Stories tagged: "Voting by mail"


A man casts his ballot at an early voting center at the University of the District of Columbia on October 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)
Member Resigns As Redistricting Commission Prepares For Hearings

RICHMOND-A member of the Virginia Redistricting Commission resigned this week, right before public hearings start across the Commonwealth.

Send your ballot by mail today Oct. 27
Stop Reading This Article and Put Your Ballot in the Mail Right Now

No one should mail their ballots after Tuesday, Oct. 27, the Postal Service's recommended date to ensure they arrive on time.

Erica Koesler, left, and David Haerle, both of Los Angeles, demonstrate outside a USPS post office, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, in the Los Feliz section of Los Angeles. The USPS has warned states coast to coast that it cannot guarantee all ballots cast by mail for the November election will arrive in time to be counted, even if mailed by state deadlines, raising the possibility that millions of voters could be disenfranchised.(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Postal Service Warns Virginia Votes Could Go Uncounted Due to Mailing Delays

Virginia Attorney General considering legal action to stop changes that are, perhaps deliberately, slowing down mail delivery ahead of the election.

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The Dos and Dont’s of Voting By Mail in Virginia

A checklist to help you make sure your absentee, mail-in ballot counts.

Processed mail-in ballots are seen at an elections office prior to a primary election.  (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
Voting by Mail in the General Election: Here’s What Virginians Need to Know

Including how to register to vote, apply for a mail-in ballot, and the deadlines you need to follow

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Virginia Hospitals Receive Experimental COVID-19 Drug

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up. But First… With the coronavirus pandemic still occurring across the commonwealth, absentee voting is being encouraged now more than ever. We’ve debunked three common misconceptions about voting by mail that’ll be sure to help you this upcoming election...