mail-in ballot

Person opening mail-in ballot.
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Paul Kurtz
July 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
With a little more than three months to go before November's general election, officials in Philadelphia are scrambling to address a host of challenges that they fear could lead to voter disenfranchisement.
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New Jersey Primary
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CNN
July 08, 2020 - 1:07 pm
Now that the deadline for the primary election has passed, assuming there aren't any late-night mail collections, the waiting begins. Don't expect a full slate of results for about a week in the Garden State, but there are a few races we already know. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Mike Dougherty
June 03, 2020 - 12:04 pm
Turnout for the Pennsylvania primary election was quite high, and a record number of voters — about 1.8 million — cast their ballots by mail. Read more here.
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Philadelphia riots
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Tony Romeo
June 01, 2020 - 3:04 pm
On the eve of an “unprecedented” primary election in Pennsylvania, the secretary of the commonwealth confirms that the State Department is closely monitoring both the COVID-19 crisis and civil unrest in Philadelphia, marking an election with both progress and challenges. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Pat Loeb
May 28, 2020 - 9:32 am
A last-day surge in mail-in ballot applications brought the total number of requests in Philadelphia to about 225,000. City commissioners have already mailed out most of the requested ballots and expect to finish up Thursday, but they’re concerned about getting them back by Election Day. Read More...
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 4:49 pm
Montgomery County’s request for an extension of the mail-in ballot deadline was shot down by a county judge Wednesday. Read more here.
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An election worker handles vote-by-mail ballots.
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 2:21 pm
Delaware County officials have processed about 85,000 mail-in ballot requests amid mandated stay-at-home orders — more than twice the amount of ballots that they expected. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 26, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Tuesday is the last day to sign up to receive a mail-in ballot for the June 2 Pennsylvania primary. But if you haven’t mailed it back by now, it may already be too late. Read more here.
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N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy delivers a media briefing on the coronavirus pandemic in the state on April 15, 2020.
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KYW Staff
May 15, 2020 - 2:05 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed two executive orders on Friday, one allowing hospitals to resume elective surgeries starting May 26, and the other making the July 7 primary election a primarily vote-by-mail experience. Read more here.
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Holli Stephens
May 15, 2020 - 5:00 am
Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia from home this weekend.
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