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By Wade Millward on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 12:49 pm
Despite the University Athletic Association’s efforts, a political Keith Perry TV ad featuring Albert the alligator has continued airing.
By Hannah Schrader on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:08 pm
Millions of Floridians have already cast their vote during the 96 hours of early voting. The last day of early voting is Saturday, and locations close at 8 p.m.
By Christina DeVarona, Danny Gibble and Cameron Taylor on November 1st, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:50 pm
A recap of WUFT’s social media coverage of Biden’s speech follows. http://storify.com/wuftnews/joe-biden-visits-ocala-a-week-before-election-day#publicize
By Zac Blobner on October 31st, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:51 pm
The District 21 state house race in Florida offers Republican incumbent Keith Perry and Democratic newcomer Andrew Morey. Both candidates have a Florida background and based their careers outside politics in Alachua County.
By Katherine Hahn on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: October 31, 2012 at 11:46 am
The amendment would prohibit funding for abortions in Florida and many women’s rights activists have sa id the amendment puts the right to privacy at stake.
By Cassandra Vangellow on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm
Voters in District 3 have a choice between two experienced candidates.
By Forrest Smith on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: October 29, 2012 at 3:17 pm
The Political Action Committee for the African American Accountability Alliance hosted the Empowerment Sunday rally at Bo Diddley Plaza in downtown Gainesville. The rally focused on the importance of early voting. Speakers included Georgia Congressman John Lewis and civil rights leader Jesse Jackson.
By Hana Engroff on October 26th, 2012 | Last updated: October 29, 2012 at 3:24 pm
Alachua County voters looking to avoid long lines at the polls Nov. 6 have a chance to vote early Saturday until Nov. 3. Early voters must present both picture and signature identification in order to vote.