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Vomit Troughs to be Installed at All 2016 Election Polling Places

Spencer Green | Posted 04.11.2016 | Comedy
Spencer Green

State election organizers will experiment with a variety of attractive and sturdy wooden, aluminum, and marble troughs that can accommodate up to two dozen voters simultaneously, either before or after they have cast their ballots.

WATCH: Who's to Blame for the Five Hour Long Voting Lines in Arizona?

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 03.24.2016 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

In a TMFS sketch, we attack the five hour plus long wait to vote in Maricopa County, Arizona.

Find Your Polling Place

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.03.2015 | Politics

Tuesday is Election Day, and some Americans are heading to the polls to make their voices heard. Kentucky and Mississippi voters are casting their su...

Here's How You Can Get Ready for Election Day!

Elisabeth MacNamara | Posted 12.31.2014 | Impact
Elisabeth MacNamara

On Election Day, Tuesday, November 4, millions of voters will head to the polls to stand up for what matters most in our communities and our lives. These elections are about our jobs, our health, our communities, our security and our future. Are you ready?

Find Your Polling Place

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.31.2014 | Politics

The midterm elections take place Tuesday, Nov. 4, and control of the Senate is one of the many things at stake. You can find your polling place by ...

Some Voters Don't Even Have A Full Workday To Cast Their Ballots

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 07.10.2014 | Politics

Some Americans in North Dakota have a window of only seven hours to vote on Election Day, according to a report from Smart Politics, a nonpartisan pol...

PHOTOS: Today's Best Voter Selfies In NYC

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

New Yorkers will elect a new mayor and vote on six important ballot measures Tuesday. WNYC, as they did during the primaries in September, encouraged ...

Florida Becomes a National Disgrace -- Again

Nadine Smith | Posted 01.10.2013 | Miami
Nadine Smith

This repeated election embarrassment also hurts Florida's reputation in ways that matter. It sends a message that harms our ability to attract the best and the brightest.

When Your Ex Goes to the Same Polling Place

Jill Di Donato | Posted 01.07.2013 | Women
Jill Di Donato

What if I saw him? Worse yet, what if I saw him with the woman he left me for? Or what if I saw his signature next to his name: Proof that he had been there, in that middle school auditorium, without me?

Share Your Voting Experience With The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Did you vote? How did it go? The Huffington Post wants to hear your voting experiences. Email us at with your stories...

Election Day Photos: Send Us A Picture Before You Cast Your Ballot

The Huffington Post | Brittany Binowski | Posted 11.06.2012 | Women

It's here: Election Day 2012, and it's hard to remember an election year that has been more focused on how women will vote or issues that impact women...

Information Is the Best Defense

Elisabeth MacNamara | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Elisabeth MacNamara

As we prepare for Election Day, tomorrow, the League is worried that voter confusion could still be an issue despite extensive education efforts in the wake of our success against states' attempts to keep eligible voters out of the process.

This Is What Early Voting Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

The presidential election isn't until next Tuesday, but in 32 states and the District of Columbia, residents will have the option of voting early. ...

Will State Budgets Crunch Voters in 2010?

Brian J. Siebel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian J. Siebel

The slow recovery from the most severe economic downturn since the 1930s has certainly hit working people very hard. Will the accompanying state budg...

African-Americans Face Manipulation And Intimidation At Polling Stations

The Guardian | Gary Younge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As the sun rose over Soweto on South Africa's first democratic election in 1994, the Mwale family were too busy with practical matters to ponder the h...

Neighborhood Polling Place Displays McCain Sign, and It's Legal

Hoa Quach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Hoa Quach

Presidential candidates are spending millions on a campaign, and I'm questioning if I can afford to spend 42 cents on a ballot that I'm not even sure will be counted.

Florida's Early Voting Process Seems Rife For Another Challenge If Election Close

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brian Ross

Most of the poll workers are elderly, and not particularly adept at using the computers. My agent took almost five minutes to find me in the system and issue me a ballot. One woman who exited the polling place after half an hour was apparently dead, even though she looked quite well.

"Video Your Vote" On PBS And YouTube

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

if you spot (and record on video) something unusual at your polling place, you will have an easy way of uploading it to a place where journalists will have immediate access.

Election Mail Fraud? Not Here, Says Postal Service

Jacob Soboroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jacob Soboroff

Oregon votes entirely by mail. This week I met with United States Postal Service Communications Program Specialist Larry H. Dozier to learn more.