Tag: Absentee ballot

League of Women Voters celebrated 95 years with gala

League of Women Voters celebrated 95 years with gala

| June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The League of Women Voters was founded 95 years ago in February, six months before the 20th Amendment granted women the right to vote.  The Maryland League celebrated this anniversary with a gala banquet featuring an address by Congressman John Sarbanes on Saturday evening, May 30, at the O’Callaghan Annapolis Hotel.  The League in Maryland […]

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Pantelides Beats Cohen By 59 Votes For Annapolis Mayor

Pantelides Beats Cohen By 59 Votes For Annapolis Mayor

| November 8, 2013 | 3 Comments

Challenger Mike Pantelides beat incumbent Mayor Joshua Cohen in one of the tightest mayoral races in Annapolis history. After the election, Pantelides led by a slim 84 votes. The following day absentee ballots and a malfunctioning machine were counted and after 19.5 hours (ending at 4:40am) the lead had narrowed to 50. This morning, election […]

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LIVE: Annapolis Election Updates

LIVE: Annapolis Election Updates

| November 7, 2013 | 2 Comments

NOTE: This is a live blog. Please scroll down to the bottom for latest updates throughout the day as they become available. On Election Day, there was no defined winner. A mere 84 votes separated Mayor Josh Cohen and his challenger, Mike Pantelides. Today, the appointed 3-person Board of Elections (2 democrats and 1 republican) […]

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BREAKING: Annapolis Absentee & Provisional Voting Likely To Favor Cohen

BREAKING: Annapolis Absentee & Provisional Voting Likely To Favor Cohen

| November 6, 2013 | 2 Comments

We have heard from a source that there are 326 absentee ballots in play at tomorrow’s canvass along with 130 provisional ballots issued on Tuesday. In addition there are 15 emergency absentee ballots. The malfunctioning machine in Ward 7 (precinct 17) should lean slightly to Mike Pantelides based on the results in that precinct which […]

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O’Malley Tweaks Absentee Ballot Requirements In Wake Of Sandy

O’Malley Tweaks Absentee Ballot Requirements In Wake Of Sandy

| November 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

Governor Martin O’Malley today issued an Executive Order regarding Hurricane Sandy and Absentee Ballots.  The Executive Order makes accommodations for Marylanders who, due to Hurricane Sandy, are unable to apply for an absentee ballot in person at their local board of elections. “From National Guard members assisting residents in Garrett County to residents displaced from […]

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Early Voter Turnout VERY Heavy

Early Voter Turnout VERY Heavy

| October 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

Today is the first day for early voting in Maryland. While you might think the upcoming storm may have been top of mind for most residents, huge crowds showed up to vote. This morning, the line at the Annapolis Boys & Girls Club extended for more than 200 people outside the facility. Reports from the […]

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