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"There is definitely an increased interest from students," said Laura Ladd Bierman, executive director of the League of Women Voters of New York State, which lobbies for increased voting access and often helps with registration drives. "Our goal is to have every student registered to vote before they ...
Pennsylvania is one of 41 states where some counties and cities use election equipment that is more than a decade old, according to the New York .... With just two months left in the 2017 gubernatorial race, Virginia's Board of Elections in September ordered all counties that use touchscreen voting ...

The league was registering students last weekend at the massive rallies in Washington, D.C., and New York City, though Bierman acknowledged ... The state Board of Elections said 5,901 17-years-olds had registered to vote as of March 25, but they couldn't provide comparable information from last year.
SYRACUSE (WSYR-TV) - One of the topics being debated at the State Capitol as part of budget negotiations is whether or not to allow for early voting in New York State. According to the Onondaga County Board of Elections Commissioner, New York is the minority of states that still don't allow polling ...
Jonathan Maldonado, 36, an employee of the Nassau County Clerk, also worked for the Board of Elections as chairperson of the Board of Inspectors for the East Broadway Elementary School polling place in Seaford. On Sept. 12, 2017, Maldonado was overseeing the primary election at the location ...
Earlier this year the Democratic Caucus of the New York State Election Commissioners Association formally endorsed early voting in New York state. The support for this voting reform was nearly unanimous within our caucus. The time is now for New York state to enact this vital reform. For five years New ...

Sources say Senate Republicans are willing to do modest voting reforms in exchange for sacking Risa Sugarman at Board of Elections. ... Blair Horner, the executive director of the New York Public Interest Research Group, a good government group that is advocating for early voting, said that every man in ...
Earlier this year the Democratic Caucus of the New York State Election Commissioners Association formally endorsed early voting in New York state. The support for ... Early voting is one of the most vocal demands of citizens coming to our board of elections offices in the days leading up to Election Day.
Katz did not explain why Nixon had shifted her registration or provide her full voting history. The Board of Elections will only provide records based on the current registration of a voter. Katz did say that Nixon voted in the 2013 New York City mayoral primary and general and in the 2014 primary and general ...
While significant changes to state election laws are being debated in Albany ahead of a new state budget, the New York City Board of Elections may improve, albeit incrementally, people's access to the ballot by soon providing digital aid to register to vote. The Board of Elections, a quasi-state agency ...
On Friday, however, The New York Times reported that Johnson would support the James-Brewer proposal, which calls for a commission with four members ... in elections, as well as empower the city government to handle responsibilities currently entrusted to the Board of Elections, a quasi-state agency.
David Lewis while in New York. The Republican House leader wrote the governor last week, suggesting that Cooper drop his series of lawsuits against the GOP majority's efforts to rework the state's board of elections. In that letter, Lewis, R-Harnett, noted both men would be in New York for the tournament, ...
Three candidates are looking to fill now-New York City Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr.'s cowboy hat as the new state senator for the Bronx-based 32nd District. ... Democrat Matthew Malin, a county Board of Elections employee, will face Republican John Mikulin, a deputy attorney for the town of Hempstead, ...
The same act can be a felony, but only if he filed the petition “with intent to defraud” the Board of Elections. Chris Strough is charged with three misdemeanor counts of election fraud. In each, she is accused of making a false statement or false affidavit on a nominating petition. The case was handled by the ...
While Gatherer's leases the Broadway side of the building, the rear portion formerly housed the county Board of Elections, which was the main tenant. ... Working through START-UP NY and other incentive programs, the college has initial agreements in place with a Manhattan-based firm to construct and ...
These would have an effect on current New York State Board of Elections contribution limits. For statewide candidates, primary contributions are limited to total number of enrolled voters in the candidate's party in the state, excluding voters in inactive status, multiplied by $0.005. Donations are limited to ...
Richard Thomas, a 35-year-old Democrat, is accused of stealing nearly $13,000 from his 2015 campaign account and improperly diverting another $45,000 from his inaugural committee for personal use. Thomas is also accused of having lied on his financial disclosure to the Board of Elections and on his ...

New York's nominal solution for those who cannot vote on Election Day is voting by absentee ballot, but New York City's notoriously incompetent Board of Elections cannot even be counted on to deliver absentee ballots to those who request them. (In 2000, when I was in college, which was a two-hour drive ...
Three candidates are looking to fill now-New York City Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr.'s cowboy hat as the new state senator for the Bronx-based 32nd district. ... Democrat Matthew Malin, a county Board of Elections employee, will face Republican John Mikulin, a deputy attorney for the town of Hempstead, ...
He is also known for his animal rescue work and is director of the New York Wildlife Rescue Center and Northeast Llama Rescue, both of which operate from ... party has an enrollment advantage, with 30,762 Republicans to 24,693 Democrats as of last November, according to the state Board of Elections.
In New York, all political campaign spending must be filed with the state Board of Elections, but that doesn't mean disclosure comes with the actual ad when it appears. Anonymous ads posted by paid Russian government trolls — anoymous online participants — have emerged as a central focus in the ...
Hawkins said his 2018 campaign goals are to maintain the Green Party ballot line in New York state for the next 4-year election cycle, push progressive ... In 2014, he received 4.8 percent of the vote, the largest percentage of any third party except the Conservative Party line, according to state Board of Elections records.
In New York, all political campaign spending must be filed with the state Board of Elections, but that doesn't mean disclosure comes with the actual ad when it appears. Anonymous ads posted by paid Russian government trolls — anoymous online participants — have emerged as a central focus in the ...
New York will continue to build upon the success of online registration through the DMV website. Automatic voter registration will streamline the process by sending voters' information from relevant agencies application directly to the County Board of Elections. Same-day voting will improve accessibility to ...
It's unclear that turnout will be much better then: Of the 29,651 residents of District 39 currently enrolled in the Democratic Party, on average only 10 percent turn out to vote in their state and local primary elections according to a report by New York City's Board of Elections. This means that of the nearly ...
The Manhattan Democratic County Committee is dropping a lawsuit against the New York City Council over a nomination for a commissioner to the Board of Elections. In December, the Manhattan Democratic Party, led by Chair Keith Wright, filed a legal challenge against then-Speaker Melissa ...
The New York City Board of Elections is respectfully pushing back on Mayor Bill de Blasio's characterization of it as an agency that lacks a “coherent vision” for how to improve the voting experience. In his State of the City address last week, de Blasio proposed a 10-point democracy agenda which he said ...
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that one million people have registered to vote using the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles' online registration process since 2012. Of the 1 million who have registered online, more than 450,000 were first-time voters. New Yorkers can easily apply ...
Sklarz's advocacy work for New York dates back decades, with a historic 1999 victory that landed her a post as a judicial delegate for Manhattan's 66th Assembly District while making her the first trans person ... Campaign finance data for Sklarz is not yet available on the state board of elections website.
Caskey, who hasn't yet filed paperwork with the county Board of Elections, said in the release that with her more than 28 years of educational ... school systems and a nomination in 1997 for Microsoft Teacher of the Year that prompted a visit from New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani to Caskey's classroom.
According to records at the Illinois State Board of Elections, the donations are: on Feb. 6, $22,200 from Pepsico, Inc., in New York; on Feb. 8, $44,400 from two Coca-Cola companies in Atlanta and Rosemont; on Feb. 14, $22,000 from the D.C. based American Beverage Association and $22,200 from the ...
In New York, special elections do not include typical primaries, with party nominees picked by party officials rather than the larger voting pool. ... in each of the 11 legislative vacancies home to special elections April 24 -- party candidate nominations must be set with the Board of Elections by February 26.
Legal Aid NYC, Habitat for Humanity NYC, LiveOn NY, Tenants and Neighbors, local public housing residents, and others. At 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, the New York City Board of Elections will hold a commissioners' meeting. At 5 p.m. Tuesday, Civic Hall and Citizen Action NY will host “The Revolution Will Be ...
The New York City Board of Elections is respectfully pushing back on Mayor Bill de Blasio's characterization of it as an agency that lacks a “coherent vision” for how to improve the voting experience. In his State of the City address last week, de Blasio proposed a 10-point democracy agenda which he said ...
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Two major-party candidates have submitted certificates of nomination to hold three lines each during a special election for the 102nd Assembly ... Certificates of nomination were filed with the New York state Board of Elections on behalf of Greene County Legislator Aidan O'Connor Jr., ...
He said the commission will also be directed to consider possible reforms to the city's Board of Elections and to find ways to promote greater voter ... policies, like the Campaign for One New York, which was created for Mr. de Blasio, and whose efforts were later examined by state and federal investigators.
County Board of Elections official Cinda Spraker said Friday that her office received notification of the retirement Jan. ... McAuliffe's activities have included: member of the New York State Bar Association from 1989 to present; member of the Fulton County Bar Association from 1992 to present, serving as ...
It is not any political ideology that is the problem in New York, it is the pay-to-play culture combined with the brazen disregard for what few ethical standards the state does ... In July 2015, the Brennan Center of Justice filed suit against the New York State Board of Elections to close the state's LLC loophole.
SPECIAL ELECTION: 3 seek seat vacated by NY Assemblyman Lopez ... According to the state Board of Elections, parties must file certificates of nomination by Feb. 15, while independent ... Lopez oversees environmental protection efforts in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
It came as a real eye-opener to me that New York is one of only 15 states with closed primaries. ... To add insult to injury, it came to my attention that, if a voter wants to change his party affiliation in February, 2018, he would have to file a form with the Board of Elections and wait until the Fall, 2019 to vote in ...
Jane Doris Deans, a former lifetime resident of Cornwall, NY, entered into eternal rest on January 26, 2018 at Schervier Pavilion in Warwick, NY. She was 90 years ... Jane enjoyed following local politics and was a poll worker for many years for the Orange County Board of Elections. Jane also served on ...
Kocher has been in the county judge seat since 2006, having been re-elected to his second 10-year term in 2016. As a sitting judge, he couldn't comment on Karle's announcement. Kocher said he turns 70 in October, creating the vacancy on the bench. According to the New York State Board of Elections ...
Public Advocate Letitia James speaks during the Anne Frank Tree Dedication at Liberty Park on June 12, 2017 in New York City. Desiree Navarro/Getty Images. Public Advocate Letitia James filed a new campaign committee with the New York State Board of Elections, appearing to be moving closer to a ...
NY Senate challenger Schwartz outraises Phillips by $40K in first campaign filing ... shortly after launching his website in October before he had a campaign manager or staff, raised $115,171 in contributions and $8,000 in miscellaneous receipts since September, according to the state Board of Elections.
While she may not have the support of the Democratic establishment, Robinson would have the backing and support of No IDC NY, which runs a multi-candidate campaign committee that has raised more than $20,000, in mostly small donations, according to its most recent Board of Elections filings.
But in a letter to New York Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and state Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan, dated Jan. 26, James argues that lawmakers should pass legislation that would give the Board of Elections the power to automatically change the date of an election within 14 days of a scheduled ...
New York Board of Elections spokesman John Conklin said it is not involved in such registration drives. "Typically voter registration drives happen at the local level," he said. "We're what you would call a bottom-up state." Jared Nordlund, of the advocacy group UnidosUS, said he had not heard of any state ...
Independent nominating petitions can be submitted to the Livingston County Board of Elections from Feb. 6 to 13. Election Day is March 20. Polling places will be open from noon to 9 p.m. To find your polling place, go online to Board of Elections' website, co.livingston.state.ny.us/123/Board-of-Elections, ...
New York State also makes it easy to register to vote, and to register for a party (or switch parties). Citizens can simply download a form from the New York State Board of Elections (BOE) website or the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) website and mail it in, or register online, via the DMV's online ...
State Sen. John DeFrancisco has filed paperwork with the New York State Board of Elections to run for New York governor, a member of his office said Monday. ... This announcement comes just days after former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner told The New York Times last week that she would not run for New York's 24th ...


 

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