articles tagged "election"

Elections in El Salvador

Monday, 3 February 2014 | buzz
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An update from 2014 elections in El Salvador. more »

Ozanne Running For Attorney General

Friday, 8 November 2013 | ioby
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In Our Backyard producer Dylan Brogan asks Ismael Ozanne about the issues he’ll focus on if elected and about being labeled an “extreme partisan” by the Republican Party of Wisconsin. more »

Election Day: Stacy Harbaugh, ACLU

Tuesday, 6 November 2012 | buzz
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In this special Election Day edition, our host Aaron Perry interviewed Stacy Harbaugh, Communications Director of the Wisconsin chapter of the ACLU on Tuesday November 6. She is here to speak about voting rights and election issues. The Hotline, 866-Our-Vote, is available all day today for those who have questions regarding voting or wish to report any problems with the polls. Non-partisan attorneys who are specialists in Wisconsin laws will be on the hotline to answer the questions.   While Election Day registration is still possible, there have been other changes made to Wisconsin voting laws, Stacy explains. The corroboration ban will no longer allow for another to vouch for one’s residency should they lack the acceptable documents. Also, the [...] more »

President Obama to Visit Madison Again

Friday, 2 November 2012 | Molly Stentz

WORT 89.9 FM will broadcast the visit by President Obama on Monday, November 5th.   The event opens at 7am. Many streets downtown will be closed, some as early as Sunday morning. Parking will be limited. Buses will be rerouted. The 100 and 200 blocks of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard will be closed starting 8 AM on Sunday, November 4th.   Closure(s) starting at 11 AM, Sunday, November 4th: Main Street, Doty Street and Wilson Street, (all) from Carroll Street to Pinckney Street The entire inner Capitol Square The 100 blocks of W. Washington Avenue, State Street, Wisconsin Avenue and E. Washington Avenue. Closures starting at 3 AM, Monday, November 5th: The 100 and 200 blocks of S. Pinckney [...] more »

Recall Election June 5th

Friday, 25 May 2012 | Molly Stentz
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Wisconsin will hold a special Recall election on Tuesday, June 5th, for Governor Scott Walker, Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, and 4 State Senators. WORT will broadcast live election news beginning at 8pm. Tune in to 89.9 FM Tuesday, June 5th, from 8-11 PM for live coverage of this historic event. more »

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