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Political Mudslinging Ahead of Hurlock Town Elections

HURLOCK, Md. – The sign outside Samantha McDonald’s home says it. With Hurlock’s town elections coming up in a couple weeks, she plans to vote for challenger Michael Henry as mayor. A choice she says she’ll stick to instead of re-electing Mayor Joyce Spratt. “I feel like she’s done a great job in this town, […]

Hawkeye labor council endorses candidates | Political News

WATERLOO — The Hawkeye Area Labor Council, AFL-CIO, has released its endorsements for local candidates in the upcoming municipal elections. The coalition of labor unions is endorsing three Waterloo City Council candidates, including Tom Powers in Ward 1, Pat Morrissey in Ward 3 and Cody Leistikow in Ward 5. HALC also is endorsing Cedar Falls […]

New Ads out as election nears for Monroe County Sheriff

Monroe County Sheriff candidated Patrick O’Flynn and Todd Baxter at a debate last week.{ } Both have new political ads airing as the election nears. Rochester, N.Y. – Election Day is three weeks away, and both candidates for Monroe County Sheriff are attempting to reach voters with new campaign ads. “I’ve seen the ads. Sheriff O’fFynn […]

Politifact partners with Gazette-Mail to fact-check WV politicians | Politics

Words matter. Context matters. So goes some of the mantra behind Politifact, a fact-checking, online journalism source that will be measuring the accuracy of West Virginia politicians’ statements through May 2018. Politifact is partnering with the Charleston Gazette-Mail to provide its fact-checking services in West Virginia through the May primary election. It also is partnering […]