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Elections 2018

Polling Judge Donna Phillip, right, looks on as voters file into the UVI polling site.

2018 General Election Releases Count, Includes Absentee Ballots

The Board of Elections completed the Mail-In Absentee ballot counting on Friday, Nov. 16. Please see the attached unofficial report with the updated contests.

Upcoming Runoff Election Is Partial Legal Holiday

Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be a legal holiday across the territory as voters head to the polls again to vote in the Runoff Election scheduled for that day.
Sen. Alicia 'Chucky' Hansen and supporters of the Adlah 'Foncie' Donastorg/Hansen ticket join with members of the Albert Bryan/Sen. Tregenza Roach campaign Thursday evening. (Photo submitted by the Bryan/Roach campaign)

Plaskett, Hansen Endorse Bryan for Governor

Sen. Alicia "Chucky" Hansen has joined those endorsing Democrats Albert Bryan and running mate Sen. Tregenza Roach in the runoff election for governor Tuesday.
Polling Judge Donna Phillip, right, looks on as voters file into the UVI polling site.

Board of Elections Releases 2018 General Election Counting of Provisional Ballots

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, the Board of Elections of the St. Thomas-St. John District and the St. Croix District counted the Provisional Ballots. The attached unofficial report with the updated contests is attached.

Sen. Nereida “Nellie” Rivera O’Reilly Endorses Mapp/Potter Team

For the first time in decades the Virgin Islands has a governor who does not succumb to the demands of special interest groups, Sen. Nereida “Nellie” Rivera O’Reilly said this week.
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Elections System to Hold Run-off Election Early Voting Nov. 17, 18

Early Voting for the 2018 Run-Off Election is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 17, and Sunday, Nov. 18. Polls will be open on St. Croix and St. Thomas from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. On St. John, the polls will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Absentee Ballot Applications Available for 2018 Run-off Election

Supervisor of Elections Caroline F. Fawkes reminds the public that absentee applications are available for the 2018 Run-Off Election scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Donna Frett-Gregory celebrates a first place finish in Tuesday's election.

Democrats, Women Rule the Senate Races

Female candidates and Democrats swept the districts’ Senate races Tuesday night, including newcomers Donna Frett-Gregory and Alicia Barnes, who took the top spots on St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix, respectively.
Deputy Elections Superviser Kevermay Douglas and Elections Board member Lydia Hendricks begin the count Tuesday.

Unofficial Results Show Runoff Between Mapp and Bryan

After hours of waiting and speculation, the unofficial general election results point toward a gubernatorial runoff between incumbent Kenneth Mapp and Democratic challenger Albert Bryan, which has been scheduled for Nov. 20.
Polling Judge Donna Phillip, right, looks on as voters file into the UVI polling site.

V.I. Voters Swarming to the Polls

Voters headed out to the polls in droves early Tuesday, packing turnout numbers in an election that appears on track to easily crush the last gubernatorial election turnout. Polling places remain open until 7 p.m.

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