The Montgomery County Board of Elections needs registered voters and high school students to serve as election workers at polling places for the Presidential General Election on November 8. According to a BOE news release, there is an urgent need for judges in Rockville, Potomac, Bethesda, Cabin John, Chevy Chase, Darnestown and Boyds. Bilingual volunteers […]
Kentlands resident Neil Harris has won election to the Gaithersburg City Council. Harris was appointed to the position a year ago when Jud Ashman vacated his Council seat to become mayor. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Harris talks about his first city election, what’s next and he shares his thoughts on the mayoral race. Harris […]
Watch the Rockville Chamber of Commerce election debates produced by Montgomery Community Media, and moderated by Bruce Romer. City of Rockville Mayoral Debate 2013 [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAwoFKbrMF8[/youtube] Candidates: Mark Pierzchala Bridget Donnell Newton City of Rockville City Council Debate 2013 [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYb4kkxkUbo[/youtube] Candidates: Julie Palakovich Carr Beryl Feinberg Don Hadley Tom Moore Virginia Onley Claire Marcuccio Whitaker The […]
At 10:15 on December 6, Governor Martin O’Malley signed proclamations declaring the results of the election for measures submitted for voter approval. Based on election returns, O’Malley declared by proclamation that a majority of votes were cast in favor of three constitutional amendments, three referendums by petition – Questions 4, 5, and 6 – and […]
Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett recently recognized and thanked 20 individuals and organizations that helped pass the Dream Act in Maryland, including former Montgomery College student Johnathan Jayes-Green. Take a look. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgWYxz4z4F0 [/youtube] Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.
Ballot Question A passed overwhelmingly on November 6. Council member Phil Andrews sponsored the original legislation regarding hiring individuals with severe disabilities for county positions. Now Andrews has proposed a disability hiring program for Montgomery County. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6D4n08uHO4[/youtube] Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.
Although absentee and provisional ballots are still being counted, it is clear that early voting will be remembered as a winner in Montgomery Coujnty. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports that Election Day went smoothly in Montgomery County. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Svh_w4f9BNg[/youtube] For more information about election results and voter turnout, visit www.777vote.org. The election results will be certified on […]
“Despite some long lines – Election Day ran smoothly in Montgomery County,” said Marjorie Rohrer, spokesperson for the Board of Elections. “Early voting was a success, we had 12.65% of our voters take advantage of it and even though the lines were long the response has been overwhelmingly positive,” she said. “Voter turnout on Election […]