Dick Gregory Dies

Ballot Access News Dick Gregory, the last surviving presidential candidate from the November 1968 election, died on August 20.  He was 84 and was living in Washington, D.C.  He was the Peace and Freedom presidential nominee in 1968.  Here is a major obituary from the Los Angeles Times.  Thanks to Irv Sutley for the link.

Filing Closes for California Special Legislative Election

Ballot Access News California holds a special election on October 3 to fill the vacant 51st district Assembly seat.  The seat is in central Los Angeles.  Here is the list of the 13 candidates who will be on the ballot.  There are ten Democrats, one independent, one Libertarian, and one Peace & Freedom member. If anyone gets …

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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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2016 Compilation Of Recent State Voter Registration Data From Ballot Access News

A compilation of recent BAN articles showing voter registration data and statistics from various states from November and last month, as listed in descending alphabetical order-   New Alaska Registration Data On November 3, Alaska Division of Elections released current registration data. Percentages are: independent and miscellaneous 52.62%; Republican 27.20%; Democratic 14.85%; Alaskan Independence 3.29%; …

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