Politics & Elections

  • Google and YouTube can help keep you informed on Election Day

    … It’s Election Day Eve, the day before before millions of people across the U.S. will head to the polls and cast votes for their elected officials. But before you get to the ballot box -- and head out with that sticker! -- check Google to get the information on where to vote and election results. Starting when the polls close on Election Day…

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  • Ballot Propositions Matter to Voters

    … While much of the news is focused on the presidential race, on November 8 there will be 165 propositions on the ballot that could impact over 205 million Americans in 35 states.1 When it comes to learning more about their state’s referenda in the final days of the Election, voters are increasingly turning online. That’s why we have [launched…

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  • Get polling place and ballot information quickly and easily

    … Voting matters — and history proves it. In 1839, the Massachusetts gubernatorial election was decided by just two votes out of 102,066. The same was the case in a 1974 New Hampshire Senate race — out of 233,363 votes, only two made the difference. And in 2008, an Alaskan Congressional race was decided by a single vote. With Election Day just…

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