Kentucky Secretary of State http://wfpl.org en Number of Kentucky Registered Voters Increases http://wfpl.org/post/number-kentucky-registered-voters-increases <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>3,105,349.</p><p>That’s the number of Kentuckians who are now registered to vote in advance of the primary on May&nbsp;20.</p><p>The number is over a two percent increase from two years ago, according to the Kentucky Secretary of State’s Office.</p><p>There are about 400 seats up for a vote this year, from judgeships to state legislators up to the hotly contested U.S. Senate reelection campaign of Mitch McConnell.</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Jonathan Meador 9260 at http://wfpl.org Number of Kentucky Registered Voters Increases After Redistricting, Voters Urged to Preview November Ballots http://wfpl.org/post/after-redistricting-voters-urged-preview-november-ballots <P>Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson is urging voters to check out prospective ballots at a <A href="https://indianavoters.in.gov/PublicSite/Public/FT1/PublicOnBallotSearch.aspx">state website </A>before the November elections.<p> <P>Lawson says voters should go online to see which candidates will appear on their ballots Nov. 6 and to check whether they were placed in a new district.<p> <P>"Because of redistricting, some people may not recognize the names on their ballot. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 21:21:19 +0000 Rick Howlett 1986 at http://wfpl.org More Than 2,000 Kentuckians To Cast Votes From Overseas http://wfpl.org/post/more-2000-kentuckians-cast-votes-overseas <P>Absentee ballots are on their way to more than two-thousand Kentuckians overseas.<p> Many of the ballots are going to men and women in the military.<p> Kentucky <A href="http://www.sos.ky.gov/">Secretary of State</A> Alison Lundergan Grimes is proposing some changes in election laws to help military men and women. One of them would allow military personnel to vote by e-mail. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 19:52:29 +0000 Stu Johnson, Kentucky Public Radio 1802 at http://wfpl.org More Than 2,000 Kentuckians To Cast Votes From Overseas