The State of Georgia’s Official Rules Regarding Absentee Ballot Drop Off Boxes

Georgia Rule 183-1-14-0.6-14 refers to the requirements County Registrars must adhere to regarding secure absentee ballot drop boxes. In summary, County Registrars are authorized to establish one or more drop box locations only on County or municipal government property, generally accessible to the public. Drop box locations may open beginning 49 days before Election Day … Continue reading The State of Georgia’s Official Rules Regarding Absentee Ballot Drop Off Boxes

BOARD OF REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS, MACON-BIBB COUNTY: JUNE 10TH, 2015 PRECINCT CLOSURES ROUND-UP

The Macon-Bibb Board of Registration and Elections voted June 10th on a measure that, in its original state, would have closed approximately 1/3 of Macon-Bibb’s voting precincts. Within the original plan were provisions to close eleven (11) of thirty-seven (37)[1] voting precincts in Macon-Bibb.[2] As explanation for this sweeping shut down, the board cited budget … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS, MACON-BIBB COUNTY: JUNE 10TH, 2015 PRECINCT CLOSURES ROUND-UP