Comments on: How to stay relevant (or at least give yourself a fighting chance) Mon, 09 Nov 2015 02:04:23 +0000 hourly 1 By: juliana brint Wed, 27 Feb 2008 06:04:23 +0000 maura cassidy said that in the first election about 1,800 votes (of the aprox. 2,400) were cast within the first few hours. so if hayes et al want to make any backroom deals, they better make em quick.