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Voters wait in line for early voting in Ohio (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Opinion: Early Voting Is Getting Ridiculous

Now, this early voting trend that is sweeping the country is getting as ridiculous as being gifted for Christmas or one’s birthday 35 days in advance. There is much “shifty” benefit for the Democrats since they’re pushing for it.

10/29/2012

Retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. (Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Fmr. Justice O’Connor Speaks In SF, Doesn’t Regret 2000 Election Vote

The U.S. Supreme Court justice who cast the swing vote that gave the 2000 presidential election to George W. Bush said during a speech in San Francisco on Monday that she has no regrets.

10/22/2012

A California polling place

California Voting Hotline Gave Wrong Registration Deadline

California voting officials say they have fixed a glitch that caused a hotline to give some callers the wrong voter-registration deadline.

10/16/2012

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More Than 17M Californians Registered Ahead Of November Election

The secretary of state’s office reports that more than 17 million Californians are registered to vote ahead of the November presidential election, or nearly 73 percent of those who are eligible to cast a ballot.

09/21/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown Scores Partial Win In California Pension Reform Battle

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday announced systemic reforms to California’s badly underfunded public pension system that he says will save taxpayers billions of dollars over time.

08/28/2012

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California May Soon Allow Election Day Voter Registration

Californians could register to vote any time, including on Election Day, under a bill approved by the state Senate.

08/23/2012

A Philadelphia voter (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Keystone Election Kops

Republican Pennsylvania State Representative Mike Turzai gives away true intent of Republicans’ new voter ID laws.

07/10/2012

Ballot machine (CBS)

Santa Clara County Pushing Citizenship To Increase Voter Rolls

Santa Clara County officials claim that close to 200,000 people who are eligible have not naturalized, reducing the pool of individuals who have a voice in the political system.

03/13/2012

Prison Inmates

California Felons Ask For Right To Vote After Prison Realignment

Several organizations that promote voting rights have petitioned the state’s Court of Appeal to give convicted felons who have been placed under regional supervision as part of prison realignment the right to vote.

03/08/2012

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SF Supervisors Stall Plans To Amend Ranked-Choice Voting

Neither of two dueling proposals to change San Francisco’s ranked-choice voting system will go on the June ballot, the city’s Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday.

02/15/2012

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