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synonyms for absentee

  • remote
  • absent
  • distant
  • oblivious
See also synonyms for: absentees
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How to use absentee in a sentence

A voter returning an absentee ballot must insert the ballot into the secrecy envelope, and then insert that envelope into a larger envelope that carries the mailing address and postage.
PHILADELPHIA ELECTION OFFICIAL WARNS ‘NAKED BALLOTS’ MAY INVALIDATE UP TO 100,000 VOTESMICHELLE LEESEPTEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In keeping with the national trend, a record number of Ohio’s nearly 8 million registered voters are expected to cast absentee ballots in November to avoid spreading the coronavirus at the polls.
BEFORE LIMITING BALLOT DROP BOXES TO ONE PER COUNTY, TOP OHIO ELECTION OFFICIALS SECRETLY CONSULTED PROMOTER OF DEBUNKED VOTING FRAUD FEARSBY MIKE SPIES AND JAKE PEARSONSEPTEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
Thirty-four states and the District of Columbia already allowed anyone to vote absentee.
VOTE BY MAIL: WHICH STATES ALLOW ABSENTEE VOTINGKATE RABINOWITZ, BRITTANY MAYESSEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You may find other websites that claim to show the early voting and absentee ballot rules for your state, but it’s super-important to double-check that information on your state’s website.
WHY YOU SHOULD VOTE AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE (AND HOW TO DO IT)JOHN KENNEDYSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
New Hampshire only accepts requests for absentee ballots by mail.
IT’S TIME TO CHECK YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION—HERE’S HOWJOHN KENNEDYSEPTEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
An unprecedented two-thirds of all ballots in the New York primary were cast via absentee ballots, which took the New York State Board of Elections a full month to tabulate and declare a winner in the 15th congressional district.
RITCHIE TORRES, SET TO BE FIRST OUT AFRO-LATINO IN CONGRESS, SEEKS BIG CHANGES AMID COVIDCHRIS JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Find out the deadlines for absentee ballot applications and postmarked ballots, and if these dates may change as a result of litigation.
REPORTING RECIPE: HOW TO REPORT ON VOTING BY MAILBY RACHEL GLICKHOUSE AND JESSICA HUSEMANSEPTEMBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
The measure sets aside $5 billion to expand voting options, including early in-person voting and mail-in absentee ballots for every state.
TRENDING NEWS FOR OUR COMMUNITYTANYA CHRISTIANAUGUST 28, 2020ESSENCE.COM
All six of those states allow absentee ballot voting or mail-in voting without providing any reason for voting by mail.
THE BIGGEST THREAT TO MAIL-IN VOTING ISN’T SECURITY—IT’S POLITICSMATTHEWHEIMERAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
In Alabama, which pays state employees an extra $165 or more a day to manage absentee ballot applications and mailings, Lee County Circuit Court Clerk Mary Roberson recently gave up this side job.
FOR ELECTION ADMINISTRATORS, DEATH THREATS HAVE BECOME PART OF THE JOBBY JESSICA HUSEMANAUGUST 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO ABSENTEE

  • absentee
  • bolter
  • escapee
  • quitter
  • truant
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