:26:15 AM
But the restrictive election law proposed in the Texas Legislature this year sounded all too familiar and, if passed, would likely hurt voters such as ...

La Mesa will have all-mail ballot for election to fill City Council seat

Monday June 21st, 2021 12:22:30 AM
Election law says that for La Mesa to hold a special election, it must be called 60 days from when Weber resigned from her seat. Weber's last City ...

Amid fuss over other states' election law changes, Oklahoma said to 'strike a good balance'

Sunday June 20th, 2021 11:37:30 PM
Oklahoma voters might be forgiven if they've been a little perplexed by the brouhaha surrounding election law changes in some other states this ...

Live: “For People's Law” Proponents Rally for Voting at Texas Capitol

Sunday June 20th, 2021 10:56:29 PM
... narrower John Lewis Voting Rights Act, which requires changes to state election law for federal approval, can still get enough votes to become law.

NJ Weedman and Ciattarelli targeted by Dems in aggressive start to governor's race

Sunday June 20th, 2021 09:22:30 PM
The Democratic State Committee on Thursday filed a complaint with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission, the state's campaign ...

Portman talks about Sen. Manchin's election reform proposal on "Meet the Press"

Sunday June 20th, 2021 09:00:00 PM
Portman was on “Meet the Press” Sunday morning and was asked about West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin proposed election law changes. Manchin ...

Republicans Get A Move On Disempowering People Whose Job Is To Uphold Democracy

Sunday June 20th, 2021 06:52:48 PM
... what's happening in Georgia, where Republicans have wasted no time deploying a recent election law to silence opposing voices at the local level.

Marion County Supervisor of Elections breaks down new election laws in Florida

Sunday June 20th, 2021 06:00:00 PM
“In late April, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 90, an Election Administration bill revising certain sections of Florida's Election Law,” reads the ...

Sen. Portman: Sen. Manchin's voting bill memo misses the mark

Sunday June 20th, 2021 05:03:45 PM
In an interview on Sunday, Portman said although he appreciates Manchin's efforts to find middle ground in the Senate when it comes to election law, ...

Georgia plans to remove 100000 “obsolete” names from the voter roster

Sunday June 20th, 2021 12:48:47 PM
Earlier this year Georgia was involved in a state controversy Republican New arrival Election law This requires more rigorous identification of ...

Georgia plans to remove 100000 'outdated' names from voter rolls

Sunday June 20th, 2021 12:44:48 PM
Earlier this year, Georgia was embroiled in controversy over state Republicans' new election law that requires stricter identity verification for absentee ...

Pennsylvania GOP has roadmap to 2022 success, but will it follow it to victory?

Sunday June 20th, 2021 12:11:15 PM
Mr. Nicholas also noted the Pennsylvania election law that took effect last year, which eliminated the option for voters to back all the candidates in one ...

Election Law | Recall Elections for California State Superior Court | Trellis

Sunday June 20th, 2021 11:24:29 AM
What are recall elections? Article II, Secs. 13-19 of the California Constitution provides the legal basis for citizen's rights ...

'Hoping to light a fire,' Texas Democrats seek to build momentum from walkout

Sunday June 20th, 2021 11:15:00 AM
... leaders hope the Texans' chutzpah will light a fire under Democratic efforts to pass national election law changes they call the For the People Act.

With new amendment strategy, Pa. GOP could target voter ID, mail-in ballots

Sunday June 20th, 2021 10:41:15 AM
Seth Grove, R-York, would broadly rewrite and modernize state election law; by increasing restrictions on ballot drop off boxes; decreasing the amount ...

Delta Variant, Iran, Father's Day: Your Weekend Briefing

Sunday June 20th, 2021 10:30:00 AM
And in Kansas, Republicans overrode a veto from the Democratic governor to enact laws stripping the governor of the power to modify election law.

Bags of cash

Sunday June 20th, 2021 10:30:00 AM
Filings with the state Election Law Enforcement Commission, or ELEC, show the straw donor scheme appeared to actually have begun as far back as ...

Nigeria: 2023 - Political Parties Task INEC On Need for New Electoral Laws

Sunday June 20th, 2021 05:15:00 AM
Please help us to ensure that there is an efficient election law that would guarantee an efficient and transparent election," Secondus added. However ...

Phill Casaus: A preliminary scouting report on the mayor's race

Sunday June 20th, 2021 03:40:37 AM
... Webber: The incumbent's term has been truncated to an extent by a new state election law that pushed the voting cycle back by nearly six months.