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Election FAIL, Fraud & Intimidation   Elections

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In reply toRe: msg 19
Cstar1
Host

From: Cstar1

10/31/12

The facts aren't all in yet, but this "correction" of over 1000 votes seems fishy. 
Chickensalt

From: Chickensalt

10/31/12

Why hold elections on a week day?
Cstar1
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From: Cstar1

10/31/12

Congressional mandate... other countries vote on weekends though. Congress would have to change the law.
Chickensalt

From: Chickensalt

10/31/12

Pity, it makes attending voting harder than need be.
WWW3
Staff

From: WWW3

11/1/12

Because in 1788 we were an agricultural society.  Voters were farmers.  November so it was after the harvest and wouldn't keep them from their crops.  Tuesday so they could drive into town on Monday after spending Sunday at church.

 

In reply toRe: msg 24
Cstar1
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From: Cstar1

11/1/12

Ah, the full logic behind it. Thanks, Walt!
WWW3
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From: WWW3

11/1/12

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