Here is something for write-in Candidates to think about.  Why is it if you have until Oct. 22ND to file to run as a write in Candidate, The absentee voting starts on Oct. 1st here in the County, earlier in some other Counties, up to 5 weeks.  That is 21 days’ before you even have to file.  So if you are a write in candidate make sure your supporters know how to use the Machines.  We will do a story on the one in the Clerks Office during the day tomorrow,  it is a complicated machine for an elderly person who is not computer knowledgeable.  Get out to vote Gallatin County It is YOUR year to hire them or fire them.