Board Of Elections Pushes Back Against Already-Approved Plan To Bring Early Voting To NYCAn intense tug-of-war is heating up between Mayor de Blasio and the city’s Board of Elections executive director, Michael Ryan.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Voting Reform Package Into Law, Includes Early Voting"Early voting is going to be transformative to the system. One of the things this legislation does is bring early voting to New York, and I say amen to that," Cuomo said.
New York State Legislature Approves Early Voting ReformThe state Senate and Assembly both approved legislation Monday that would require counties to allow in-person voting up to 10 days before an election.
New York Lawmakers Push For Early Voting, Other ChangesNew York is among only 13 states without early voting.
Connecticut Residents Reject Expanded Early-Voting ProposalConnecticut residents have rejected a proposed amendment to the state constitution that would have opened the door to more early voting options.
Conn. Sec'y Of The State Concerned About Turnout As McMahon Faces MurphyNearly 2.1 million people are registered to vote, with more than 100,000 citizens becoming new voters since early September.
Opinion: On Election Eve Major Concerns About DisenfranchisementFrom Florida and Ohio early vote disasters with long lines to power outages in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York there are doubts that some people will have the opportunity to participate in this election.
Opinion: Obamacare Should Win It For Mitt RomneyIf you’re still looking for a reason to decide on which candidate to vote for, think about Obamacare and the fact that one report after another clearly shows that it’s going to cost the nation much, much more than originally stated by President Obama and his administration.
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.
Opinion: Early Voting Is Getting RidiculousNow, 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.
Opinion: Team Obama Is Winning The Opening Of The Final Sprint To Election DayWe 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.
Opinion: Republicans Are Creating Poll Taxes 2.0Republicans by creating onerous barriers to voting, including strict ID requirements and shortening of early vote periods have created what amounts to a new version of Jim Crow era poll taxes.