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Guaranteed Win

First published on Magnificent Nose as part of a Flash Fiction series called “Spooky Election Day”, October 25, 2013

In the fluorescent lights in front of the school, Thomas Faherty’s face floated, pale yellow, above his charcoal suit. 691 more words

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Early to bed...

…early to rise….

I am working the polls tomorrow morning in my new home state, as it will be election day here. It is humorous to me, as in my college years I was a poll watcher for different presidential candidates, including John Anderson-doe anyone remember him? 83 more words


Third Place Feature Writing : Still Dreaming

It was Election Day in 2008 and Abigail Cortes and her mom were watching the election results. Both were upset that Cortes’ brother, Elio Zapote, had wanted to visit a friend at UTD that night instead of watching the results with them. 42 more words


Fitzgerald Says He's Heard The Message Voters Sent Him

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Usually, public officials try to put the most positive spin on election results that they don’t like.

But Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald did just the opposite when KDKA political editor Jon Delano caught up to him via cell phone enroute to Washington DC Wednesday afternoon. 299 more words


Early Voter Turnout Below Expectations in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Voter turnout was expected to be higher in Wilkes-Barre than in many communities in our area because of a mayor’s race and a race for district magistrate that encompasses much of the city of Wilkes-Barre. 187 more words


On Voting: It's Primary Day in PA

I’m sitting on my porch today fielding phone calls and being generally available to local voters.  One of my favorite jobs as Chairperson of a Democratic County Committee in Pennsylvania is being the here to make sure that our voters have all the information they need…and maybe a donut and a coffee into they bargain if they feel like stopping by.   1,136 more words


Everything You Need To Know For Election Day May 19th (Philadelphia)

Voting is so important, and in 2015, it’s become a favorable trend to pay close attention to the elections. If you registered in the State of Pennsylvania, be sure to check the Office of the Philadelphia City Commissioners website to guarantee you’ll be able to vote during this upcoming election. 104 more words