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Actor Christian Slater’s Election Day Snafu In Miami

More than a month after November elections, the mess in Miami-Dade is still a sore spot for some voters including actor Christian Slater.

CBS4–12/09/2012

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

The counting continues at Miami-Dade Elections headquarters as workers continue to process absentee ballots. (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Finishes Ballot Count

The counting of absentee ballots at Miami-Dade Elections headquarters has wrapped up. “I’m pleased to announce that Miami-Dade County is the first of the large counties to complete it’s tabulation process,” announced Miami-Dade Supervisor of Elections Penelope Townsley.

CBS4–11/08/2012

The November’s Election Day has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean ballots still aren’t being counted. (Source: CBS4)

Ballots Still Being Counted In Miami-Dade

The November’s Election Day has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean ballots still aren’t being counted.

CBS4–11/07/2012

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)

Additional Planning May Have Eased Election Day Delays

Twelve years after Florida’s presidential election debacle which made the term “hanging chad” a common household term, some argue that we haven’t come very far.

CBS4–11/07/2012

When Miami-Dade election department workers locked the doors of their Doral headquarters on voters who showed up to vote by absentee ballot on Sunday, anger spread through the line of nearly 200 people and lingered even after voting resumed about an hour later. (Source: CBS4)

Dade Election Officials Are Prepared For Election Day

It was another day of long lines at the Miami-Dade Supervisor of Elections Office in Doral, where voters arrived before dawn to pick up or drop off absentee ballots.

11/05/2012

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)

Chaos & Confusion For Early Voters In Doral On Sunday

Chaos and confusion clouded the final Sunday before Election Day in Miami-Dade County. Since early voting was cut from 14 days to 8 days in Florida for this election, hundreds of voters arrived at the Miami-Dade Elections Headquarters early Sunday after learning they would get another opportunity to request, fill out, and submit last-minute absentee ballots.

CBS4–11/05/2012

Early Voting

Justice Dept. Monitoring Miami-Dade Early Voting

Despite calls to extend early voting hours in the state of Florida, Gov. Rick Scott has rejected the requests despite reports of record turnouts and long lines of voters at poll sites statewide.

CBS4–11/02/2012

Voters head to the polls on Saturday, the first day for early voting in Miami-Dade. (Source: Al Sunshine/CBS4)

Early Voting Plagued By Long Lines

Early voting is well underway across Florida, but in South Florida if you’re heading to the polls early, make sure to bring plenty of patience with you.

CBS Miami–11/01/2012

Workers at a Miami-Dade polling precinct reconcile the voting machine. (CBS4)

Does Your Vote Count? Dade Co. Changes Precinct Reconciliation Procedures

Voting rights advocates are fuming about a change to what they say is an election night “best practices procedure.” The issue is only in Miami-Dade as far as CBS4 Investigates can tell.

CBS4–10/30/2012

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