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Election Day 2012. What you need to know. Election day 2012 will have multiple items on the ballot for one to vote, in Sedgwick Co, it includes the following.. President/Vice President SG Co District Attorney SG Co. Sheriff SG Commission Senate Dist 25 Senate Dist 26 Senate Dist 29

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Election day 2012

Election Day 2012

What you need to know


On the ballot

  • Election day 2012 will have multiple items on the ballot for one to vote, in Sedgwick Co, it includes the following..

    • President/Vice President

    • SG Co District Attorney

    • SG Co. Sheriff

    • SG Commission

    • Senate Dist 25

    • Senate Dist 26

    • Senate Dist 29

    • Senate Dist 31

    • Senate Dist 32

    • US Rep Dist 4

On the ballot…


Requirements to vote

  • Must be a US citizen

  • Legal residency of your stat

  • 18 years old on or before election day

  • Cannot vote if you have been convicted with a felony and serving time in prison

  • Cannot vote if you have been declared mentally incompetent

Requirements to Vote


Requirements to be a candidate president

  • Natural-born citizen of United States

  • Permanent resident of the United States of America for at least 14 years

  • Can not have served more than one previous term as president

  • Can not have been impeached by the Senate

  • Can not have participated in a rebellion against the US

  • Must be at least 35 years of age

Requirements to be a Candidate (President)


Democratic party

  • Founded in 1828 and evolved from Anti-Federalists

  • Major political party of United States under Andrew Jackson until the civil war

  • Supports a social liberal, social democratic and progressive platform.

  • Has the lengthiest record of continuous operation in the US and is one of the oldest political parties of the world

Democratic Party


Republican party

  • Also known as GOP (Grand Old Party)

  • Founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854

  • 18 presidents have been Republicans

  • Generally conservative people in the political spectrum

Republican Party


President barack obama

  • Current President (44th)- Democrat

  • First African American president in history of US

  • Illinois Senator from 1997 to 2004

  • One time voted most respected and most powerful world leader (2009)

  • Graduate of Colombia and Harvard

President Barack Obama


Willard mitt romney

  • Current Governor of Massachusetts- Republican

  • Graduate of Stanford University

  • Served as President and CEO for the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics

  • Mormon based faith originally from Utah

  • Lost the 2004 race to be the Republican Presidential Candidate

Willard Mitt Romney


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