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Jerry Brown Elected To Historic 4th Term As California Governor

Brown, who did little campaigning on behalf of his re-election, concentrating instead on urging voters to pass Propositions 1 and 2.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2014

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102-Year-Old Woman Votes For 1st Time In Lincoln Heights

Guadalupe Portillo, who is 102, cast her ballot Tuesday for the first time after becoming a naturalized citizen.

11/04/2014

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Voters Hit Polls To Decide On Calif. Governor, Several Propositions

Voting locations are open from 7 a.m. through 8 p.m., according to the Los Angeles County registrar.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2014

Co-hosts Beth Behrs (L) and Kat Dennings pose onstage during The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Vote Now – People’s Choice Awards Voting Is Officially Open

The People’s Choice Awards announced that nominee voting is now open.

10/22/2014

Former City Councilman Richard Alarcon (R) and Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon entered not guilty pleas in October 2012 on perjury and voter fraud charges. (CBS)

Ex-City Councilman Sentenced To 4 Months In Jail For Voter Fraud, Perjury

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon will serve 120 days in jail as part of his sentencing Tuesday for his convictions on fraudulent voting and perjury charges.

10/14/2014

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Advocates Say Disabled Often Banned From Voting

At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with intellectual or developmental disabilities have been systematically denied that basic right in the nation’s largest county.

07/09/2014

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California May Have Just Seen Lowest Voter Turnout In Its History

The ballots counted so far put turnout about 18.4 percent, although that will certainly grow as elections officials count hundreds of thousands of outstanding ballots, including 166,000 in Los Angeles County.

06/05/2014

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Judge Rules Some California Convicts Can Vote

A judge ruled Wednesday that Secretary of State Debra Bowen erred by deciding that tens of thousands of criminals who are serving sentences under community supervision are ineligible to vote.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/07/2014

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Calif. To Send Voter Forms To Insurance Enrollees

The state of California has agreed to mail voter registration cards to nearly 4 million people who have signed up for insurance through its health care exchange after a threat of a lawsuit, the American Civil Liberties Union said Monday.

03/24/2014

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Secretary Of State Sued Over Criminals’ Voting

The American Civil Liberties Union, League of Women Voters, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and other groups filed the lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court on behalf of nearly 60,000 convicts .

02/04/2014

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Nominee Voting Open For 40th Annual “People’s Choice Awards”

The only major awards show where fans determine the nominees and winners across categories of movies, music and television, “People’s Choice Awards”, has announced that voting is now open for the 40th annual award show.

10/24/2013

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Calif. Bill Would Let Noncitizens Help Voters

Certain immigrants who are not U.S. citizens could serve as poll workers in California under legislation heading to Gov. Jerry Brown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2013

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Judge OKs Lawsuit Over Alleged Voting Discrimination In Anaheim

An Orange County Superior Court judge will allow a lawsuit claiming the elections process in the city of Anaheim leads to under-representation of Latinos on the City Council.

07/30/2013

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LA Mayoral Hopefuls Cast Their Ballots

LA’s mayoral hopefuls are out in force this election day, encouraging voters to cast their ballots.

03/05/2013

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Californians Reject Prop 38, Prop 30 Trails In Early Returns

Voters rejected Proposition 38 Tuesday night, which would have increased taxes to fund education.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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