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Sunday, October 26, 2008

Time Off to Vote for Employees A State by State Survey. My Australian co-workers could not BELIEVE that the US holds elections on a Tuesday. "What if your boss doesn't let you out to vote?!" I really like having them on a Saturday here.

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UK General elections (the ones where you vote for new government) are on a Thursday and held in schools so kids get the day off :) Opening times are normally 7am until 10pm, i think.

Can't remember about local council elections but maybe they are the same.
» WeeB » 2008-10-26 13:55:11
 
Thanks for your link to my post on voitng.
» John Phillips [www] » 2008-10-28 02:30:07
 
Yep, council elections and all are on Thursdays in UK. And open late and early.
» Emily [www] » 2008-10-30 16:39:37
 
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