Stories tagged: faithless electors
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
“Faithless” electors’ rights aren’t violated by the state’s $1,000 fine for casting a ballot for someone who didn’t win the presidential contest.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Presidential candidates could be required to release their tax returns to appear on the Washington ballot.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 6:44 a.m.
Washington Electoral College electors who shunned Hillary Clinton to stop Trump fight fines in Supreme Court
Washington Supreme Court to decide a remaining issue from the 2016 presidential election.
Thu., March 9, 2017
A judge on Wednesday upheld the $1,000 fines issued by the Washington secretary of state against three electors who broke their vote pledge and cast their vote for someone other …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
Washington electors who didn’t cast votes for Hillary Clinton Monday will be fined $1,000.
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016
Some lawmakers were busy in the off month drafting proposals for the 2017 session.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 2:55 p.m.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Tuesday advised state electors not to vote for him in an anti-Donald Trump protest.