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Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Miami-Dade Group Meets To Consider Election Law Changes

Additional insight into the November’s elections fiasco is likely to come Friday, as an advisory group meets to decide what changes to request from state lawmakers.

CBS4–12/14/2012

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

State Officials Meet To Discuss Miami-Dade Election Problems

A special team formed by Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner to investigate the problems in last month’s election met Tuesday afternoon in Miami-Dade with Mayor Carlos Gimenez and the Supervisor of Elections Penelope Townsley.

CBS4–12/11/2012

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

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Miami’s ‘Big Orange’ Gets A New Name

The “Big Orange” known for its New Year’s Eve ascension up the InterContinental Hotel in downtown Miami every New Year’s Eve is getting a new name.

CBS4–11/26/2012

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Florida Certifies Election Results

Two weeks after Election Day, Governor Rick Scott and other Republican members of the state’s canvassing board have certified Florida’s voting results.

CBS Miami–11/20/2012

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Voter Advocates Call For Task Force Investigation

A coalition of voter protection groups gathered on the steps of the Miami-Dade and Orange County courthouses Monday urgently calling for an independent task force be created to investigate what went wrong in Florida on Election Day and the early voting period.

CBS4–11/13/2012

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Despite Six-Hour Lines, Scott Still Won’t Extend Early Voting

Some waited an hour. Some waited six hours. Voters were grateful the weather cooperated as they waited in line to cast their ballots on the last day of early voting Saturday. Meanwhile, Gov. Rick Scott stood firm against calls from Democrats and independent groups to give residents one more day to vote before Tuesday.

CBS4–11/03/2012

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Scott At Odds With Monroe County Supervisor Of Elections Over Early Voting

Governor Rick Scott wants every county to reduce early voting days from 12 to eight and the only thing standing in his way is Monroe County Supervisor of Elections Harry Sawyer.

CBS Miami–08/21/2012

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Top Florida Elections Official Resigns Weeks Before Primary

Just two weeks before Florida’s presidential primary a top state election official has resigned.

CBS4–07/30/2012

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Florida To Release Controversial Voter Purge List

Is your name on the list? You’re about to find out if the State of Florida thinks you shouldn’t be a voter, after making the decision to release a controversial voter purge list to the public.

CBS4–07/10/2012

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