Tag Archives: election

SPECIAL COVERAGE: An issue of access

Voting can challenge those with disabilities; resources, support help bridge the gap By Kit Waggoner Special to the Southeast Express For some disabled voters it can be impossible to go to polling places, to understand the legalese used for ballot measures or even to fill

SPECIAL COVERAGE: Pulse of the presidential

Here’s what some college students have to say about the 2016 election and their voting habits By Bryan Ruminski Special to the Southeast Express On Nov. 8, 2016, Republican Donald J. Trump won the presidential election. The results are still debated today. We conducted a

SPECIAL COVERAGE: ‘College’ class

A look at the Electoral College … and how it could change By Lacey Berig Special to the Southeast Express The Electoral College has become controversial. The National Archives and Records Administration website says, “The Electoral College is a process, not a place.” It is

SPECIAL COVERAGE: Step up to the ballot box

Here’s the lowdown on this November’s election Registered voters, don’t forget to check that mailbox. El Paso County Clerk and Recorder Chuck Broerman announced Monday, Oct. 14, that about 409,000 ballots for the November election were sent. “We know the citizens in our county are

SPECIAL COVERAGE: District 11 candidate questionnaires

Four seats are open for the Colorado Springs School District 11 board of education on Nov. 5. Candidates are Mary Coleman, Darleen Daniels, Jason Jorgenson, Parth Melpakam, Vincent Puzick, Joseph Shelton, Chris Wallis and Conner Sargent. The following candidates responded to a questionnaire sent by

Foster: The clock is ticking …

Have you cast your ballot yet?  Hey you! Yeah, you! The one whose ballot is still sitting, unopened, under a pile of mail on the kitchen counter. Or maybe you opened it, but are still trying to figure out what it all means. Or perhaps

English, Williams to join D-2 board

District forgoes election, declares winners by acclamation A pair of new faces will be joining the Harrison School District 2 (D-2) Board of Education in November. Voters in Colorado Springs School District 11, on the other hand, will be asked which candidates of eight hopefuls

D2 seeks board candidates

  Two, four-year seats to be decided in November Southeast residents wanting to have an impact on the area’s academic future, take note. The Harrison School District 2 Board of Education is seeking candidates for the November ballot. Two, four-year seats are up for grabs