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WAMC New York News
12:42 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

Vermont Election Wrap-Up

Burlington, VT – There were expected and unexpected results in Tuesday's Vermont elections. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley takes a look at the results.

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WAMC New York News
12:40 pm
Wed November 3, 2004

HV Elections Yield Incumbent Victories

Kingston, NY – Election races in the Hudson Valley left few on the edges of their seats. Incumbents in the area will retain their congressional, and state senate and assembly positions. More from WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne.

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WAMC New York News
10:22 pm
Tue November 2, 2004

Local Election Update

Albany, NY – WAMC's Senior Correspondent Brian Shields, Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson, and Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne joined Joe Donahue and Susan Abetter from local camps to bring us the latest in you local elections.

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WAMC New York News
12:03 pm
Tue November 2, 2004

Watching the New York Vote

Albany, NY – While much of the attention has been on Florida after the problems in the 2000 election, poll watchers in New york are also staying busy to make sure people can vote and that their votes will be counted. WAMC's Senior Correspondent Brian Shields reports.

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WAMC New York News
12:01 pm
Tue November 2, 2004

A Morning in the Life of Poll Workers

Plattsburgh, NY – Many voters planned to get to the poll early today to cast their ballot. But what about the people who man the polls? North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was with poll workers in Plattsburgh, New York as they began what's expected to be a long and busy day.

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WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Tue November 2, 2004

Berkshire Voters Expect Drawn-Out Election Results

Great Barrington, MA – With election day finally here and a native son running for president, WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson checked in with Massachusetts voters this morning in the Berkshires. She filed this report.

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WAMC New York News
3:52 pm
Mon November 1, 2004

High Voter Turn Out Expected in New York - IDs Required

Albany, NY – The State Board of Elections reports that over 750,000 New Yorkers have registered to vote for the first time in next Tuesday's elections. Because of changes made by Congress after the 2000 elections, the new voters are required to show ID at their polling place. A high voter turn out is expected, and there are worries that there may be confusion at the polls about what kind of identification is acceptable. WAMC's Capitol Correspondent Karen Dewitt reports.

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WAMC New York News
3:47 pm
Mon November 1, 2004

Western Mass. to Pick Rep for Little-Known Institution

Great Barrington, MA – Voters in Western Massachusetts will cast their ballots tomorrow for a representative to a little-known group that determines judicial appointments in the state. More from WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson.

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WAMC New York News
3:47 pm
Mon November 1, 2004

New Amtrak Carry-on Limits in Effect

Rensselaer, NY – Amtrak has begun to strictly enforce limits for carry-on bags. Passengers are now allowed no more than two carry-on bags that weigh no more than 50 pounds each. More from North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.

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WAMC New York News
3:45 pm
Mon November 1, 2004

Activists Pledge to Protest Major Voting Problems

Kingston, NY – Community activists across the country are pledging to protest Wednesday if they spot major problems Election Day. A New York-based group is among the civil rights, labor, and peace groups that launched the pledge campaign. More from WAMC's Allison Dunne.

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