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State electorate

State electorate

SOURCE: AP/Rainier Ehrhardt Destiny Davis plays a game on a cell phone as she waits for her mother to vote at Slater-Marietta Elementary School on Election Day, November 2012. Endnotes and citations are available in the PDF and Scribd versions. Appendix…

Illinois State Senate Elections

Illinois State Senate Elections

Illinois State Senator John Sullivan announced Thursday he will not seek re-election for the 47th district in the 2016 election. Sullivan said Friday the decision to not run again was tough, but the timing was right. When I first ran in 2002, I didn…

2014 New York State Elections

2014 New York State Elections

Total candidates: 154 Primary candidates: 68 General election candidates: 136 Incumbency Incumbents: 34 Incumbent success rate: 76% Competition - general election Percent of candidates in contested races: 77% Percent uncontested: 23% New York judicial…

United States Electoral map

United States Electoral map

In each state, whichever party garners a majority of popular votes, regardless of how narrow the margin, wins all the electoral votes. By forcing residents in each state ultimately to vote as a block, the system is supposed to ensure that small states…

State Government Elections

State Government Elections

Announcement made for the 2015 GSB Elections! The GSB election timeline has been announced for the 2015 elections. Elections will take place on March 3 and 4, and the winners will be announced on March 6th. Candidates interested in running for Senate…

Illinois Secretary of State Elections

Illinois Secretary of State Elections

Getty Images It will be the end of an era in Illinois in 2019. Secretary of State Jesse White will not run for reelection again, he announced at the Illinois State Fair Thursday. Reading White s impressive resume will exhaust you. Not only is he the longest…

Elections States

Elections States

Fewer state legislative elections were hotly contested between Democrats and Republicans in 2014 than at any time in the last 40 years, according to a new study that offered more evidence of a historically polarized electorate. The analysis of election…

2008 Election by State

2008 Election by State

2008 Electoral College Results Election President Barack Obama [D] Main Opponent John McCain [R] Electoral Vote* Winner: 365 Main Opponent: 173 Total/Majority: 538/270 Popular Vote** Winner: 69, 297, 997 Main Opponent: 59, 597, 520 Vice President Joe…

SGA Elections k State

SGA Elections k State

Everyday, we go to class, see our friends, enjoy the tweets of @kstate_pres, and do our best to get an education in the process. Often, I think students wonder what sort of decisions our leaders in Anderson Hall make on a daily basis – decisions that…