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Stephen Wolf 12h
Wisconsin's GOP-gerrymandered legislature forcing people to vote in-person amid a global pandemic to avoid being unable to vote isn't the 1st time GOP gerrymandering undermined public health. Michigan GOP gerrymandering helped enable Flint's water crisis:
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Daily Kos Elections 14h
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We've got news on election & voting changes in 7 states today. Click the link for our full roundup:
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Daily Kos Elections 14h
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If you haven't done so yet, bookmark the primary calendar—it's an absolute must. We're updating it the moment every election change becomes official. Every shaded date represents a change, so you can see there've been a ton
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Daily Kos Elections 14h
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Ralph Northam has delayed Virginia's downballot primaries from June 9 to June 23
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Daily Kos Elections 14h
Headline here seems incorrect—all primaries, not just GOP primaries, have moved (as your article notes)
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Daily Kos Elections 14h
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Utah lawmakers will consider whether to move the state's June 30 downballot primaries to Aug. 4 when they likely meet—online—next week. They might also ease the deadline for candidates to submit signatures to get on the ballot
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Steve Singiser 15h
Also notable in this new : a huge gulf between how voters grade their governors on COVID (72/21 approval) and President Trump (46/49). Tracks the data we've been compiling almost perfectly:
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Daily Kos Elections 15h
Ed Markey’s campaign says it only has 7,000 of the necessary 10,000 signatures it needs to make Dem primary ballot. The deadline is May 5, and campaign is using "the virtual tools available" to gather the remaining petitions.
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Daily Kos Elections 15h
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Phil Murphy has postponed the state's presidential & downballot primaries from June 2 to July 7
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Daily Kos Elections 15h
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Judge Jill Karofsky, the progressive candidate in yesterday's election for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, says that litigation is "likely" after results are announced on Monday
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Daily Kos Elections 16h
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Daily Kos Elections 16h
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Janet Mills says it won't be possible for Maine to hold downballot primaries on June 9 and will likely postpone them to July 14. Meanwhile, SoS Matt Dunlap says he'd like to conduct an all-mail election
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Daily Kos Elections 16h
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Election officials in Florida ask Ron DeSantis to allow them to increase the # of early voting days & sites for the Aug. 18 downballot primary & the Nov general election. They also warn that an all-mail election is not possible "at this time"
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Daily Kos Elections 17h
: Beth Doglio (D): $240,000 raised (in one month), $220,000 cash-on-hand
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Daily Kos Elections 18h
Richmond, VA uses an unusual electoral system. All the contenders will face off on one nonpartisan ballot in November, and a candidate needs to win a plurality of the vote in at least 5 of the 9 City Council districts in order to win the contest outright.
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Michael McDonald Apr 6
Just so we all understand: It is more important to Republicans to win a Wisconsin Supreme Court seat than to keep people from dying
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Daily Kos Elections Apr 7
Looking for some good news today? Here you go!
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Steve Singiser Apr 7
Seems like a good time to remind folks that we here are tracking gubernatorial approval numbers on COVID vs. those for Trump. (Psst...voters are FAR more likely to trust their governors than this moron)
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Daily Kos Elections Apr 7
Democratic Richmond Mayor LeVar Stoney has been talked about for a while as a potential 2021 candidate for governor of Virginia, but he has a potentially competitive re-election campaign to get through first.
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The Onion Apr 7
Wisconsin Primary Voters Receive ‘I Voted’ Gravestones
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