Ware County Board of Election 08/14/2020

Meeting Notes: Meeting Called to Order 4:05 pmAgenda Adopted Sunday Voting Discussion Around 22,000 voters are in county Looking at a way to reduce lines. Sunday voting is brought up.Currently at some locations the board is only able to put in only 5 machines due to social distancing limitations.A board member brings up sunday voting as … Continue reading Ware County Board of Election 08/14/2020

Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

Ware County held their monthly Board of Elections meeting 5-12-20 virtually so the public could attend.   Key Points from Meeting The county plans to consolidate smaller polling locations due to shortage of poll workers. A new vice chairman of the board was elected. The county has been seeking 16 - 25 year olds to … Continue reading Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

Georgia Counties Board of Elections Meeting Week of May 11, 2020

Here is this week’s list of Board of Elections Meetings. Did you know that the public can attend these meetings? Feel free to take notes or record meetings. Read more here: The Georgia Open Meetings Act. Learn about attending Board of Elections meetings and becoming a Peanut Gallery Volunteer Monitor by attending our next training … Continue reading Georgia Counties Board of Elections Meeting Week of May 11, 2020

Georgia election officials prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill

Georgia elections officials  prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill during  early voting in the June 9 Primary. “GPB News and the Georgia News Lab asked dozens of county supervisors how they would handle such a situation. None reported receiving any guidance from the state elections officials as of publication, leaving … Continue reading Georgia election officials prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announces the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia Bobby Christine: Bobby Christine worked for a decade in the District Attorney’s Office in Augusta before being appointed a judge on the Columbia County Magistrate Court, where he served … Continue reading Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announces the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force

Important Election Dates

Elections Voter Registration Deadline Election Date Early Voting Saturday Voting Presidential Preference Primary, General Primary Election, Nonpartisan General Election, and Special Election May 11, 2020 June 9, 2020 May 18, 2020 - June 5, 2020 May 30, 2020 General Primary Runoff, Nonpartisan General Runoff, and Special Runoff Election for Local and State Offices May 11, … Continue reading Important Election Dates