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Should Churches Be Involved in Politics? — Survey of the Day

The separation of church and state doesn’t mean religious leaders can’t express political opinions. And in the wake of President Obama’s endorsement of gay marriage there has been talk that some houses of worship may encourage their flock not to vote for the president in 2012 to protest his reversal on the issue.

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13 Things Congress Can Do to Improve Its Low Approval Rating

President Obama might not be the most popular politician on the federal level, but compared to the approval ratings for other federal officials, at least his are in double digits. Seriously, that’s not a joke. We wish it was.

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Magic Valley Election Results

Twin Falls County Sheriff Tom Carter beat back his Republican challenger Jack Johnson…Jerome County Sheriff Doug McFall handily beat challenger Dan Chatterton…It was an upset in Cassia County with Jay Heward unseating Sheriff Randy Kidd.   Minidoka County Sheriff Kevin Halverson easily won  over his challenger Kenneth Mort as did Lincoln County Sheriff  Kevin Ellis over

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Idaho Election Results

Elections officials say yesterday will likely be the lowest turnout in state history as far as elections go.  If true, that means less than 25 percent of Idaho's roughly 750,000 registered voters cast ballots.  Idaho Sec. of State Ben Ysursa says he believes the diminished numbers are directly connected to

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Long Island Politician Faces Election Day Challenge — From Her Husband

Michelle Schimel, a Democrat, has had a seat in the 16th Assembly in Long Island for four terms, so she’s accustomed to facing challengers. But this time around, she’ll have one she knows pretty well: her estranged husband, Mark, who’s running against her.

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More Deceptive Campaigning Accusations Being Claimed In Magic Valley

If nothing else this year’s political campaign in the Magic Valley has become more interesting than in the past with charges of deceptive practices being leveled against certain groups.  First, sample ballots were sent out recently to area voters promoting certain individuals for Precinct Committeemen.  But the sample ballots that were sent with the material had been altered to not contain the name of the opponent. 

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Vote Today!

Idahoans are heading to the polls today for the primary election.  Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  If you plan to cast your vote you will need three things:  A photo ID, your party affiliat

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Where Do I Vote?

It's time to make your voice heard and vote, but don't know where your official polling place is? Don't worry. We have the answer.

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Primary Election Changes

There are a lot of changes in this year's primary that will have a big effect on election results. The legislative district lines were re-drawn for this election cycle, changing polling places, who lawmakers represent and, in some cases, pitting incumbents against each other. But political analyst Dr. Jim Weatherby tells Idaho’s News Channel Seven  that redistricting will be a factor but it won't be the most influential element in the primaries on Tuesday.  

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Early Voting May Indicate Lower Expectations

If early voting is any indication some of the changes in voting procedures this year may  have an effect on the turnout for election day.  In some counties in the Magic Valley officials say the absentee voting has been a little slower this year.  Some county officials indicate that may be because those choosing to vote with a Republican ballot this year have to be registered as a Republican. 

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