It’s been said many times, but due to the projected voting problems with Diebold equipment, everyone is encouraged to absentee vote. The law no longer requires a reason in order to absentee vote or vote early at the BoE. Here is the pertinent information.
You can download a request form to complete and mail in. An absentee ballot will be mailed to you by your BoE.
Alternatively, you can go to the Board of Elections for your county and vote in person.
Some important dates:
Oct 3: Absentee and early voting begins Oct 10: Voter registration deadline – […]Full Story... →
I try to resist the urge to post blatently non-political stuff here on Plunderbund, but I simply cannot resist linking to a post I made this morning on my other blog. It’s a little video of a pretty good bit of spoken word that I found particularly insightful, and thought I should share.Full Story... →
In the New York Times yesterday:
A stark assessment of terrorism trends by American intelligence agencies has found that the American invasion and occupation of Iraq has helped spawn a new generation of Islamic radicalism and that the overall terrorist threat has grown since the Sept. 11 attacks.
The intelligence estimate, completed in April, is the first formal appraisal of global terrorism by United States intelligence agencies since the Iraq war began, and represents a consensus view of the 16 disparate spy services inside government. Titled “Trends in Global Terrorism: Implications for the United States,” it asserts that […]Full Story... →