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Live coverage: Florida election voter guide and reaction across Tampa Bay

After weeks of early voting, Floridians are heading to the polls today to cast their ballots in races for governor, Senate, various amendments and local races. Stay with for complete coverage.
State Rep. Kathleen Peters, who is running for the Pinellas County Commission District 6 seat, and supporters wave signs along the Park Boulevard corridor between Seminole Blvd and 66th Street on November 6, 2018. [JOHN PENDYGRAFT, Times]
Published Nov. 6, 2018
Updated Nov. 6, 2018
  • The polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Acceptable IDs at the polls: Florida driver’s license; Florida identification card issued by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles; United States passport; Debit or credit card; Military identification; Student identification; Retirement center identification; Neighborhood association identification; Public assistance identification; Veteran health identification card issued by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs License to carry a concealed weapon or firearm; Employee identification card issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the federal government, the state, a county or a municipality.
  • Visit the Supervisor of Elections website to find your polling place.

Election resources:

Election Guide: See who’s running, where they stand on the issues, and what’s at stake

Voter Guide: Know your candidates | Times recommendations

The amendments explained | How to fix your mail ballot

PolitiFact: Your questions answered

More about the races:

Governor: DeSantis-Gillum | Senate: Scott-Bill Nelson

Attorney General: Moody-Shaw | Agriculture Commissioner: Caldwell-Fried


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See results of the Governor election between Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis here.

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