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Seattle Elects Socialist To City Council

Seattle voters have elected a socialist to city council for the first time in modern history.

11/15/2013

Early voting in Ohio (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

States Joining Forces To Scrub Voter Rolls

More than half of states are now working in broad alliances to scrub voter rolls of millions of questionable registrations, identifying people registered in multiple states and tens of thousands of dead voters who linger on election lists.

10/10/2013

File photo of people voting. (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

A New Front For Gun Background Checks: The Ballot

After struggling to sway both state and federal lawmakers, proponents of expanding background checks for gun sales are now exploring whether they will have more success by taking the issue directly to voters.

CBS Seattle–04/28/2013

File photo of pro-life activists at a rally. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Abortion Foes Say Voters May Trump Constitution

Abortion foes seeking to expand the state’s parental notification law say voter-backed laws can trump the Montana Constitution.

02/15/2013

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WA Charter Schools Petition Nets 350K Ballot Signers

Supporters of charter schools submitted more than enough signatures Friday in their efforts to put the initiative on the November ballot, shifting the work to persuading Washington voters it will be good for students.

07/07/2012

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Super Tuesday Voters Put Imprint on GOP Race

Mitt Romney is angling to solidify his front-runner status and Rick Santorum to keep it a two-man race as voters in 10 states put Super Tuesday’s imprint on the Republican presidential contest. Newt Gingrich just hopes to keep his struggling campaign alive with a strong showing in Georgia.

03/06/2012

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