Manually and methodically, several Broward County elections workers are still inserting Broward voters’ absentee ballots into counting machines. A day after the election, those 10,000 ballots could have an impact.
Candidate for Governor, Charlie Crist, had an emergency motion to extend the voting hours in Broward County until 9 p.m. denied by a judge Tuesday night.
Millions of dollars have been spent on campaign ads leading up to Tuesday’s General Election. While the focus has been on the tight race between Governor Rick Scott and challenger Charlie Crist, voters in Broward have a number of other issues to decide. One of the biggest is whether to approve an $800 million bond to improve the county’s schools.
Broward Circuit Court Judge Lynn Rosenthal has won reelection.
As Broward County Elections prepares for another election in January, Wednesday the county took a step back to look at what happened in November.
The Broward County canvassing board was set to meet Friday to finalize counts for overseas and military ballots and certify election results as criticism of the county’s election office continued to mount this week after nearly 1,000 ballots were discovered in a warehouse.
Florida’s fiasco on Election Day is getting worse. Broward elections workers Monday said they found 963 unaccounted-for ballots in a warehouse a week after the election was over, according to the Sun Sentinel.
Broward County election department workers will tackle provisional ballots on Thursday as they move toward closing out the November General Election.
It’s a record breaking year for absentee ballot voting in Broward County.
On the last day of early voting in Broward County, many said the lines were the longest they’d seen all week.