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Obama Suggests US Should Consider Adopting Mandatory Voting Rules

President Barack Obama suggested that the United States should consider adopting mandatory voting rules.

03/19/2015

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Voting Rights for Ex-Felons Take Step Forward in Senate

A bill is moving forward in the General Assembly that would restore an ex-felon’s voting rights while he is on parole or probation.

03/12/2015

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Expert: ‘Now Very Few Democrats Could Think About Getting 40 Percent Of The White Vote’

White voters of all ages were less likely to back Democrats this year than in elections past, helping Republicans nationwide but most acutely in the South — and overpowering Democratic efforts to turn out their core supporters among blacks and Hispanics.

11/07/2014

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Saturday Last Day to Vote Absentee in Person

Saturday is the final day to vote absentee in person in Virginia.

10/31/2014

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8.3 Percent of Those Eligible Voted Early in Md.

About 8.3 percent of eligible voters in Maryland have cast ballots during eight days of early voting.

10/31/2014

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Board Responds to Voter Complaints About Machines

The Maryland State Board of Elections says it has responded to some complaints from voters about voting units that displayed a candidate different than a voter’s selection.

10/27/2014

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Absentee Voting in Virginia Ends This Week

Time is running out for Virginia voters to cast absentee ballots for the Nov. 4 general election.

10/27/2014

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Early Voting to Begin at Locations Around D.C.

Early voting is set to begin at locations around the nation’s capital.

10/25/2014

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Early Voting Begins to Kick Off Md.’s Election

Registered voters can cast ballots in person before election day in Maryland during eight days of early voting.

10/23/2014

Co-hosts Beth Behrs (L) and Kat Dennings pose onstage during The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Vote Now – People’s Choice Awards Voting Is Officially Open

The People’s Choice Awards announced that nominee voting is now open.

10/22/2014

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