Sentence Examples with the word election day

A law of 1901 provided for a system of initiative whereby any question of public policy might be submitted to popular vote upon the signature of a written petition therefor by onetenth of the registered voters of the state; such a petition must be filed at least 60 days before the election day when it is to be voted upon, and not more than three questions by initiative may be voted on at the same election; to become operative a measure must receive a majority of all votes cast in the election.

Bribery has decreased in such states since the change of election day to that of the rest of the country.

The date conflicted with the Election Day for sheriff but Cynthia repeated her promise to vote absentee.