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    Voters in Genesee County Approve Millage Increase for GCAC
    The voting is over and the results are in and G.R.A.C.E. (Genesee Residents for Animal Control Evolution) couldn’t be happier. Their main goal was to get as many of the running officials into office that have a love for animals and have a...
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    Election illusion
    Once again huge numbers of Americans head to the polls with high hopes that their candidates and their newly elected politicians will fix America. And once again they will be disappointed down the road as they have over and over throughout history...
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    Californians pass water bond proposition
    California voters approved proposition 1 by a wide margin last night. The bond will allocate money to various projects to improve water storage and transportation. The 7.5 million dollar bond measure replaced the 11 million dollar proposition 43...
  • Jessica Biel Selfies: Baby bump is the star
    Jessica Biel posts selfie after voting: Does picture show baby bump?
    Jessica Biel wanted the world to know that she was one of thousands of people who voted on November 4, 2014. The midterm elections brought out the celebrities who hit the polls and offered up pictures of themselves after making their opinion heard...
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    Vote for None of the Above
    There are two comic strips and a political cartoon in today’s paper that sum up why so many Americans don’t bother to vote. BC and the WIZARD OF ID both take wicked shots at America’s broken election system, and so does the...
  • Voting at the polls
    Faulty voting machines switching votes to opposing party
    The issue of voter fraud is one that ignites a debate every election cycle. As the midterm elections get underway, some voters are watching their votes switch to the opposing party right in front of their eyes.Many have criticized the use of...
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    November 4th, 2014 Election day
    Some people (citizens), probably a majority of the people, will stay home today because they can't be bothered to vote. Maybe it is because they are lazy and other people will do their work. Maybe it is because they do not believe in American...
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    Twelve arguments for voting and how to refute them
    Every year on Election Day, many celebrities, pundits, and other public figures tell us to “do your civic duty and go vote.” Numerous organizations make get-out-the-vote efforts to convince people to go to the polls. They employ...
  • Voting in Afghanistan
    American elections are now more like Afghanistan
    How is that? Well, 70% of the states have returned to paper balloting because they can’t afford to maintain their voting machines. Cory Bennett from The Hill delivers this astonishing news the day before Election 2014.Computer-based voting...
  • Bill O'Reilly on American voters
    Fox News host insults American voters by calling them 'simply dumb'
    With the midterm elections less than one week away, all signs point to Republicans making big gains in both the House and the Senate. While Republicans are expected to fair well, one Fox News host is still weary, questioning the intelligence of...
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    Don't complain if you don't vote
    It’s a perfect Television/headache storm! It’s a convergence of the mid-term elections, the beginning of the holiday season ads and a huge number of ‘beg letters’ from the charities who bought our name because of the one...
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    Georgia veteran ordered to remove NRA Instructor hat while voting
    Bundy Cobb, a Georgia veteran certified by the National Rifle Association in firearms training, was ordered to remove a hat that reads "NRA Instructor" when he went to vote, the Daily Caller reported Monday. According to Chuck Ross, poll...
  • Early voting
    Early voting reminder issued by county election board
    Before the kids coming knocking at the door holding out their bags for candy—I don’t know if they even say ‘Trick or Treat’ these days—you could have already voted.But I missed the deadline for absentee ballots!This...
  •  St. Lucie County’s voting update as of Sunday, Oct. 26 by major parties
    St. Lucie County’s voting update as of Sunday, Oct. 26 by major parties
    Democrats are starting to rally as they take the lead in total votes cast as of October 26, 2014 with 12, 354 votes cast to date. Democrats are the dominate party in St. Lucie County with a total of 76,532 active registered voters. Republicans are...
  • President Obama on campaign trail
    Determining the right loyalties
    When loyalty to race interferes with loyalty to God, it is definitely time to check the ground you are walking on. I say this as an African American woman who did not vote for President Barack Obama. I did not vote for him either time because his...