Auburn Hills http://michiganradio.org en U.S. Post Office is asking questions about missing absentee ballots in Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/us-post-office-asking-questions-about-missing-absentee-ballots-michigan <p>The U.S. Post Office is now looking into the hundreds of undelivered absentee ballots in southeast Michigan.</p><p></p><p>A spokesman for the United States Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General says it’s directed its special agents in Michigan to contact city clerks in Auburn Hills and Roseville to ask about the undelivered absentee ballots.</p><p></p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 16:12:53 +0000 Steve Carmody 9622 at http://michiganradio.org U.S. Post Office is asking questions about missing absentee ballots in Michigan Hundreds of Auburn Hills absentee ballots not delivered http://michiganradio.org/post/hundreds-auburn-hills-absentee-ballots-not-delivered <p>On October 3rd, Terry Kowal, City Clerk for Auburn Hills, sent out 1,455 absentee voting ballots to residents who had requested them.</p><p>She knew she had a problem about a week later.&nbsp; Calls started coming in from voters, saying things like, "Where's my ballot?&nbsp; My husband got his, but I didn't get mine."</p><p>"That always raises a red flag for clerks because they're mailed at the same time," Kowal told Michigan Radio.&nbsp; (And) they're filed alphabetically, so they'd be in the same mail tray."</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 18:41:22 +0000 Tracy Samilton 9598 at http://michiganradio.org