Despite Six-Hour Lines, Scott Still Won't Extend Early VotingSome 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.
Justice Dept. Approves Fla.'s Early Voting Plan After months of legal battles, the Obama administration has agreed to a proposal that will cut the number of early voting days in five Florida counties covered by the federal Voting Rights Act.
DOJ Drops Objection To Fla. Early Voting RestrictionsAfter months of planning and legal battles, the state of Florida has succeeded in cutting the early voting hours in all of the counties in the state.
Scott At Odds With Monroe County Supervisor Of Elections Over Early VotingGovernor 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.