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Use Project Vote Smart to Learn About Candidates

 2016 VA Elections, Citizen Participation, VOTE  Comments Off on Use Project Vote Smart to Learn About Candidates
Feb 132016
 

There is a lot of “information” being tossed around on the Internet about different candidates. Note, I used the word “information” NOT “facts”. I have learned to look for the information myself rather than have it spoon fed to me. Something about “eating” that “information”which has been “pre-digested/regurgitated” by others, is a real turn off [Continue Reading]

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Redistricting in the General Assembly

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Feb 022016
 
Redistricting in the General Assembly

Tuesday Feb. 2 in the House Privileges and Elections Sub-Committee: Elections. In a previous post (http://www.depotdazed.com/?p=4381) there is a list of several bills concerning redistricting that were in the hands of this subcommittee this morning. So, what happened? HB 26 Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria for drawing districts. 02/02/16  House: Subcommittee recommends [Continue Reading]

Redistricting Goes to Richmond, will you be there?

 Citizen Participation  Comments Off on Redistricting Goes to Richmond, will you be there?
Jan 292016
 

Redistricting in Virginia will make a major appearance on Tuesday Feb. 2 in the House Privileges and Elections Sub-Committee: Elections. This is one of the crucial steps in moving forward with changes to the redistricting process that insure that it is the voters, not the politicians, who choose their candidates. This meeting will be held [Continue Reading]

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Using Google Translate for Virginia Elections Information

 2016 VA Elections, Citizen Participation  Comments Off on Using Google Translate for Virginia Elections Information
Jan 262016
 

Google Translate might not be perfect, but it is better than having nothing. If you know someone who needs help understanding how to register to vote, where to vote, important dates for voters, or anything else related to the Virginia Dept of Elections website, I will caution you to be around to help. The translation [Continue Reading]

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Time for a new look.

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Jan 202016
 

2016 is looking to be one big year for elections. I don’t want to miss anything. That means I turn the site upside down and start trying to put together important information. I want the information to be informative but non-partisan so I have included information from the most non-partisan groups I know of, the [Continue Reading]

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2015 Virginia Election Page Added

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Jul 162015
 

Just finished up the first subpage for the new 2015 Virginia Election Page. It is about how to find your “Sample Ballot” on the State Board of Elections website. There’s no time like the present to get ready to vote. Find your “Sample Ballot” using this information: What’s on my Ballot? For future reference, look [Continue Reading]

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