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Petition Filed for Recall Election of Louisiana Town Mayor - U.S. News & World Report


Petition Filed for Recall Election of Louisiana Town Mayor
U.S. News & World Report
Petition Filed for Recall Election of Louisiana Town Mayor. A Louisiana town's mayor could face a recall election as residents have filed a petition with more than 150 days to collect enough signatures to initiate it. Aug. 18, 2017, at 3:31 a.m.. MORE.

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Czechs Move to Strip Election Favorite of Immunity Before Vote - Bloomberg


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Czechs Move to Strip Election Favorite of Immunity Before Vote
Bloomberg
Czech lawmakers launched a process to strip billionaire Andrej Babis of his parliamentary immunity over fraud allegations, the biggest challenge to his ambition to lead the country's next government after October elections. Babis, whose euro-skeptic ...

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Hey, Texplainer: What recent election cycles have been the closest — and what does that mean in 2018? - Texas Tribune


Texas Tribune

Hey, Texplainer: What recent election cycles have been the closest — and what does that mean in 2018?
Texas Tribune
The 2016 election marked a turn for Democrats, however, because Hillary Clinton won several counties typically considered reliably Republican. Despite long being considered a red county, Fort Bend went blue on Nov. 8 when Clinton won the county with an ...

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Mobile election to be monitored amid voter fraud concerns - FOX10 News


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Mobile election to be monitored amid voter fraud concerns
FOX10 News
With less than a week until municipal elections in the port city, the Secretary of State's office is stepping to help monitor the polls after recent voter fraud concerns. Chief election officer John Merrill was in town Thursday to explain why his ...
State sending observers to Mobile election; one candidate questions motive AL.com
Secretary of State's Office to monitor Mobile's municipal election WPMI Local 15 News

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Esai Morales Threatens Federal Election Complaint Against SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris - Variety


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Esai Morales Threatens Federal Election Complaint Against SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris
Variety
With a week to go in a heated SAG-AFTRA election, Esai Morales has warned that his faction may file a federal election fraud complaint against union president Gabrielle Carteris. Morales is running for president as head of the Membership First faction ...

Info on 1.8M Chicago voters was publicly accessible, now removed from cloud service: election officials - Chicago Tribune


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Info on 1.8M Chicago voters was publicly accessible, now removed from cloud service: election officials
Chicago Tribune
Election Systems said in a statement that the files "did not include any ballot information or vote totals and were not in any way connected to Chicago's voting or tabulation systems." The company said it had "promptly secured" the files on Saturday ...
Chicago Election Officials Investigate After A Security Breach Involving Voter Data CBS Chicago

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Russia's election meddling backfired — big-time - Washington Post


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Russia's election meddling backfired — big-time
Washington Post
Intelligence officers sometimes talk about “blowback,” when covert actions go bad and end up damaging the country that initiated them. A year later, that is surely the case with Russia's secret attempt to meddle in the U.S. presidential election, which ...

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WikiLeaks rejected documents on Russia during 2016 election: report - The Hill


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WikiLeaks rejected documents on Russia during 2016 election: report
The Hill
WikiLeaks reportedly refused a massive cache of documents concerning the Russian government during the 2016 election season. “We had several leaks sent to WikiLeaks, including the Russian hack. It would have exposed Russian activities and shown ...

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Row over Jo Swinson election spending in East Dunbartonshire - BBC News


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Row over Jo Swinson election spending in East Dunbartonshire
BBC News
Questions have been raised over the general election expenses of Liberal Democrat deputy leader Jo Swinson in East Dunbartonshire. Ms Swinson's campaign spending came in £210 below the legal limit, but reports say this was only after almost £7,000 of ...

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Kenyan Opposition Leader Vows To Take Election Challenge To Supreme Court - NPR


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Kenyan Opposition Leader Vows To Take Election Challenge To Supreme Court
NPR
Still, he kept up his objections in the days that followed, rejecting the assessments of international observers who initially largely approved the election and calling on his supporters to boycott the results. At least 24 people have been killed in ...
Kenya Opposition Leader Says He'll Expose Election Fraud New York Times
Kenya's opposition leader vows court challenge over election loss Washington Post
Kenya election: Raila Odinga to challenge result in court BBC News
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