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Ballot Confusion in Long Beach Could Affect Mayor's Race

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 06.03.2014 | Los Angeles
Charles Karel Bouley

The last thing any race needs is major confusion amongst the voters and poll workers about a second ballot.

Where To Vote: Look Up Voting Locations For Election Day

Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

The election is finally here, and the tool below from Google provides information on where to vote. When you enter the address where you are reg...

Wheelchair Wisdom: This Election is About Action

Linda Noble Topf | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Linda Noble Topf

On November 6, 2012, millions of Americans who want to vote in the national election will be unable to cast their ballots--not because they are ineligible, not because they have inadequate identification, but simply because they are in wheelchairs or have some form of physical disability.

Let's Stop Voting in Churches

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics
Roy Speckhardt

Since polling place influences the vote, governments and election boards should do all they can to find neutral voting locations. And it would seem very unlikely that churches would be chosen if neutrality were the aim.

Human Error Led To Polling Mishaps

The New York Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The fiasco on Primary Day last month, when some polling stations opened late and new equipment failed to record votes, was more than a failure of new ...

Voting Day in Philly: Historic and Proud

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
SaraKay Smullens

Without exception the people we took to the polls carried the elegance of the history they knew they were making.

Voting Problems May Arise As Voters Swamp Untested System Tuesday

NY Times | IAN URBINA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Millions of voters will encounter an unfamiliar low-tech landscape at the polls on Tuesday. About half of all voters will vote in a way that is differ...