(Such are the perils of having a bipartisan social life.) Of course, I could cast a write-in vote
for Xena, Warrior Princess ...
Barron describes himself as a "black revolutionary" and said in 2000 he cast a write-in vote
for imprisoned cop-killer Mumia Abu Jamal for president of the United States.
Betschart thought she was to record the write-in vote
total by hand, when it already had been automatically entered by voting machine software, state elections analyst Ericka Haas explained.
Allen said a vacancy on the Board of Assessors would be filled by a write-in vote
, which had yet to be approved by the person with the most votes.
We complain about the candidates and shudder at voting for the "lesser of two evils," yet we continue to do so, aptly earning the moniker "sheeple." The effective and responsible tack is to use your write-in vote
to elect the person you feel is best for the job - you can write in anyone you believe will represent you better than the official candidates.
The result is an insult to the principle that a write-in vote
should count the same as any other.
But Schmidt, the city attorney, argued that a write-in vote
is the same as a vote for a declared candidate.
The write-in vote
is one of the minor satisfactions of casting a ballot.
Chandler, who was unopposed in her re-election bid, received one write-in; a Donald Sharry also received one write-in vote
Some Republicans, including Alabama's other senator, Richard Shelby, opted to use write-in votes
rather than support Moore.
The voting took on more of a game quality as the write-in votes
The write-in process for those districts is different from how write-in votes
work in most Oregon elections, Lane County Clerk Cheryl Betschart said.