Stories tagged: "Barb Byrum"


Ballots being prepared for early voters. Photo courtesy Taylor City Clerk Cindy Bower.
A Tidal Wave of Ballots: More Than 2.5 Million Michiganders Have Already Voted in the 2020 Election

Before the sun rises on Election Day, Michigan will already be halfway past the total votes cast in 2016.

Photo by Franz Knight
Michiganders Are Confident Their State Is Ready for November. Here’s Why.

Michigan has been preparing for Nov. 3 since before the pandemic began. Experts and Michiganders have faith in the system.

FILE - In this June 9, 2020, file photo, election workers process mail-in ballots during a nearly all-mail primary election  (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Michigan Senate Approves Early Processing of Ballots—Here’s What That Means for You

Local and county clerks are cheering on the ballots processing decision, saying it's "desperately needed" for November.

Ingham County Clerk Barbara Byrum. Photo courtesy Ingham County.
‘I’m Accountable to the Voters:’ A Day in the Life of Lansing’s County Clerk

For Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum, the day is about text messages, coffee and civic responsibility.