Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 12/23/20

Agenda Adopted Public Comments None New Business 3 Challenges Challenge #1: 2,499 Garrett Ashley: Not able to personally attend but left a letter of probable cause. As she is not able to attend this case should be dismissed, correct? Challenge dismissed Challenge #2: 10, 605 Voters challenged  We had no response in our attempts to … Continue reading Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 12/23/20

There Are 8 Hearings Scheduled for Today to Challenge Voter Lists

14 days away from the January run off elections, there are 8 special called Board of Elections hearings scheduled to consider challenges to voter lists across the state of Georgia. These challenges are questioning the validity of the names currently on county rolls and, ultimately, calling for the removal of voters. Challenges have already been … Continue reading There Are 8 Hearings Scheduled for Today to Challenge Voter Lists

Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 11/10/20

Agenda Adopted Previous AgendaAdopted Previous Minutes October 7th October 26th Approved No Public Comments Director’s Report New Business 2020 Election Report 2 elections Dec 1st 1 election Jan 5th Early Voting Started today 8 drop boxes Will be adding drop boxes for locations for december Starting to look Nov.13th Saturday voting for jan 5th will … Continue reading Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 11/10/20

Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 7/14/20

Summary: The Board Approved the creation of several new Precincts and polling locations.The Board appoints member Patricia Pullar to the vote review panel.The board moves it’s August BOE Meeting to August 18th @ 4:30 pm. Board Members: Carol Wesley, Chair - ccwesley7@gmail.comDorothy Foster Hall, Vice-Chair - hallfosterd@hotmail.comPatricia Pullar, Member - pat.pullar@gmail.comDarlene Johnson, Member - ddgirl533@gmail.comDiane … Continue reading Clayton County Board of Elections Meeting 7/14/20

Clayton County Official Board of Elections Meeting Minutes 07/14/20

PRESENT: Chair Wesley, Vice-Chair Dorothy Foster Hall, Secretary Johnson, Treasurer Givens, Board Member Patricia Pullar, Director Shauna Dozier, Supervisor Trivis Houston, Attorney Charles Reed, and Elections & Registration Assistant Brieanna Garrett.  REGULAR BUSINESS BOARD MEETING  1. Chair called the meeting to order.  2. Moment of silence observed.  3. Adoption of Agenda:  Motion made by Vice-Chair … Continue reading Clayton County Official Board of Elections Meeting Minutes 07/14/20

Lawsuit Demands Spanish-language Absentee Ballots in Gwinnett County

A civil rights group representing five Georgia organizations has filed a federal lawsuit demanding Spanish-language absentee ballot applications to residents in Gwinnett County who aren’t fluent in English. Read more about it at https://www.ajc.com/news/local/lawsuit-demands-spanish-absentee-ballot-applications-gwinnett/3Earr6IjzbeJ5NWGReJ6AJ/

STATE ELECTIONS BOARD MEETING – 4/15/2020- Notes

The following includes brief notes taken by a Peanut Gallery volunteer as a public service only. Contact the Georgia State Board of Elections with questions or for official information. STATE ELECTIONS BOARD MEETING - 4/15/2020 Public Comments  Summary of Public Comments: Rayburn, Thomas, Mark, Worthen, Germany from SOS staff Matt Mashburn moves to approve minutes, … Continue reading STATE ELECTIONS BOARD MEETING – 4/15/2020- Notes

Board of Election Meetings for the Week of April 20, 2020

The following is a list of the Board of Elections meetings scheduled for the week of April 20-24, 2020, and how they can be attended due to COVID-19. Monday, April 20 Chattooga County - 9 a.m. in-person, 10017 Commerce Street. Dodge County- 6 p.m. unknown Wheeler County-  5 p.m. cancelled Coweta County- Rescheduled for April … Continue reading Board of Election Meetings for the Week of April 20, 2020

Georgia State Election Board Offers Drop Box Solution in Light of Postage Debate

The State Election Board voted unanimously April 15 to allow  voters to drop off ballots at drop boxes. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, “drop boxes can be set up on government property before Georgia’s primary on June 9. Voters will be able to submit their absentee ballots without having to pay for postage …”  … Continue reading Georgia State Election Board Offers Drop Box Solution in Light of Postage Debate

The State of Georgia Covers most of the Cost of Coronavirus Prevention at the Polls

According to the Polk County Board of Elections, the State of Georgia is covering 90 percent of the costs for protective and cleaning equipment related to Coronavirus-related threats at the polls. The following includes brief notes taken by a Peanut Gallery volunteer as a public service only. Contact the Polk County Board of Elections for … Continue reading The State of Georgia Covers most of the Cost of Coronavirus Prevention at the Polls