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...Alaska (AP) - A top Alaska elections official testifying in a federal Native...elders against her and other election officials. Fenumiai testified that most...consult with tribal councils.Election officials have testified that if the...

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Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan

...increase voting access for American Indians and Alaska Natives.Holder said the goal is to require state and local election officials to place at least one polling site in a location chosen by tribal governments in parts of the nation that include...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-09/tribal-leaders-welcome-holders-votin
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...village on the fringes of Donetsk.Villagers were unable to vote for about three hours after the polls opened because election officials failed to bring a ballot box. Finally, an election organizer arrived with a voting urn crudely fashioned from...

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Marijuana initiative backers deliver signatures

...Colorado measure."We have no reason to think our campaign will be any less successful," Hinterberger said.State election officials have 60 days to accept or deny the initiative for the ballot, Alaska Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-08/marijuana-initiative-backers-deliver
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...regular voting machine in the polling place and will not have to cast a provisional ballot or prove their identity to election officials afterward, the judge ruled.The law could still take full effect next year, although Simpson could also decide...

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Alaska voter case under review

...registered to vote in Alaska and another state cast ballots in both states during the November election, an Alaska elections official said Thursday.Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai said the matter was sent to the criminal division of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-05-23/alaska-voter-case-under-review
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Citizens petition for voter referendum on oil tax change

...handed petitions with 50,000 signatures to state election officials July 13 calling for a voter referendum to repeal...are inevitably rejected after they are checked by elections officials. Signers must be registered to vote in Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-07-20/citizens-petition-for-voter-referend
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Begich addresses Legislature

...strongly supports a person's right to vote. Under HB3, the identification requirement could be waived if two election officials know the voter's identity and he or she is on the official registration list to vote in a given precinct."Instilling...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-04/begich-addresses-legislature
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Touch-screen voting machines ready for write-in votes

...with disabilities but available to anyone, are prepared to handle the challenge of a write-in campaign, state elections officials say. The Elections Division bought machines for each of the state's 439 precincts, but they've never yet...

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Murkowski concedes primary race: Joe Miller defeats sitting senator, scores major victory for tea party movement

...Specter, D-Pa. Murkowski trailed Miller, a Fairbanks attorney, by 1,668 votes after the Aug. 24 primary. Election officials began counting absentee and outstanding ballots Tuesday, and Murkowski made slight gains. But after more than...

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