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Facebook poised to roll out more privacy controls

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Facebook is trying to make its privacy controls easier to find and understand in an effort to turn the world’s largest social network into a more discreet place.

12/12/2012

Calif. voters retain death penalty despite costs

LOS ANGELES (AP) – California voters have decided to retain the death penalty for the state’s worst criminals, rejecting the argument that too few death row inmates are executed to justify the cost. Nearly complete […]

11/07/2012

The strange places America votes (video)

For one day, school gymnasiums and fire house bays become polling places. Just do not forget the columbarium in San Francisco, the condo party room in Chicago or the laundromat. Take a peek at some […]

11/06/2012

Survey: Economy remains top concern for voters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Preliminary results from a national exit poll in Tuesday’s elections for The Associated Press and the television networks: ECONOMY TOPS THE CHARTS Fifty-nine percent of voters said the economy was the biggest […]

11/06/2012

Honoring a true poll veteran

(AP) – There are people who believe in voting, and then there’s Elisa Kennedy. The National Association of Secretaries of State honored California’s longest-serving poll worker with a medal Tuesday for her years of service […]

11/06/2012

Voter turnout in LA County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Voter turnout in Los Angeles County was about 32 percent as of 1 p.m. today, well behind the 43 percent turnout at the same time on Election Day 2008, according to […]

11/06/2012

Puerto Rico votes on US ties and chooses governor

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Puerto Ricans are facing a fundamental question on their ballots: Should they change their ties with the United States? Election Day is a holiday in the U.S. island territory […]

11/06/2012

California voter resources

Here are some resources that we hope you will find helpful for the election TODAY: Text of proposed laws for all California Propositions (PDF format) U.S. Presidential Candidate Statements U.S. Senate Candidate Statements Legislative and […]

11/06/2012

Some voting advocates object to NJ's email ballots

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – Some New Jersey election watchdog groups are worried about the security of letting displaced New Jersey residents vote by email. Rutgers-Newark Law School Professor Penny Venetis says that when New Jersey […]

11/05/2012

California voter resources

Here are some resources that we hope you will find helpful for the election tomorrow: Text of proposed laws for all California Propositions (PDF format) U.S. Presidential Candidate Statements U.S. Senate Candidate Statements Legislative and […]

11/05/2012

California voter resources

Here are some resources that we hope you will find helpful for the election on Tuesday: Text of proposed laws for all California Propositions (PDF format) U.S. Presidential Candidate Statements U.S. Senate Candidate Statements Legislative […]

11/04/2012

California voter resources

Here are some resources that we hope you will find helpful for the upcoming November 6 election: Text of proposed laws for all California Propositions (PDF format) U.S. Presidential Candidate Statements U.S. Senate Candidate Statements […]

11/03/2012

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