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Elections chiefs are nervous

Two days after Gov. Charlie Crist signed a law requiring paper vote trails, the people who run elections in Florida voiced alarm at the speed of the changes. Some election supervisors question whether the $28-million allotted for replacement equipment is enough, especially at a time when they, as county officials, are bracing for budget cutbacks as a result of state-mandated property tax reductions expected later this summer. More here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 2:24pm]


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