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NC early-voting time reduced in House proposal
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/11/2011 - 2:45pm.

North Carolina residents would have one week less to cast ballots before elections in legislation that supporters say would save money but opponents argue would discourage citizens - particularly Democrats - from voting.

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GOP legislators addressing voter ID concerns
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 9:13am.

The newly installed Republican majority at the North Carolina Legislature is resolute this year on expanding identification requirements before voters enter a polling booth.

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GOP lawmakers to pursue photo IDs for NC voters
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/06/2010 - 12:13pm.

Republicans taking over control of North Carolina's General Assembly next month want closer controls over voters.

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Elected officials meet in Brunswick Co.
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Tue, 11/30/2010 - 11:18pm.

Politicians and newly elected leaders met on Tuesday night and talked about the future of Brunswick County.

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GOP wants hearing on New Hanover vote problems
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/11/2010 - 5:23am.

The New Hanover County Republican Party wants an open hearing on problems voters had last week on Election Day.

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Elections chair to face commissioners
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Thu, 11/04/2010 - 3:41pm.

Election Day is over, but the New Hanover County Board of Elections still has its hands full. After some problems with voting Tuesday, the chairman of the board is ready to face the music.

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Commission chair wants answer about ballot mix-up
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 11/03/2010 - 3:56pm.

video Yesterday's election ballot mix-up has New Hanover County Commission Chair Jason Thompson wanting answers. Thompson says someone has to take responsibility for what went on with the ballots at Freedom Baptist Church and the Northeast Library.

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Elections director explains ballot blunder
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 11/03/2010 - 3:53pm.

videoWe made it through Election Day, but not all counties had a smooth day. New Hanover made news across the state by using the wrong ballots at some voting locations. The problem happened at two precincts. Election officials say they were suppose to receive a specific ballot, but instead they received a different one.

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VOTE 2010: UNCW students create online voter guide
Submitted by Chris Allen on Tue, 10/26/2010 - 2:42pm.

video One week till Election Day. Candidates are trying to make their message heard loud and clear in the final stretch. Some UNCW students are trying to help them out.

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VOTE 2010: Brunswick Co. has highest early voting numbers in state
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 10/20/2010 - 9:45am.

video Election Day is just days away but voters are already taking advantage of early voting opportunities. Some of the hottest campaigns for Congress and state and local offices are in Brunswick County and the early voting numbers are reflecting those races.

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