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Billionaire former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg is donating $500,000 to juice Democratic turnout in Miami-Dade County, a place where the party must bank a massive number of votes if it hopes to win the pivotal swing state of Florida.
Voting by mail is more convenient that voting at the polls in some respects, but there are different rules you need to follow.
At the risk of sounding like a grouchy old Boomer, can I suggest now that we have passed National Voter Registration Day – which was last Tuesday – can every political operative and social media app stop asking me if I'm registered?
County elections officials offered an updated tally of the votes on Wednesday that was good news for those held a lead after the initial results rolled in on Tuesday.
Despite the unprecedented spending in this year’s municipal races, and a ballot filled with ideological opposites, the election of 2019 is on course to have the same voter turnout as recent years.
Voting is a right for all American citizens, but is often one of the most ignored rights, and occasionally one of the most trampled rights.
Washington ranked fifth in turnout for the 2018 midterm elections.
About half the young voters in Spokane County who registered in 2018 didn’t vote in the general election.
Despite near-record turnout for the midterm, tens of thousands of Spokane County voters didn’t vote and that has implications for future elections.
Washington nearly set records for turnout and the number of ballots cast in a statewide election.
Following the highest voter turnout for midterm elections since 1994, Latah County officials – and some community members – are seeking additional polling stations in Moscow.
With a day left to cast ballots in the 2018 election, more than half of Spokane County voters had returned theirs to the elections office, almost assuring a record turnout for a mid-term.
Ballot returns continue heavy in Spokane and some other Eastern Washington counties.
Record ballot returns in Spokane County continue.
Spokane County Elections Office seeing record returns of ballots in early voting.
The first Monday after ballots were sent out for the November election brought thousands of returns, including one with a bite out of it.
A referendum on changing the nation of Macedonia’s name to North Macedonia to pave the way for NATO membership attracted tepid voter participation Sunday, a blow to the prime minister who negotiated the deal and hoped for a strong message of support.
Does better voter turnout depend on postage-paid ballots, or competitive races?
Local election officials had predicted a 30 percent turnout. Instead, with 34.2 percent of ballots returned as of Wednesday, Yakima County is on track to hit 35 percent.
The primary ballot is the gateway to the general election for candidates seeking federal, state and local offices, but the results are always open to interpretation. Ballots have to be postmarked today or deposited in drop boxes by 8 p.m.