Following the agreement to prolong the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union until October 31, the country will almost certainly be obliged to take part in forthcoming elections for the European Parliament. These will take place across Europe between May 23-26; in the UK the scheduled date is Thursday, May 23. The UK vote could be cancelled if the negotiated Brexit agreement is approved by the British parliament, opening the door for the UK to leave the EU. But after three defeats for the deal in the House of Commons, divisions remain entrenched and the process paralysed – nearly three years after the EU referendum. There are different voting systems across the EU – and within the UK. All are versions of proportional representation (PR), different from the “First Past The Post” method which elects MPs to the UK parliament at Westminster. How is the vote organised in the UK? The UK will elect 73 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs), out of … [Read more...] about How do European Parliament elections work in the UK and how do I vote?
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Rick Bowmer, AP In this Nov. 1, 2016 file photo, people vote during early voting for the 2016 general election at the Salt Lake County Government Center, in Salt Lake City. SALT LAKE CITY — Tomorrow is Election Day. And that means you’ll probably spend some time figuring out where to vote. Here are some quick resources to use. Type “Where do I vote?” into Google. A box will appear that will allow you to enter in your full address. Once you click the search button, the location of your voting location will tell you where to vote. Visit USA.gov, which includes resources about state and territorial election office contact information. You can also use Get to the Polls, which allows you to enter in your address. HeadCount offers a search bar and a state-by-state breakdown of where to find your polling place. Vote.org has a search bar that helps you find where to vote. It also includes a polling place by state list. GetToThePolls.com shows you where … [Read more...] about Where do I vote?: A quick guide to help you find where, when and how to vote on Election Day 2018
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By Ismael Perez Published 5:24 pm CDT, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 What not to do at polling locations in Texas. What not to do at polling locations in Texas. Photo: Compilation 1. While most people are excited to show who they are voting for, sporting shirts, pins, hats or anything that promotes (or demotes) anything on the ballot is not allowed at least 100 feet from the polling place. Source, Texas Secretary of State. less 1. While most people are excited to show who they are voting for, sporting shirts, pins, hats or anything that promotes (or demotes) anything on the ballot is not allowed at least 100 feet from the polling ... more Photo: Billy Calzada / Staff Photographer, Marie D. De Jesús, Staff Photographer 2. It is prohibited to use sound amplification devices, such as megaphones, to campaign within 1,000 feet of the early voting … [Read more...] about 7 things not do at voting locations in Texas
Staff Updated 11:10 am CDT, Monday, October 22, 2018 The early voting period begins Monday, Oct. 22, until Friday, Nov. 2. Election day this year will be on Tuesday, Nov. 6. >>Check out the crowd that showed up early Monday to vote in Houston... The early voting period begins Monday, Oct. 22, until Friday, Nov. 2. Election day this year will be on Tuesday, Nov. 6. >>Check out the crowd that showed up early Monday to vote in Houston... Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle / Houston Chronicle People cast their vote on the first day of early voting at the Metropolitan Multi-Services Center on West Gray Street Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, in Houston. People cast their vote on the first day of early voting at the Metropolitan Multi-Services Center on West Gray Street Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, in Houston. Photo: Godofredo A. Vasquez, Staff … [Read more...] about When, where can I early vote in Houston? Here’s everything you need to know