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Voters Encouraged To View Sample Ballots Before Election Day

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is encouraging Michigan to view their sample ballot prior to the Nov. 6 general election in order to help shorten lines on Election Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Early Voting Underway At Detroit Department Of Elections

Hundreds of voters are taking advantage of the state of Michigan’s lenient absentee voting policy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2012

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Do You Understand The Ballot Proposals?

With just two weeks to go now before election day, many metro Detroiters are still fuzzy as to how they plan to vote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2012


Tuesday Is The Last Day To Register To Vote

If you want to cast a ballot in the November 6 General Election, Tuesday, Oct. 9 is the last day to register to vote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012

John Vandermark wears his " I Voted" sticker after voting on primary day  as Michigan heads to the polls on February 28, 2012 in Royal Oak, Michigan.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court: Citizenship Check Box Unconstitutional

A major win for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) as a federal judge issues an injunction against the citizenship check off box.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2012


Secretary Of State: 4,000 On Michigan Voter Rolls May Be Illegal

Michigan’s Secretary of State believes there may be thousands of registered voters who can not legally vote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

Macomb County Clerk Carmella Sabaugh. (County Office)

Area Election Officials Refusing To Put U.S. Citizenship Question On Ballot Applications

Some area election officials are refusing Secretary of State Ruth Johnson’s call for them to put a question regarding U.S. citizenship on ballot applications.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2012


NAACP Campaign Targets 2 Million Unregistered Michigan Voters

With less than two months before the November election the NAACP has launched a campaign to register the estimated 2 million Michigan residents who are eligible to vote but are not registered.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

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Precinct Sees Only 5 Voters By Noon In Special Election

To say the turnout has been light would be an understatement in Wednesday’s special election to fill the vacated seat of Congressman Thaddeus McCotter in Wayne County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

An election worker tries to calm voters after they waited over an hour to vote in Michigan's August Primary in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Polling Problems: Doors Closed, Voters Frisked In Detroit

Some Detroit voters were very frustrated while trying to cast their ballots Tuesday morning on the city’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012