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Weekly Election Update 5.7.12

from: Jessica Myers on May 07, 2012


We will post an Election update blog every Monday in an effort to summarize the elections and election deadlines each week until all primaries, special elections, and general elections scheduled for 2012 are finished. If you have additional information, requests, or corrections, please submit them via Twitter @EACgov or email Jessica Myers at jmyers@eac.gov. Also, please visit our 2012 Election Calendar.
Elections this week:
May 8, 2012
  • Indiana, Primary. Indiana’s Primary is open to all registered voters. For more Election Day information, visit the Secretary of State’s website.
  • North Carolina, Primary. North Carolina’s Primary is open to all registered voters. For more Election Day information, visit the Secretary of State’s website.
  • West Virginia, Primary. West Virginia’s Primary is open to all registered voters. For more Election Day information, visit the Secretary of State’s website.
  • Michigan, Special Election. For a list of Counties holding Special Elections on May 8, please visit the Secretary of State’s website or contact your county election office.
Other Highlights:
  • Washington, D.C. Early voting for the May 15, 2012 Special Election begins on May 5, 2012 and closes on May 12, 2012.
  • Kansas City, Missouri – Get information about being a pollworker for the 2012 Election cycle here.
  • Marion County, Indiana – Get information about new precinct and district boundaries before the May 8, 2012 election here.
  • Sarasota County, Florida – Get information about being a pollworker for the August 14, 2012 Primary Election here.
  • Wake County, North Carolina – The Election Office has made a new video about Voter Registration and is recruiting pollworkers for the 2012 Election cycle.
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Weekly Election Update 5.7.12

EAC posts an election update blog every Monday to summarize information on upcoming primaries, special elections, and the general election.