provisional ballots

Politics
Try to cast a regular ballot, rather than a provisional one, when voting this fall.
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Punishing voters for understandable errors undermines the most basic right in our democracy, while the solution poses no risk to electoral integrity. Numerous states already preserve votes on out-of-precinct provisional ballots, and that should be the rule in Arizona as well.
Chicago
With many ballots yet to be counted, Quinn trails by around 165,000 votes out of perhaps 4 million cast. That vote total, is an educated guess, by me, because no one really knows yet.
Politics
Recently, the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, chaired by Senator Chuck Schumer, approved the Elections Preparedness Requires Early Planning , which would require each state to develop contingency plans to address emergencies or natural disasters that threaten to disrupt the administration of federal elections.
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In the 2012 general election, Democrats tend to vote early in-person and by provisional ballots, while Republicans tend to favor mail balloting, with Election Day voters usually falling in-between.
College
Baxley and Jones believe those voters "stole the election" and that many of them were college students -- both unproven claims
Miami
As a result, Baxley sponsored a law that required anyone who recently moved counties to vote with a provisional ballot if
Miami
Claims of voter suppression arose on Election Day arose anyhow, and complaints of chronically long lines and waiting times
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Lehman did not return messages left for comment at her Wichita office. Curtis noted that Kobach's chief attorney provided
Politics
A federal judge in Kansas overruled Secretary of State Kris Kobach's objections Wednesday and will allow a Democratic state
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Regardless of which candidate they went with, in this election Americans cast an unequivocal vote for democracy. We must honor that mandate by shielding this fundamental right through new laws that ensure that our election process will be free, fair and accessible to all.
Los Angeles
Today marks the third time I have been allowed to vote in a presidential election. After finally reaching the table where they hand you your ballot, everything stopped. My name was not on the register.
College
Twelve years ago, Florida exposed the many administrative, structural and procedural flaws in how we organize and run our elections. Yet instead of fixing these problems, we multiplied them.
Politics
In Oneida County, N.Y., officials say the cost of fixing a typo on 130,000 ballots will be about $75,000, according to the
College
Citizenship is more often taken for granted than examined. It's not just a matter of exercising my own right as a citizen, but being a citizen for the common good, not only for the country, but for the sake of the world.
Politics
True the Vote found 31 people in New York and Florida who allegedly voted in both states during the same federal election
Denver
According to the Colorado Secretary of State, Tom Tancredo's campaign is responsible for a rush of provisional ballot requests
Politics
Despite voting with George W. Bush 94.4% of the time, this fall Calvert distributed mailers without a single mention that he belonged to the Republican party, proclaiming himself "An Independent."
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Trying not to lose my cool, I explained to a poll worker that someone very famous I'd seen on television had claimed that provisional ballots often get thrown out.