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EXCLUSIVE: Backlog May Prevent Thousands Of NYC Absentee Voters From Casting Ballots

More than 100,000 New Yorkers applied for absentee ballots. Board of Elections Commissioner J.C. Polanco admitted the board is backlogged because he said they are understaffed.

10/25/2012

Barack Obama campaigns in Virginia (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Team Obama Is Winning The Opening Of The Final Sprint To Election Day

We are currently seeing two very different approaches to the post-debate push from the two Presidential campaigns – Obama has a much stronger opening to the two week push.

10/25/2012

President Barack Obama (R) debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on October 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida.(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

With Final Debate Over, Candidates Begin Mad Dash To Election Day

Mitt Romney and President Obama both spent Tuesday campaigning in some key battleground states.

10/23/2012

New York State Voter Registration Form (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Time Running Out For New Yorkers To Register To Vote

Midnight is the deadline for New Yorkers to have their voter registration envelopes postmarked.

10/12/2012

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and St. Sen. Joe Kyrillos (credits: Menendez for Senate 2012, Joe Kyrillos for Senate, Inc.)

Eye on Politics: Interviews With New Jersey’s U.S. Senate Candidates

Election Day is November 6 and New Jerseyans may end up picking a new U.S. Senator or sticking with the one they have right now.

10/10/2012

Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon (credits: Chris Murphy for Senate, Linda McMahon for Senate 2012)

Eye On Politics: Interviews With Connecticut U.S. Senate Candidates

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6 and if you live in Connecticut, you have to pick a new U.S. Senator.

10/08/2012

People vote in Milford, CT (file / credit: Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Conn. Secretary Of The State Hopes Registered Voters Will Actually Show Up

About 90,000 new voters have added their names to the rolls in Connecticut for this year. But will they show up?

09/25/2012

Voting booths (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Opinion: Presidential Poll Trolling

Though the polls give political junkies a rush – and can put them on a natural high for a time or sink them into the bowels of depression – they mean absolutely nothing on Election Day. The poll taken on Election Day at the nation’s polling booths is obviously the only one that counts.

09/21/2012

Vote Signs (file / credit: clipart.com)

Political Signs Reported Stolen On Long Island As Election Day Approaches

You could say ‘Tis the season for stealing politicial signs’ on Long Island.

11/03/2011

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Election Woes Raise Questions Over Conn. System

The Election Day troubles in Bridgeport have raised questions about Connecticut’s decentralized voting system, where locally elected officials have control over the elections.

11/21/2010

Foley speaks after conceding to Malloy during a Hartford news conference. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Foley Concedes Conn. Governor Race

Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for governor of Connecticut, conceded the close race to Democrat Dan Malloy despite questions about the election process.

11/08/2010

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg(C) waits while voting at a public school November 2, 2010 in New York. Polling suggests a Republican win that would derail President Obama's agenda in the last two years of his term, potentially leaving Washington in political gridlock unless the president can find common ground with some of his fiercest critics. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT

Bloomberg Picked Winners, Losers In Election

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg often says he prefers to stay out of other candidates’ races for fear of picking the loser and angering the winner. But this year was different.

11/03/2010

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NY State Senate Control Unknown Amid Close Races

A wild night of seesawing race totals and margins as close as a single vote Tuesday have left majority control of New York’s state Senate uncertain, but with Republicans having a good chance of seizing control of the chamber.

11/03/2010

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Election Day 2010: Talk Back With CBS 2′s Rob Morrison

CBS 2 HD is proud to provide complete coverage of the major races in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, and we’re here to take your questions and comments as voters race to the polls and officials tally all the results.

CBS 2–11/02/2010

A man votes at a public school - New York, NY - Nov 2, 2010 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Ballot Issues, Privacy Concerns Hamper NYC Polling Places

Election Day is a true test, in a highly-anticipated midterm election, of how efficiently voters are actually able to use a pencil on paper ballots in combination with new electronic scanners. The results were mixed.

11/02/2010

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