Runoff candidates talk about how they're extending their campaign
SHREVEPORT La. - Apart from the governor's race, two local state races will also head to a runoff. State Senator Ryan Gatti will face up against challenger Robert Mills. While
UK Election: What will happen to the parties?
Mere days away from the general election, Gary Gibbon sits down with the political editor of the Daily Mirror, Pippa Crerar, and by James Kirkup, director of...
What is the likely timetable for a December 12 general election?
A general election on December 12 would mean MPs have only a few days left at Westminster before they lose their jobs. Dissolution of Parliament would take place at one minute past midnight on Wednesday November 6. MPs’ final day in the House of Commons would be Tuesday November 5. One of their last tasks would be to choose a new Speaker. An election to replace John Bercow is due to take place on November 4.
How much has each party pledged to spend if they win the election?
Before Brexit fever hit Britain, economic spending announcements used to dominate elections. Former US president Bill Clinton is still known for his “it’s the economy, stupid” quip, a motto that helped him win the keys to the White House in 1992. Even with Brexit dominance, the announcement of each party’s fiscal policies has continued to be a key moment in the run-up to the December 12 election. Here is what each of the main parties would do if they win power:
Mauldin, Fountain Inn runoff elections: Who's running, where and when to vote, what to bring
There are runoff elections in Mauldin and Fountain Inn Tuesday. Here's a rundown on what you need to know to cast your vote again in those races.
Fire’s effects on soil moisture, runoff
By Penelope Hillemann Fire and water. Timeless, opposing forces, they are actually linked in powerful ways that can have major impacts on communities and ecosystems The 2011 Las Conchas mega-fire in New Mexico burned more than 150,000 acres and threatened the Los Alamos National Laboratory. Now, using data from the fire, researchers at Los Alamos have created an experimental model that will help us better understand…
Voting guide for December runoff in Georgia
Nearly a month after the midterms, Georgia voters are needed back at the polls to hire a new state elections chief. A hotly contested race for the state
How the Puerto Rico Convention Center Served as the Hurricane Maria Response Center: Successful...
Hosting what amounted to a 90-day, around-the-clock buyout required a lot of coordination and fast action from convention center staff.
Runoff may decide Tarboro race
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 There was one contested race on the Tarboro Town Council in Tuesday’s municipal election, but whether or not there will be a runoff between the two top vote-getters in Ward 8 remains to be seen First-time candidate Tate Mayo grabbed 78 votes to 70 for Keith “Moose” Hale, while Al Braxton garnered 32. According to N.C. General Statute 163-293, “If a winner in these elections does not receive a majority (50 percent +1) of the votes, the candidate who…
Bellaire runoff candidates discuss top issues
Four candidates are competing for Bellaire City Council positions in a joint runoff election that is set for Saturday, Dec. 14.
Rogers voters to decide Saturday in mayoral runoff
ROGERS — Voters in Rogers will cast ballots Saturday to resolve what has become a family affair — a runoff election between the incumbent mayor and her uncle.
Early voting for Dec. 10 runoffs begin Saturday
BATON ROUGE – Early voting for the December 10 general elections begins this Saturday.
Runoff advance voting continues through July 20
Advance voting for the July 24 runoff primary election runs through Friday, July 20. Voting will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Board of Elections Office, located at 96 Academy Avenue in Dawsonville. There will be no Saturday voting. The runoff will be held from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 24 at assigned voting precincts.
Bandera recount clears way for Dec. 20 runoff
Garr said a city-appointed committee conducted the runoff, which confirmed the vote tallies of 89 each for Hannah and Knight, 53 votes for Trinity Burnes and three votes for write-in candidate Mary Melancon. Because Hannah and Knight declined to flip a coin or draw lots to resolve the tie, the city is expected to spend between $4,000 and $5,000 on the runoff election to be conducted by Bandera County Interim Elections Administrator Dana Moeller.
Are 'Instant Runoffs' a Better Way to Vote?
"Instant runoffs" may produce winners with broader support, but they aren’t cheap.
Farming tips for avoiding manure runoff
Many livestock owners need to spread manure, even during the winter months. But winter snowfall and spring thaws can create challenges for manure management. When manure isn’t effectively absorbed into the soil, it can run off into surface water, ditches, and streams That means farmers must be attentive to the weather forecast when spreading manure. Manure should not be spread when the forecast is calling for…
Muratsuchi Emerges on Top, Heading for Fall Runoff
By J.K. YAMAMOTO, Rafu Staff Writer TORRANCE — Al Muratsuchi finished first among three candidates for the 66th Assembly District in the June 7 primary The results as of June 18 showed Muratsuchi, a Democrat who lost his Assembly seat to Republican David Hadley in 2014, with 48,612 votes (48.5 percent) to Hadley’s 45,396 (45.3 percent), followed by Democrat Mike Madrigal with 6,142 (6.1 percent). Muratsuchi…
Runoff Required To Decide Weslaco’s District 4 Seat
It’s going to take a runoff to determine who will fill the vacant District 4 seat on the Weslaco City Commission – and the race will be between Adrian Farias and Guadalupe Garcia Farias finished ahead grabbing 44 percent of the vote – less than the 50 percent plus one needed to win outright. Garcia finished with 27 percent. A third candidate, Humberto Chavez, got 19 percent, and a fourth candidate, Roy Hernandez Junior, ended with 9 percent. The date for the runoff…
Looming questions ahead of Tuesday’s mayoral runoff in Denver
DENVER -- As Denver voters gradually return their ballots before Tuesday’s Election, there are several questions looming. How they are answered will ultimately decide whether Mayor Michael Hancock is elected to a third term or whether Jaime Giellis becomes Denver’s new mayor. Can Hancock overcome basic math working against him?
How the odds could shift as Georgia prepares for June runoff
Jon Ossoff’s failure to put the Georgia special election away Tuesday could set him up for defeat in the June runoff, where he’ll face a seasoned Republican opponent riding a wave of momentum in a district Democrats haven’t won since the early 1970s.