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U.S. Presidential Election Early Voting (2008)

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  • Deadline for absentee ballot requests

     
    Wednesday is the deadline to request absentee ballots for Tuesday???s primaries and non-partisan elections. Voters don???t need a reason to vote absentee. To request an absentee ballot, voters can call or go online to the supervisor of elections office...
  • Primary day is Tuesday

     
    After enduring a summer of negative advertising on TV and in their mailboxes, voters who can still stomach the people who want to run local, state and national governments make their choices known on Tuesday. Or maybe they don???t. John......
  • Will Rick Scott get his 1.7 million voters?

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Naples millionaire Rick Scott's campaign has been betting the farm (or at least $50 million of his family's estate) that Florida voters will be driven to the polls with the same anti-incumbent zeal to oust career politicians as other...
  • Conflicting polls, defecting women, greet McCollum, Scott

     
    TALLAHASSEE — A day before Florida's most expensive Republican gubernatorial primary ever, two new polls are showing the race tightening as the relentless negative advertising barrage between Naples millionaire Rick Scott and Attorney General Bill...
  • When you vote tomorrow, look at the back of the ballots, too

     
    I just got off the phone with Lake County School Board member Kyleen Fischer, who's worried about how the design of this year's ballots might affect her re-election. In some parts of Lake, all the races are contained on a single page. But in others, one...
  • Election night live blog

     
    Random thoughts as results come in, with the latest posted at the top: 11:50 p.m. -- Just watched Republican governor nominee Rick Scott give his victory speech in Fort Lauderdale, to a roomful of people who looked like they were......
  • Did the rains wash away McCollum’s win?

     
    Former health-care executive Rick Scott clung to an early lead over Attorney General Bill McCollum Tuesday night in the race for the Republican nomination for governor, as the most-expensive primary – and one of the ugliest – in Florida history s...
  • An AWOL electorate

     
    Preliminary estimates of voter turnout in Florida's primary show that only about one in five registered voters bothered to cast ballots. Some elections officials blamed the rain, as if voters would be surprised by showers in Florida in the summertime....
  • Giannoulias and Kirk agree to Senate debates

     
    Posted by John Chase at 6:45 p.m. Democrat Alexi Giannoulias and Republican Mark Kirk don’t see eye to eye on much in their bids for the U.S. Senate, but their campaigns have agreed to participate in two debates and are......
  • GOP likely to strengthen its hold on Florida Legislature

     
    By John Kennedy, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Florida Republicans look poised to tighten their grip on the Legislature in next week’s elections, with at least one Senate Democratic seat expected to flip to the GOP and the party...
  • Early voting doubles from last governor election

     
    Posted by Bill Ruthhart at 2:20 p.m.; updated at 5:48 p.m. with Chicago and suburban totals With today’s deadline for early voting just a few hours away, election officials are reporting at least twice the number of early ballots compared......
  • Absentee voting even when he doesn’t want to

     
    3:00 p.m. update with advice from Elections Supervisor Bill Cowles: If you get an absentee ballot and don't want to vote absentee, you still can vote regular. Eric Baker of Orlando was surprised the other day when his absentee ballot arrived in the mail....