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Election Day

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

Miami-Dade Delays Re-Precincting Until 2015

Lines up to seven hours made Miami-Dade County the butt of many jokes on Election Day 2012. Part of the cause of the delay came from an uneven distribution of voters in precincts, but the county isn’t planning on fixing the problem anytime soon.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

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Suspended Homestead Mayor Won’t Be Re-Elected, Miami Lakes Elects New Mayor

Homestead voters decided Tuesday they did not want suspended mayor Steve Bateman to serve another term.

CBS Miami–10/01/2013

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North Miami, Sweetwater, Hold Municipal Elections

It’s Election Day for residents who live in two South Florida cities.

CBS Miami–05/14/2013

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

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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A Year To Remember In Politics

From a political standpoint, 2012 proved to be another raucous year in South Florida. Amid echoes of, “Let people vote!” in our ears, with the images of long lines still haunting our memories, Florida was once again the center of attention.

CBS4–12/27/2012

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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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Scott Says Election Process Must Change

Governor Rick Scott hit the airwaves Wednesday morning to address changes he wants to see in the voting process after the state’s disastrous Election Day last month.

CBS Miami–12/19/2012

Gov. Rick Scott talks to CBS4's Rhiannon Ally and Marybel Rodriguez on the set of CBS4 News This Morning on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Rick Scott On CBS4 News This Morning

Gov. Rick Scott was up bright and early Friday and visited the set of CBS4 News This morning.

CBS4–12/14/2012

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