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Absentee Ballots Available For Annual Town Election In Lakeville

Absentee ballots are now available for Lakeville's upcoming Annual Town Election.

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Would Mandatory Voting Change Anything?

The idea of mandatory, obligatory, compulsory voting, when people are required to vote or face hefty fines or other punishment, sounds crazy in our free society, but it's actually the law in some countries, and now, President Obama is speaking out in support of mandatory voting!

President Obama was asked about the negative effect on money on U

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Attorney Gen. Holder Announces Toyota To Pay 1 Billion Dollar Settlement

Justice Department Monitors Elections In 18 States

The Justice Department is monitoring elections in 18 states today.

Attorney General Eric Holder says federal officials will check on whether voters are treated differently based on race, color or disability and whether polling places are providing bilingual election materials as required by law

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Massachusetts Voters To Decide Fate Of Four Questions

Massachusetts voters will decide the fate of four ballot questions on Election Day.

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Massachusetts Voters To Decide Other Top Races

The contest for governor isn't the only statewide race to be decided by Massachusetts voters Tuesday.

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Groups Spending Millions On Ballot Questions

Casino companies that have won licenses in Massachusetts have donated $4.5 million this month to a group fighting repeal of the state's gambling law.

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Wednesday is Deadline to Register For Upcoming Election

The deadline to register for the November election in Massachusetts is Wednesday.

Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin is reminding residents that city and town halls will be open from 9am to 8pm Wednesday

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UMass Dartmouth Makes Voting Easier For Students

Getting the next generation engaged in the democratic process is a constant concern of many, and a local university may be making strides in that department.

UMass Dartmouth is launching a new program that will allow students to receive real-time updates on upcoming elections and their voter status

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Which Team Are You Cheering For In The 2014 FIFA World Cup? [POLL]

It all kicks off tomorrow in Brazil at the 2014 FIFA World Cup! From now until July 13th, you get to cheer on and hope your team makes it all the way. Who will win?

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Would You Like to Have “None of the Above” on the Ballot?

New Hampshire state lawmakers are considering allowing the option "none of the above" on the ballot for voters, something Nevada has had for statewide races since 1976.

Democratic state Rep. Charles Weed proposed the idea, saying he wants to give voters a way to register a meaningful protest vote

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