mail in ballots

Here’s How to Get An ‘I Voted’ Sticker In Washington State
I was bummed as I dropped off my ballot this morning at the ballot box in Prosser because I see my Facebook friends in voting booth states sporting their "I voted" stickers. I think it would be great in mail-in ballot states if they included those stickers in our ballot envelope.
I did some…
State Democrats Threaten Lawsuit Against County Auditor
SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington State Democratic Party has threaten to sue the Pierce County Auditor over what it says are misleading instructions about mail-in ballots.
At a news conference in Seattle Thursday Party Chairman Jaxon Ravens said the party is considering legal action against Auditor Julie…
Don’t Delay. Election Day is a Week Away
Election Day is one week away. With so many issues on the ballot county elections officials say you voters should do it soon. The sooner voters hand in ballots into the county auditors, the earlier it will get counted after polls close. County Elections Manager Kathy Fisher says she expects 80 to 85…
Election Ballots Arriving in the Mail Today
Yakima County Elections Manager Kathy Fisher says ballots will be available by Wednesday. County Auditor Corky Mattingly says she predicts a high 80 percent turnout for the presidential election. Mattingly says the turnout will be similar to what it was in 2008...
Voter Registration Deadlines is Fast Approaching
There are two important deadlines fast approaching for anyone wanting to register to vote in the November election.  The county auditor will begin mailing ballots on Oct. 19.  This Saturday is the last day to postmark new voter registrations that are mailed in...
Voting Ballots Returns are Light for August 7 Primary
Turnout for the Aug. 7 primary in Yakima County is lean so far, says County Elections Manager Kathy Fisher. The auditor's office mailed out nearly 103,000 ballots on July 18, but not a lot have yet been returned. Fisher says only about 12 percent are waiting to be counted...