On election night, we really didn’t have to do
anything but put the CGS system to air.”
— Tracy Davis, Assistant News Director, CBS 58, WDJT, Milwaukee


The ELECTIONDAY System is a comprehensive, election result collection and reporting system that utilizes both automated election wires and locally input content, to conveniently update results on-air display an on-line.

  • Included with Newschief Mercury system purchase
  • Collects Race results from the Associated Press FTP Election Wire, SOE Clarity, or locally entered
  • Automatic race build feature
  • Manual point and click race entry feature through client module
  • Information includes Race Name, Candidates, Votes, Precincts Reporting, Percentage Reported, Candidate Percentage
  • Information can be displayed in a lower-third ticker, and simultaneous full-screen graphics
  • Results can be sorted and presented on website by State, County, District, Candidate, or custom setting
  • Winner can be automatically declared by the software
  • Automated website update
  • XML, RSS output
  • Monitor multiple races through results module on desktop for up to the minute information