In addition to Fayette, Clark County Public Schools also announced on Facebook that schools there would be closed Friday. The Facebook post did not give a specific reason. Jessamine County also called off school Friday “due to a shortage of substitutes to cover absences tomorrow.” By midnight, more districts, including Scott, Madison and Johnson counties, also had to call off school for Friday, and the calls continued in the morning. … [Read more...] about ‘Drastic measures.’ Teachers stay home, districts cancel school after pension vote.
He doesn’t give out registration forms at the end and then wait to see how many come back. He handed them out to every student as they came into the auditorium and told them while filling out the form is voluntary and that he would walk them through it step-by-step. … [Read more...] about High school students learn the power of the vote
Florida permanently strips people with felony convictions of the right to vote. The only way they can get the right restored is by appearing before a panel consisting of the governor, attorney general, agriculture commissioner and chief financial officer and applying for their rights back. U.S. District Judge Mark Walker ruled in January that the process was unconstitutional because it gave the state officials unfettered discretion in when to restore voting rights. On March 27, Walker gave the state until April 26 to come up with a new system. … [Read more...] about Florida Gov. Rick Scott To Fight Court Order To Have New System For Restoring Voting Rights
Ms Sturgeon added: “We are today one year from the date when the UK is supposed to leave the European Union, and what I think is utterly inexplicable and shameful is the fact that people today don’t have any more detailed answers about the future relationship with the European Union than they did on referendum day.” … [Read more...] about Nicola Sturgeon calls for ‘in depth’ investigation of Vote Leave allegations
» May 4 is the deadline to register to vote in person at your county election office. April 30 is the last day to register online and the last day to register through the DMV or at state agencies or departments. Mailed in registrations must also be postmarked by this date. You can register online at nebraska.gov/apps-sos-voter-registration or download a form at sos.ne.gov/elec/ele_forms.html … [Read more...] about Early voting for May primary starts Monday in Nebraska