TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) — Florida’s number of registered voters keeps growing.READ MORE: Florida School Quarantine Rule Could Be Extended
The Florida Division of Elections on Friday released information on the number of voters eligible to vote in the Aug. 30 primary election.
The total number of eligible voters has risen to nearly 12.4 million. That’s an increase of more than 310,000 voters since the March presidential primary.READ MORE: No Bond For Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Who Was Released From Jail 30 Days Ago On Probation
There were about 11.93 million voters eligible during the 2012 presidential election.
The new numbers show that there are now 4.43 million registered Republicans, nearly 4.7 million Democrats and more than 2.9 million voters who have no party affiliation. There were about 4.24 million GOP voters and 4.78 million Democratic voters during the 2012 election.
The number of those voters registered with no party affiliation has also risen in four years by more than 341,000.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
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