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Voting & Elections 01.12.2024

Presidential campaign accused of putting dead people on RI nomination papers

The good news? These signatures didn't get far.

Voting & Elections 01.2.2024

Baby Bonds, $100M history center, ‘assault weapon’ ban: What RI’s state officers want in 2024

Common Cause Rhode Island's top legislative priority for 2024 is same day voter registration.

Voting & Elections 11.27.2023

New applicants for Providence School Board are in, but their terms could be cut short

Executive director John Marion comments on Providence's first-ever school board election set for next year.

Voting & Elections 08.29.2023

Is RI’s early voting period too long? GOP uses Carlson’s dropping out to say yes

Common Cause Rhode Island reminds the RI GOP that early voting was implemented in response to demand for it from voters.

Voting & Elections 08.29.2023

Carlson’s early exit renews calls for limiting early voting or using ranked-choice voting

Common Cause Rhode Island rejects recent calls to restrict early voting access.

Voting & Elections 08.17.2023

Early voting for CD1 Special Election primary has started. Here’s how to cast your ballot

John Marion defends ample early voting ahead of the upcoming special election.

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