Thursday, October 20, 2016
House Democratic Leader, David J. Toscano (D-Charlottesville/Albemarle)
With Monday, October 17th. tje last day to register to vote in the November 8th presidential elections the on voter registration systems collapsed under the load of last-minute attempts to register. It took a federal judge to validate and force a 5-day extension to midnight Friday.
State law closes registration 21 days in advance of election with no exceptions.
House Democratic Leader, David J. Toscano (D-Charlottesville/Albemarle), today announced that a proposed change in state law to address emergencies that prevent citizens attempting to register from doing so in time of emergency. The proposed law would allow the S
Besides the rally for 8th District Republican candidate Greg Habeeb on Sunday Governor Bob McDonnell will be at the Hotel Roanoke at 10:00 a.m. attending the 1-116th Infantry Battalion Freedom Salute.
Press Release from Habeeb campaign: SALEM – Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, Sixth District Congressman Bob Goodlatte and State Senator Ralph Smith will all join Eighth District House of Delegates candidate Greg Habeeb for a rally at his headquarters Sunday at 2 p.m.
State Senator Smith, Congressman Goodlatte, Governor McDonnell and Habeeb will meet with volunteers and supporters, thanking them for their hard work and reminding them to vote on Tuesday.
“I am very excited to have Senator Smith, Congressman Goodlatte and Governor McDonnell here with us,” said Habeeb. “The possibility of inclement weather on Tuesday will make voter turnout even more critical than we anticipated. Having this kind of Conservative star power here will encourage our supporters to head to the polls on Election Day.”
Media space will be reserved for the rally. Smith, Goodlatte, McDonnell and Habeeb will be available for interviews about the special election, which is on Tuesday, January 11.
Headquarters is located at 115 Roanoke Blvd, Salem VA 24153.
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Election 2011, Elections, Politics, State Politics
Tags: Election 2011, Elections, governor, house_of_delegates, republican