Posts Tagged ‘Voting’

Councilmembers to Introduce Bill to Lower Voting Age to 16

In local elections

Yes, You Can Instagram Your Ballot

Rejoice, Twitteratos: taking pictures of your ballot in the District, like this guy did, isn't illegal, according to the Citizen Media Law Project. Unlike seven states, D.C. doesn't have a law forbidding photography in polling places.
Which doesn't mean your path to likes and Instagram hearts is totally clear, if you really have to take [...]

Photo: Likely Voters

Precinct 40, Bancroft Elementary School, 1700 block of Newton Street NW, Nov. 6, 2012.

Voting In D.C. As A Student

A student at American University explains in The Eagle why he's registered to vote in D.C.:
Why would students want to change their voter registrations to D.C.? The 2010 elections were, after all, some of the most significant Congressional midterm elections in recent years — except for here in the District, which doesn’t have any voting [...]

Who Voted at Precinct 35?

Outside the City Paper's polling place,  Iglesia Festival, 1640 Columbia Rd., 9:30 a.m. At 10 a.m., Precinct Captain Paul Motsuk said 1,050 people had voted there so far.

Allan Jirikowic

Does Your Vote Matter?

No, this isn't a post about electoral college reform, or a diatribe about the inherent inequality of the winner-take-all system–although both complaints are sound.