New York State Amends Certified Vote Totals from November 2016 Election

Ballot Access News On December 22, the New York State Board of Elections revised its official election returns. The Board had posted “Original certified results” on December 8, which suggests the state had determined the official figures. But on December 22, the Board posted revised figures. Hillary Clinton gained 56,371 votes over the earlier figure; …

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Almost All Parties With Presidential Candidates in Both 2012 and 2016 Increased Their Vote Totals

Ballot Access News Almost every nationally-organized party that ran a presidential nominee in both 2012 and 2016 received more votes for President in 2016 than in 2012. That is definitely true for the Republican, Libertarian, Green, Constitution, Socialism & Liberation, Socialist Workers, and Prohibition Parties. It will probably be true for the Democratic Party, once …

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Ten States Have Completed Vote Count

Ballot Access News As of Sunday, November 26, ten states have completed their official vote canvass for the November 8, 2016 election: Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Virginia, and Wyoming. Brian Sears has tabulated the presidential vote, using the official vote in those states, and the unofficial vote in …

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Missouri Secretary of State Releases List of Presidential Write-in Candidates

Ballot Access News On October 31, the Missouri Secretary of State determined that four write-in presidential candidates will have their write-ins counted. They are Tom Hoefling, Laurence Kotlikoff, Evan McMullin, and Marshall Schoenke. Presidential candidates on the Missouri ballot are Darrell Castle, Hillary Clinton, Gary Johnson, Jill Stein, and Donald Trump. Rocky De La Fuente …

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