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Nominee Voting Open For 40th Annual “People’s Choice Awards”

The only major awards show where fans determine the nominees and winners across categories of movies, music and television, “People’s Choice Awards”, has announced that voting is now open for the 40th annual award show.

10/24/2013

Get Out The Vote

Mobile Couch: Kids In Harlem Help To Get Out The Vote

A group of sixth grade students are giving their neighbors a lesson in civic responsibility. TV 10-55′s Alex Denis checks in with students from Democracy Prep Endurance Middle School, who are educating local residents as to the importance of voting.

09/10/2013

FILE -- Voting booths (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Christie, Buono Easily Win N.J. Primary Nominations

Christie defeated conservative Seth Grossman in the Republican primary, and Buono won over Troy Webster, an aide to the mayor of East Orange, in the Democratic primary on Tuesday night.

06/04/2013

Absentee Ballot Application (file/credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Conn. Weighing Broader Early Voting Rules

There is a push under way to have Connecticut become the next state to eliminate restrictions on early voting and to make it easier for voters to access and use absentee ballots.

05/09/2013

FILE - A voting booth in Fort Lee, NJ (Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Voting Rights Lawyers Press For New Voting Machines In New Jersey

State lawmakers adopted a law in 2005 to replace machines with a kind that would print out voters’ choices, so the voters could verify their selections and there would be a backup in case of a recount. But the requirement was suspended in 2009.

03/05/2013

Christine Quinn (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Quinn: Problems With NYC Voting Must Be Fixed Immediately

Charging that New Yorkers have been faced with chaotic polling place procedures and poorly-trained workers, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn on Wednesday that the New York City Board of Elections fix the problems immediately.

12/05/2012

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“The Voice” Recap: Let The Voting Begin

Last week, the live playoff eliminations between each team on The Voice came to an end. Tonight the remaining 12 contestants took to the stage one by one to impress the judges and win over America.

11/13/2012

Voters at Vanderveer Methodist Church in East Flatbush (credit: Jumaane Williams/Twitter)

Problems Erupt At A Handful Of New York City Polling Places

Problems erupted at a handful of New York City polling places Tuesday, including a Lower Manhattan site that ran out of ballots, and reports of crowding at some sites in Brooklyn that attracted the attention of a city lawmaker.

11/06/2012

Voters at a polling site in Manhattan on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Not Deterred By Storm’s Effects, Voters In NY, NJ Turn Out For Election Day

Authorities in both states were helping bring some displaced voters to their polling sites and directing others to cast ballots elsewhere.

11/06/2012

Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon (credit: Murphy Campaign, McMahon Campaign)

Conn. Sec’y Of The State Concerned About Turnout As McMahon Faces Murphy

Nearly 2.1 million people are registered to vote, with more than 100,000 citizens becoming new voters since early September.

11/06/2012

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

N.J. Residents Displaced By Storm Allowed To Vote By Email Or Fax

New Jersey residents displaced by Sandy will be able to vote electronically in the coming election. In New York, many polling sites sustained damage in the storm and won’t be ready in time for Tuesday.

11/04/2012

Voters in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Go vote.

Now, the question is: Is the country better off than it was four years ago? Anyone – including you – can answer that question.

11/01/2012

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Election 2012: Post-Sandy Voting Information For N.Y., N.J., Conn.

If you have questions about voting after the storm, we have all the information you need on relocated polling sites, absentee ballots and voting by email or fax in some states.

11/01/2012

Voters wait in line for early voting in Ohio (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Opinion: Early Voting Is Getting Ridiculous

Now, this early voting trend that is sweeping the country is getting as ridiculous as being gifted for Christmas or one’s birthday 35 days in advance. There is much “shifty” benefit for the Democrats since they’re pushing for it.

10/29/2012

Voters (credit: CBS 2)

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

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