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Republicans lead Dems in early votes cast in Iowa for first time, GOP says

The memo stated that as of Wednesday, the cumulative number of registered Republican early and absentee voting returns surpassed those of the Democrats by 305 ballots.  Full News here – FOX News

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First Draft: Obama Votes Early

President Obama cast his ballot in the midterm elections as early voting started in his hometown, Chicago, hoping to send a message to the Democratic faithful about the importance of turning out to vote. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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U.S. President Barack Obama takes part in early voting at a polling station in Chicago

Obama votes early in Chicago, encourages others to follow

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Hoping to encourage turnout among Democrats, U.S. President Barack Obama took advantage of early voting opportunities in his hometown of Chicago on Monday and cast his electronic ballot at a polling place near his home. "I love voting," Obama said. "Everybody in Illinois, early vote. It's a wonderful opportunity." A polling worker […]

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First Draft Focus: Obama Votes Early

President Obama filled out his ballot Monday during the early voting period at Kings Community Center in Chicago. Full News here – First Draft

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U.S. President Obama waves as he arrives for a campaign rally for Maryland Lt. Gov. Brown at a High School in Upper Marlboro

Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, some leave early

By Jeff Mason UPPER MARLBORO Md. (Reuters) – President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, though the event was marred somewhat by early departures of crowd members and a yelling heckler. With approval levels hovering around record […]

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Early Voting Rounding the Bend

With early voting in full swing, more than 1.9 million people have cast a ballot in the 2014 midterm elections. I track early voting statistics here. Predictably, dueling spin about early voting has emerged from the Democratic and Republican camps. Republicans point to a better showing among early voters than the 2010 election, and point […]

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U.S. President Obama waves as he arrives for a campaign rally for Maryland Lt. Gov. Brown at a High School in Upper Marlboro

Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, people leave early

By Jeff Mason UPPER MARLBORO Md. (Reuters) – President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, but early departures of crowd members while he spoke underscored his continuing unpopularity. With approval levels hovering around record lows, Obama has […]

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Verbatim: Vote Early and Often

Gov. Chris Christie joked about voter fraud in his home state of New Jersey. Full News here – First Draft

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U.S. Supreme Court votes 5-4 to delay start of early Ohio voting

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cut back on early voting in Ohio by preventing people from casting in-person ballots this week in the lead-up to the Nov. 4 midterm elections. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 along ideological lines to put on hold a ruling by U.S. District Court […]

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Supreme Court Blocks Early Voting in Ohio

The U.S. Supreme Court shortened early voting in Ohio with a last-minute order, blocking a lower-court ruling that required the secretary of state to start balloting. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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