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  1. Oct
    24

    Seeing Jim Crow in the DOJ

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Susan Myrick | Tagged , , ,

    This article by Hans Von Spakovsky gives me a chance to tell you about a panel discussion taking place in Charlotte on Monday night. Michel Martin of NPR will host the discussion on voting rights and Von Spakovsky will be on the panel along with Janai Nelson of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, […]

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    Oct
    22

    Judge Chooses North Carolina Early Voting Site

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Susan Myrick | Tagged , , , , ,

    You may remember my article (Kricker Rules the State Board of Elections). The article was about the one state board of elections member who essentially made all the decisions as to which counties could reduce their one-stop voting hours for the November General Election. Maja Kricker, one of two Democrats on the state board, took […]

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    Oct
    08

    NC Vote Tracker Updated with 10/7/2014 Data

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Susan Myrick | Tagged

    A total of 31,341 voters have requested ballots for the November 4 General Election. As of yesterday just about 19 percent have been returned to local board of elections offices and had gone through a process to be accepted and entered into the system. Each day Civitas retrieves updated absentee data from the State Board […]

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    Oct
    07

    NC Vote Tracker Updated with Voter Data Through 10/6/2014

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Susan Myrick | Tagged

    Today's NC Vote Tracker numbers show 645 more absentee ballots returned as compared to yesterday. Total number of votes = 5,341. Here are the vote numbers by county. We are now only missing 5 counties in the reporting. Rowan County processed their absentee ballots yesterday and they are reporting 36 ballots returned and accepted. county_desc CountOfvoter_reg_num WAKE […]

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    Oct
    06

    NC Vote Tracker Updated with Latest Numbers

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Susan Myrick | Tagged

    According to the State Board of Elections early voting data is showing that 4,698 voters have now cast ballots in North Carolina. That's 462 more than was reported on NC Vote Tracker on Friday. Go to NC Vote Tracker to see if they're processing absentee ballots in your county. Eight counties have not recorded any […]