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  My Voting Information and Links Page
The Election Center, a group that claims to be a non-profit organization, educating election officials about the latest laws, regulations, and technologies.
An interview with an election official from a locality that uses optical scan devices.
It seems that a Diebold technician ran the nuts-and-bolts of the 2004 General Election in Gaston County, North Carolina.
www.cs.duke.edu /~justin/voting   (1476 words)

  
  North Carolina General Assembly - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The North Carolina General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of North Carolina.
It is made up of the North Carolina House of Representatives (once the North Carolina House of Commons) and theNorth Carolina Senate which have 120 and 50 members, respectively.
The General Assembly meets in the state capital of Raleigh, North Carolina.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/North_Carolina_General_Assembly   (119 words)

  
 North Carolina Council of State election, 2004 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elections to chose members of the North Carolina Council of State weld held on Tuesday, November 2, 2004.
The U.S. Presidential election, 2004, U.S. House election, 2004, U.S. Senate election, 2004, North Carolina gubernatorial election, 2004, and North Carolina General Assembly election, 2004, and North Carolina judicial elections, 2004 were all held on the same day.
On August 24, 2005, the General Assembly met in a joint session to vote on the disputed election.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/North_Carolina_Council_of_State_election,_2004   (772 words)

  
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 Encyclopedia: North Carolina
The flag of North Carolina is defined by law as follows That the flag of North Carolina shall consist of a blue union, containing in the center thereof a white star with the letter N in gilt on the left and the letter C in gilt on the right of...
North Carolina is one of the thirteen colonies that revolted against British rule in the American Revolution.
It is bordered by South Carolina on the south, Georgia on the southwest, Tennessee on the west, Virginia on the north, and the Atlantic Ocean on the east.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/North-Carolina   (9266 words)

  
 North Carolina Republican Party Platform
The North Carolina Republican Party represents the values of the majority of North Carolinians.
It is the party that should lead the state of North Carolina.
The North Carolina Republican Party believes strongly in the sanctity of all human life.
www.ncgop.org /reference/platform.html   (4478 words)

  
 North Carolina Record Retention Schedules - General Assembly
From 1665 to the mid-1690s, the assembly was unicameral--a single body composed of the governor, his Council, and members elected by the freeholders of the colony.
The region north and east of Cape Fear became an administrative unit of the province and became known as North Carolina.
The state constitution was amended in 1861 to dissolve the union between North Carolina and the United States, and to ratify the constitution of the provisional government of the Confederate States of America.
www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us /Records/schedules/ga.htm   (2262 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: North Carolina
It is bounded on the north by Virginia, east and south-east by the Atlantic Ocean, south by South Carolina and Georgia, and west and north-west by Tennessee.
The climate is generally equable, and North Carolina produces nearly all the crops grown in the United States with the exception of sub-tropical cane and fruits.
North Carolina was originally inhabited by various tribes of Indians, the three principal ones being the Tuscaroras in the east, the Catawbas in the centre, and the Cherokees in the west.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11108a.htm   (3228 words)

  
 Press Releases
North Carolina Newspapers reported serious voting problems starting with the first day of early voting in the 2004 General Election and continuing through Election Day and beyond.
The pressure against hand counting and for the fastest possible calls of elections comes not from the public, but from the media, whose motive is profit, not good government, and also from election officials who are concerned about the ease of administering elections.
North Carolina should avoid the experience of Ireland where, according to a story in the Irish Times, the government must write off 50 million euros already invested in DREs after its Independent Commission on Electronic Voting reported serious deficiencies of security and accuracy with the systems.
www.ncvoter.net /Press.html   (1034 words)

  
 The UNC Policy Manual: 100.1
The General Assembly shall provide for the selection of trustees of the University of North Carolina and of the other institutions of higher education, in whom shall be vested all the privileges, rights, franchises, and endowments heretofore granted to or conferred upon the trustees of these institutions.
The Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina shall be known and distinguished by the name of "the University of North Carolina" and shall continue as a body politic and corporate and by that name shall have perpetual succession and a common seal.
The president of the University of North Carolina shall be the chief administrative and executive officer of the University.
www.northcarolina.edu /content.php/legal/policymanual/uncpolicymanual_100_1.htm   (11851 words)

  
 North Carolina Board of Nursing Election 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-24)
Nominations of candidates for election of licensed practical nurse members shall be made by written petition signed by not less than 10 licensed practical nurses eligible to vote in the election.
Of the public members appointed by the General Assembly, one shall be appointed by the General Assembly upon the recommendation of the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, and one shall be appointed by the General Assembly upon the recommendation of the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Candidates eligible for election to the Board as nurse educators are not eligible for election as the at-large member.
www.ncbon.com /Election2004/90_171_21.asp   (977 words)

  
 NC Museum of History: History Highlights - Twentieth-Century North Carolina
North Carolina is the first state to plant soybeans as a commercial commodity.
North Carolina is the second-most-industrialized state in the South, with an output of a billion dollars per year.
Graham is president of the University of North Carolina and one of the South’s best-known liberals.
nchistory.dcr.state.nc.us /nchh/twentieth.html   (6560 words)

  
 The Command Post - 2004 US Presidential Election - North Carolina Archives
Elections workers and reporters crammed themselves into a tiny storage room Tuesday and angled for their best views of a fl metal box the size of a large briefcase.
State election officials said the final count of the provisional ballots, given to voters who recently moved into a district or have other problems that can't be resolved on Election Day, probably won't be complete until early next week.
Amendment 2: Constitutional amendment to provide that the General Assembly may place the clear proceeds of civil penalties, civil forfeitures and civil fines collected by a state agency in a state fund to be used exclusively for maintaining free public schools.
www.command-post.org /2004/2_archives/cat_north_carolina.html   (6903 words)

  
 Defend Traditional Marriage in North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-24)
In the 2004 election, such amendments to state Constitutions passed in eleven states, by an average of 70 percent of the vote.
North Carolinians would vote in support of traditional marriage, but are not being given the chance.
In 2003, North Carolina State Senator Jim Forrester (R-Gaston) introduced a bill to amend the North Carolina Constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman.
www.eco.freedom.org /el/20050301/cox.shtml   (825 words)

  
 North Carolina
North Carolina goes from 14 electoral votes to 15 as a result of the 2000 Census
North Carolina, which went Republican by a very narrow margin in 1992, and a close but wider margin in 1996, went solidly into the GOP column in 2000, as Bush-Cheney secured a plurality of 373,471 votes (12.83 percentage points).
North Carolina did not see much activity at the presidential level, with the exception of the second presidential debate, held on Oct. 11 at Wake Forest University.
www.gwu.edu /~action/2004/states/nc.htm   (367 words)

  
 Voting Absentee Ballots by Mail   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-24)
Any registered voter is authorized to vote by mail an absentee ballot in any primary or election conducted by the county board of elections.
In the past, voters were required to have a valid reason for voting absentee, but the 1999 North Carolina General Assembly passed laws to amend the absentee voting process.
ยง163.227.2(a1) was amended to allow voters to cast an absentee one-stop ballot in the general election in even numbered years (i.e., 2000, 2002, 2004) without having to provide an excuse.
www.co.cleveland.nc.us /public/boe/absenteebymail.htm   (380 words)

  
 North Carolina Republican Party
Bill's primary responsibilities include serving as the chief political strategist for the party, liaison to the General Assembly, supervisor of the redistricting support effort, and, in the absence of the Chairman, the principal spokesperson for the Party.
Bill is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 1987.
After the 2002 General Election, he left the Party to work as Legal Counsel for the House Majority Leader in the North Carolina General Assembly and rejoined the NCGOP staff in August 2004.
www.ncgop.org /contact/staff.asp   (1148 words)

  
 The Mountain Times
The filing period was originally scheduled for February and the primary set for May, but court challenges to North Carolina districts ratified by the General Assembly in November 2003 postponed both dates.
Two Democratic candidates for the North Carolina House of Representatives — Cullie Tarleton and Dan Hense— paid $207 to register their names for the July 20 primary ballot.
The other alternative is one-stop voting which permits voters to cast their ballots at the Board of Elections office during the two weeks preceding an election.
www.mountaintimes.com /mtweekly/2004/0429/election.php3   (693 words)

  
 Defend Traditional Marriage in North Carolina - Judson Cox
In the 2004 election, such amendments to state constitutions passed in eleven states, by an average of 70% of the vote.
In 2003, NC State Senator Jim Forrester (R-Gaston) introduced a bill to amend the North Carolina Constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman.
Judson Cox is a political columnist from the mountains of North Carolina.
www.juntosociety.com /guest2005/cox/jc_dtm_021705.html   (860 words)

  
 Tennessee election results 2004 - washingtonpost.com
Hart said he doesn't expect to win the general election, but he hopes to get his message out that "less favored races" should be discouraged from reproducing or immigrating to the United States.
In the 2002 elections, Bredesen, a former mayor of Nashville, narrowly beat Republican Rep. Van Hilleary in an $18 million governor's race, the most expensive in state history.
Also in the 2002 elections, Lamar Alexander, the former governor and two-time presidential candidate, defeated Democratic Rep. Bob Clement to keep retiring Senator Fred Thompson's seat in GOP hands.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/elections/2004/tn   (429 words)

  
 North Carolina General Assembly - NCGA - Redistricting Concepts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-24)
The North Carolina General Assembly is required to redraw the US House districts for North Carolina and the NC Senate and House districts after every Census.
For the 40 counties in North Carolina covered by Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, this means avoiding "retrogression," or worsening the position of racial minorities with respect to the effective exercise of their voting rights.
The General Assembly and its redistricting plans are also subject to lawsuits if considerations of race impermissibly dominate the redistricting process.
www.ncga.state.nc.us /Redistricting/Concepts/Concepts.html   (1207 words)

  
 Colorado election results 2004 - washingtonpost.com
The Senate race generated by the retirement of Republican Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell is being watched closely throughout the nation because it could determine control of the Senate.
In 2004, he announced he would join a Denver law firm when he leaves Congress, and promised not to force a special election when he leaves.
In the 2002 elections, Republican incumbent Senator Wayne Allard defeated Democrat Tom Strickland in a rematch of their 1996 match-up that Allard also won.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/elections/2004/co   (552 words)

  
 North Carolina General Assembly information - Search.com
The North Carolina General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of North Carolina.
It is made up of the North Carolina House of Representatives (formerly the North Carolina House of Commons) and the North Carolina Senate, which have 120 and 50 members, respectively.
The General Assembly meets in the state capital of Raleigh, North Carolina.
www.search.com /reference/North_Carolina_General_Assembly   (181 words)

  
 UNC-TV ONLINE:Pressroom
Election 2004: Election Night airs live on Tuesday, November 2 from 9 PM until 11 PM.
North Carolina Now senior correspondent Mitchell Lewis will report live from the Raleigh Convention and Conference Center, where the Democratic Party will gather to eye election results.
Providing analysis and commentary are Steve Greene, political scientist from North Carolina State University; Jarvis Hall, political scientist from North Carolina Central University; and Ferrel Guillory, lecturer for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Program on Southern Politics, Media and Public Life.
www.unctv.org /pressroom/election/electionnight.html   (397 words)

  
 North Carolina Republican Party
We have already seen the first push from homosexual activists in North Carolina – to try to link their movement to the civil rights movement of women and fls in order to receive special protection.
The only way to prevent judicial activists from overturning North Carolina’s marriage laws is to pass a constitutional amendment.
Here in North Carolina we must not stand idly by and let the purity of marriage be destroyed.
ncgop.org /chairmanscorner/062305MarriageAmendment.asp   (908 words)

  
 ipedia.com: North Carolina General Assembly Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-24)
It is made up of the North Carolina House of Representatives and the North Carolina Senate which have...
It is made up of the North Carolina House of Representatives and the North Carolina Senate which have 120 and 50 members, respectively.
Historically it meet in the capitol building, however since 1963 the legislature has met in the North Carolina Legislative Buidling.
www.ipedia.com /north_carolina_general_assembly.html   (149 words)

  
 North Carolina Family Policy Council
The North Carolina State Lottery Commission announced their choice to lead the state lottery on Thursday—the same day a former lottery commissioner was in the news again about further improprieties.
A third member of the North Carolina Lottery Commission has resigned, making this the third departure from the panel in three weeks.
The North Carolina Lottery Commission met again on Wednesday, November 9, mostly behind closed doors as they considered candidates for the position of lottery director.
www.ncfpc.org   (486 words)

  
 NRA-ILA :: Current Legislation - State
North Carolina`s Right-to-Carry permit holders are no longer required to complete an additional license application and background check before purchasing a handgun, thanks to a new law (HB 817) signed by Governor Mike Easley (D) and supported by NRA-ILA.
North Carolina Right-to-Carry permit applicants must pass an extensive background check and complete a firearm safety training course before receiving their permit to carry.
Despite the unfounded predictions of "wild west" shoot-outs from the gun control lobby, states with Right-to-Carry laws have lower violent crime rates across the board.
www.nraila.org /CurrentLegislation/Read.aspx?ID=1208   (229 words)

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