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Early Voters Trickle In For August Primary

Early voting for the August primary is already well underway, but the results in Broward County have been slim, while Miami-Dade is seeing large number voting by absentee ballot.

CBS Miami–08/06/2012

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Early Voting Begins Monday In Monroe County

Many of us wait until the last minute to vote. If you live in the Keys, why not avoid the election-day lines by voting early? Inside: links to voter registration, plus learn about the voting process.

CBS Miami–07/28/2012

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Gov. Scott, Election Officials Spar Over Ineligible Voters

Gov. Rick Scott and Florida’s 67 election supervisors are at odds over removing ineligible voters from registration rolls.

CBS Miami–07/18/2012

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Scott Determining Next Step In Voter Purge This Week

Last week a federal judge rejected a request from the Justice Department to halt Florida’s voter purge, primarily because the state said it had already halted the program. But Monday, Governor Rick Scott told Fox News he will probably decide this week what the “next step” in the case would be.

CBS Miami–07/02/2012

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Local Elections Departments Protesting Voter Roll Purge

Despite protests from voting rights groups, Democrats, and several Supervisors of Elections; Florida’s voter roll purge isn’t slowing down. That’s left local elections departments with the tall task of trying to make sense of a list of “non-citizen” voters compiled by the state.


Miriam Oliphant, shown here, was suspended as Broward County Supervisor of Elections. Photo dated 7/21/2004. (Source: AP)

Oliphant Hiring To Get Broward Schools Scrutiny

A furor over the Broward School District’s hiring of former Broward elections supervisor Miriam Oliphant at the top of the teacher pay scale, despite the fact she has spent most of her career outside of a classroom, is now under review by Broward school officials.