Voting

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Former Inmates And Advocates Push For Voting Rights

Former inmates and community advocates in Maryland are pushing for voting rights for felons upon their release from prison.

02/24/2015

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Paper Ballots Return To Maryland Elections

Maryland voters will return to casting ballots on paper starting with the presidential election in 2016, election officials said Thursday, adding it to the long list of states that use paper ballots or a blend of paper and digital formats.

01/29/2015

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Early Voting Up In Md. Over Last Governor’s Race

Early voting turnout is up this year in Maryland compared with the last midterm election, and about 109,000 people cast ballots during the last two days of early voting, which ended Thursday night.

10/31/2014

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Elections Official: Noncitizens May Be Voting In Md.

A state elections official says it’s possible that some non-U.S. citizens are voting in Maryland.

10/30/2014

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Md. Board of Elections Probe Republican-To-Democratic Ballot Switch Claims

Early voting just started last week in Maryland, but there are already accusations that some voting machines are changing Republican votes to Democrat. Now Republicans are calling for an investigation by the State Board of Elections.

10/28/2014

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Maryland Ballot Questions Can Be Puzzling

Statewide ballot questions in Maryland can be head-scratchers, not just because of occasionally confusing legal language, but also because they do not always pertain to all voters across the state.

10/28/2014

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Candidates Work To Convince Voters To Opt For Them

We’re eight days from Election Day and the candidates are on the stump. Marylanders have until Thursday to take advantage of early voting before the November 4 general election.

10/27/2014

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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Early Voting Begins In Md. Thursday

Early voting in Maryland will begin Thursday at 10 a.m. and will end at 8 p.m. on Oct. 30.

10/22/2014

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AG Eric Holder Says DC Should Have Voting Rights

Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder says District of Columbia residents deserve representation in Congress.

09/26/2014

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Eisenhower Memorial Panel Votes For Gehry’s Design

A federal panel working to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower has voted to move forward with architect Frank Gehry’s revised design, despite objections.

09/24/2014

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Md. Looks To Rebound From Low Primary Turnout

Maryland Democrats and Republicans were equally unenthusiastic about voting in June’s primary, a fact that has the gubernatorial campaigns of Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan focusing on boosting turnout in November.

09/01/2014

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