[8/28/19] Primary Results Certified

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Results of the 2019 Primary were certified by the secretary of state’s office. Turnout of 29.56% makes it the highest odd-year Primary since 2009, which came in at 31.04%. The new statewide election management system, VoteWA, performed as expected. With the new Same Day Registration law in effect, thousands of individuals were able to register […]

[6/27/19] New Voter Registration In WA

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Washington state intends to move ahead with a new voter-registration system ahead of the Aug. 6 primary despite concerns from election officials in a handful of counties about problems they’ve encountered. Concerns stem from the transition from the previous system to the new $9.5 million project, called VoteWA. In addition to shutting down the state’s […]