BALLOTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BALLOTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Election-by-mail trend changing how Utahns vote and campaign http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58481150-90/mail-voting-election-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58481150-90/mail-voting-election-county.html.csp">Election-by-mail trend changing how Utahns vote and campaign</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T22:05:37.991-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Nov. 4 election is still a month away, but hundreds of thousands of Utah voters already are receiving their ballots by mail — or will within days. The trend is changing how candidates campaign, and how parties get out the vote. About a third of Utah’s counties — nine of 29 — this year are conducting elections almost entirely by mail, and either have sent their ballots already or will by law by Tuesday. The rest of the counties also allow individual voters the choice to request ballots by mai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58481150@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 22:05:37 MDT MLB: Could Jeter be the first with perfect Hall vote? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58446277-77/vote-hall-baseball-fame.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58446277-77/vote-hall-baseball-fame.html.csp">MLB: Could Jeter be the first with perfect Hall vote?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HOWIE RUMBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T23:28:58.199-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Derek Jeter has had as close to perfect a career as a major leaguer can have. Still, five years from now, don’t expect the New York Yankees’ captain to be a unanimous selection to baseball’s Hall of Fame. That’s not a knock. He’d be in pretty impressive company. Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron and Cal Ripken Jr. all dominated the game, and all came up short. Tom Seaver, the top vote-getter by percentage, was left off five ballots. If there’s anyone worthy of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584462772014-09-23T23:28:58.199-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-23T23:28:58.199-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58446277@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:28:58 MDT Judge: Add two rejected school board candidates to ballots http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402774-78/election-waddoups-board-candidates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402774-78/election-waddoups-board-candidates.html.csp">Judge: Add two rejected school board candidates to ballots</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:10:42.185-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Thursday suggested the entire Nov. 4 election for the state school board might be invalid. But at the end of a hearing on a lawsuit that challenges the Utah Board of Education election process, U.S. District Court Judge Clark Waddoups only ordered that the names of two previously rejected candidates be placed on the ballot for the November election. That decision followed Waddoups’ ruling last Friday that the process of picking state school board candidates for the ballot is ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402774@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:10:42 MDT