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How to see candidate information on Vote411

1. Go to:  Vote411.org
2. Type in your address on the left side of the page (the system needs your address in order to send you only the candidates that you will be voting for.)
3. Click on "Enter"
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018 -- SC Primary Elections

Polls open 7:00 am - 7:00 pm; click here for information on absentee voting by mail or in-person: https://www.scvotes.org/absentee-voting

Judge requires EPA to produce research

LINK to Scientific American Article.

On Friday, June 8, the chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, Beryl Howell, ordered the EPA:

"Particularly troubling is the apparent premise of this agency challenge to the FOIA request, namely: that the evidentiary basis for a policy or factual statement by an agency head, including about the scientific factors contributing to climate change, is inherently unknowable."

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 -- Primary Runoffs

Polls open at 7 a.m.

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Justice Department will not defend individual mandate

Click here to read article in NY Times