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Gant, group reach deal on early voting centers

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant and a group advocating for Native American voting rights have reached an agreement on satellite early voting centers.

Gant and representatives of the nonprofit group Four Directions on W…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD Senate panel declines to prohibit private funding for voting places

January 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — A South Dakota Senate panel sided with the Four Directions organization Wednesday by allowing private funding to continue to be used to pay for election polling places.

The Chamberlain-based group, which receives its money from American…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Voters defeat West Central Area Schools building referendum

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

Voters in the West Central Area School District soundly defeated a proposed $12.25 million referendum Tuesday to add on to the secondary school in Barrett.

The project would have added pre-K to 5th grade space, resulting in the closing of elementa…continue reading on echopress.com

Voters defeat West Central Area Schools building referendum

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

Voters in the West Central Area School District soundly defeated a proposed $12.25 million referendum Tuesday to add on to the secondary school in Barrett.

The project would have added pre-K to 5th grade space, resulting in the closing of elementa…continue reading on echopress.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Can Craig Guymon still vote?

October 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q: Since Craig Guymon was convicted of a felony for voting twice in the June election, can he still vote?

A: No. According to Secretary of State Jason Gant, if a person is convicted of a felony, he or she cannot vote. But that person can become el…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Online voter registration is now available to Minnesotan residents

October 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

Minnesotans can now apply online to register to vote or update their existing registration, thanks to an application developed by the office of the Minnesota secretary of state at mnvotes.org.

The online process will deliver convenience to voters,…continue reading on echopress.com

Online voter registration is now available to Minnesotan residents

October 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

Minnesotans can now apply online to register to vote or update their existing registration, thanks to an application developed by the office of the Minnesota secretary of state at mnvotes.org.

The online process will deliver convenience to voters,…continue reading on echopress.com

SD board defers stand on Indian voting stations

August 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic

State needs to see if federal funds can be used for proposal.
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3 SD tribes seek state help for voting stations

July 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Three American Indian tribes in South Dakota and a voting-rights group have asked state election officials to help set up satellite voter registration and absentee voting offices for tribal members who live far from county courthouses.
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Petition aims to protect citizen-initiated measures

July 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK — A Bismarck man wants to amend the state constitution so lawmakers can’t infringe on the ability of North Dakotans to petition to put an issue up for a statewide vote. Continue Reading