Tag Archive for Election 2008

Vote Count Update: Diep Dipping into Loomer’s lead

Here are the latest updates from the post election day counting of ballots. The Orange County Registrar of Voters has posted its update for today tabulating the remaining late vote-by-mail ballots and some of the provisionals. There are still more Provisional and paper ballots from election day that still need to be tabulated. But here…

OC Registrar starts counting Provisional ballots at 2 PM

The Orange County Registrar of Voters is reportedly starting to count Provisional ballots for Garden Grove (and we suspect other areas as well) at 2 PM Wednesday 11/12. The process involves verifying the eligibility of each voter casting a Provisional ballot. This process is slightly more involved than the signature validation and determination that the…

Country not so center-right afterall

Media Matters has a good story on the myth being spread by right-wing pundits that Obama ran as a conservative and the the country is still a center-right nation politically. Postelection poll results contradict media claims that U.S. is a “center-right” country. Summary: Several media figures have claimed that President-elect Barack Obama won the election…

Ballot Count: Do pulls ahead in Garden Grove

The Orange County Registrar of Voters has posted its update for today tabulating the late vote-by-mail ballots. There are still Provisional and paper ballots from election day that still need to be tabulated. But here is where things are in the close city council races in Garden Grove and Westminster. In Garden Grove, Andrew Do…

Hedrick-Calvert Results Link

Click on the image above to view the current results from the Hedrick/Calvert Congressional contest. The results will most likely change daily after results from Riverside and OC are updated at 5 pm.

Protect the Vote in CA-44!

[from the Bill Hedrick for Congress campaign this afternoon] Dear Friends and Supporters, We may be down, but we are by no means out. This race truly is too close to call until every last vote has been counted. That, however, is not stopping Ken Calvert from trying to end the counting before we can…

President-Elect Obama’s Election Night Remarks

Speaking last night before a crowd of at least 125,000 people, and millions accross the nation Barack Obama thanked his supporters for their historic victory. He pledged to bring the change our country needs, and challenged all Americans to work together to bring about the change we need. “I will never forget who this victory…