5,000 ballots mailed to Pullman wards
November 9, 2023
COLFAX — The Whitman County Auditor’s Office released Thursday, Nov. 2, that 5,000 new ballots for Tuesday’s election were mailed out to voters in rural precincts and wards 1 and 2 in Pullman who had received ballots for the wrong voting precinct.
Reports said the error was a sorting error by the county’s ballot distribution vendor.
“We realize this creates an inconvenience for the voting public, but it’s important our election counts every vote from this proper jurisdiction,” said Whitman County Auditor Sandy Jamison, noting that recognizing the vendor’s error early, they h...