The VOTE411.org online guide will allow voters to access personalized ballot information simply by entering a street address. Voters will also be able to find in-depth information about candidates, voter registration, voting requirements and rules, and poll locations. LWVMA is bringing this digital platform to Massachusetts voters across the state for the first time for the September 8 primary; only those candidates who face a challenger in the primary election on September 8 have been asked to respond to this primary guide.
Complete August 18, 2016 press release
The candidates for the Democratic Primary for the 3rd District Governor's Council are Marilyn Petitto Devaney, Watertown; Bill Humphrey, Newton; Peter Georgiou, Lincoln. The candidates for Middlesex County Sheriff are Peter Koutoujian from Waltham and Barry Kelleher of Wilmington.
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The forum will take place at NewTV studios at 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands. Candidates for Middlesex County Sheriff will start their forum at 6:45 p.m. and those for Governor's Council will begin at 8 p.m.
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August 11, 2016 press release