Tag: voting

Gov. Northam Moves to Postpone Town Elections in Response to COVID

Gov. Northam Moves to Postpone Town Elections in Response to COVID

| April 8, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam (D) today requested the General Assembly move the May General Election and all special elections scheduled for May 5, 2020 to the November 3, 2020 General Election date to further mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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2018 Report Found Nearly 7,000 Absentee Ballots Mailed Too Late

2018 Report Found Nearly 7,000 Absentee Ballots Mailed Too Late

| October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Ballots must be returned by 7 p.m. on Election Day, or Nov. 5, in order to count. The only exception is if voters are overseas or in the military.

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Absentee Voting Is Open in Prince William County

Absentee Voting Is Open in Prince William County

| September 23, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, News

Absentee voting is now open and there are several ways to vote ahead of the Nov. 5 General Election.

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Bristow, Gainesville Experiences Big Voter Turnout at Morning Polls

Bristow, Gainesville Experiences Big Voter Turnout at Morning Polls

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

There was a big morning turnout at the polls at Bristow Run and Glenkirk elementary schools, this morning, for the Virginia State Elections and House of Delegates races.

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Fraudulent Phone Calls Tell Residents Polling Places Have Changed

Fraudulent Phone Calls Tell Residents Polling Places Have Changed

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Democrats say fraudulent phone calls about changes to polling place are attempts to suppress the left-leaning vote.

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Here’s How to Vote Absentee in Prince William County

Here’s How to Vote Absentee in Prince William County

| October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Election Day is Nov. 7, but some may be eligible to vote absentee before that. Find out the easiest way to vote absentee in Prince William.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

“But whether the motivation is incumbent protection or partisan advantage, the result is the same. The people are cheated out of the right to be accurately represented.”

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RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Would End ‘Winner Take All’ Electoral Vote System

RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Would End ‘Winner Take All’ Electoral Vote System

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

A bill to end Virginia’s “winner take all” system of awarding Electoral College votes was approved by a House subcommittee Tuesday.

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Western Prince William Residents Civil at Polls

Western Prince William Residents Civil at Polls

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments | Community

While the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election has been more heated than any of us have experienced in our lifetimes, voters in western Prince William County have been very civil, even friendly at the polls.

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