Posted in Escambia County Pensacola

Summer voter registration continues to reshape Escambia, Pensacola

PENSACOLA–Escambia County registered 1,648 voters from June 1-August 30: 258 in the city of Pensacola and 1,384 in the rest of the county, according to…

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Posted in Escambia County State & National News

Over 7,000 votes already cast in Escambia County [podcast]

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections reports that 7,471 mail-in ballots have been received by his office as of Oct. 12. The split is REP…

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Posted in State & National News

Judge extends voter registration one day, for now

By BRANDON LARRABEE, THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA with additional information from Inweekly A federal judge ordered a one-day extension in Florida’s voter registration deadline…

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Posted in News Politics State & National News

League, Rock the Vote Return to Florida

Following last week’s decision in federal court, third-party voter registration groups are looking to get back to work. Claiming that Florida’s newly passed H.B. 1355…

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Posted in 2012 Presidential Race News Pensacola Politics Protests State & National News

Fight For Your Right (to Vote)

A judge’s temporary injunction blocking key provisions of Florida’s new election law has voter registration groups hopeful as they head toward this year’s primary and…

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Posted in 2012 Presidential Race News Politics

The Fight to Vote

More than a few adjectives have been used to describe Florida’s new election laws: draconian, repressive, backwards and racist.  Sabu Williams had a few more…

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