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Early Voting

Long lines at a polling precinct in Little Havana on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2012. (Source: CBS4 Viewer/John Vishak)

Fla. Elections Chief Wants More Early Voting

All the problems at the polls in Florida during the November election has Secretary of State Ken Detzner calling for some major improvements.

CBS4–02/04/2013

Long lines at a polling precinct in Little Havana on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2012. (Source: CBS4 Viewer/John Vishak)

M-D Election Officials: Future Wait Times Will Be Under 1 Hour

The bar for election wait times has been raised: one hour.

CBS4–02/02/2013

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Scott Calls For Expanded Early Voting, More Polling Sites

Up to 14 days of early voting should be offered during Florida’s next election, Gov. Rick Scott said Thursday. The move would be a backpeddling of sorts for Republicans.

CBS4–01/17/2013

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Election Supervisors Ask For Ballot Limits, More Early Voting

Elections supervisors who testified before the Senate Ethics and Elections Committee on Monday said in the future less wordy constitutional amendment proposals and more flexibility in setting early voting days and sites would help eliminate some of the problems they had during the November 2012 election.

01/14/2013

Early voters wait in line to vote in the presidential election on the first day of early voting at a polling station setup in the Miami-Dade County elections department on October 27, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Miami Lawmakers File Legislation To Expand Early Voting

Two Miami lawmakers have filed the first legislation that would expand early voting, though the measure wouldn’t allow for as many days as previously allowed.

01/08/2013

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Miami-Dade County Issues Post-Election Report

A new report looking at the massive problems that plagued voters in Miami-Dade County on Election Day laid some of the blame on the county’s election department.

CBS Miami–12/20/2012

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Florida Voting Boss Takes Fact-Finding To Broward

As Broward County Elections prepares for another election in January, Wednesday the county took a step back to look at what happened in November.

CBS4–12/12/2012

Long lines at a polling precinct in Little Havana on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2012. (Source: CBS4 Viewer/John Vishak)

S. Fla. Voting Problems Go Under The State Microscope

Florida lawmakers are hearing from the state’s top elections official about what improvements may be needed for future Election Days.

CBS4–12/04/2012

Hundreds of voters arrived at the Miami-Dade Elections Headquarters on Sunday after learning they would get another opportunity to request, fill out, and submit last-minute absentee ballots. (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Election Emails Describe Chaotic Election Day

As people voted hours after midnight on election night, Miami-Dade county leaders were scrambling to fix what had been days of chaos.

CBS Miami–11/30/2012

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M-D Election Advisory Group Meeting To Analyze Election Problems

Three weeks after the fiasco that was Florida’s election, a Miami-Dade task force met to prevent it from happening again.

CBS Miami–11/28/2012

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