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By Rachel Crosby on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 5:19 pm
Tuesday was deadline to register to vote for the March 19 election. Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Pam Carpenter speaks about the number of registered voters and what they can expect at the polls next month.
By Rachel Crosby on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:14 pm
The city elections are fast approaching. In order to vote on March 19, you must be a Gainesville resident and you must be registered to vote by Tuesday, Feb. 19.
By Denise Toledo on January 10th, 2013 | Last updated: January 10, 2013 at 3:41 pm
State Sen. Jeff Clemens has filed a bill that would make voter registration at the DMV automatic.
By Kéran Billaud on November 5th, 2012 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 2:02 am
Voters between the ages of 18 to 24 have been voting more in recent presidential elections, with an approximate 10 percent increase between 1996 and 2008. The statistic would be impressive if this same age group did not still possess the lowest voter turnout rate.
By Leah Harding on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:38 pm
Tuesday was the last day to register to vote for the Nov. 6 election in Florida, and Democractic National Commitee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was in Gainesville promoting the importance of young people voting.
By Kelly Price on October 8th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:40 pm
The deadline for Florida residents to register to vote is Oct. 9. Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Pam Carpenter said registering to vote is an easy process.
By Julian Hernandez on September 26th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:33 pm
With the presidential election upcoming, Iowa voters have already taken to the polls to cast their early ballots. This time around, Florida voters will have to wait another month before submitting their picks for the Oval Office. The state legislature changed [...]
By Donna Green-Townsend on July 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:11 pm
Alachua County residents who want to participate in the August primary need to make sure they get registered today. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Donna Green-Townsend reports, there are a variety of methods to make sure you can participate:
By Robert Lopez and Donna Green-Townsend on July 11th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:41 am
The Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Office has completed the process of transferring all voters to their new precincts and districts. These changes were required after the State completed drawing the new lines for house, senate, and congressional Districts. Alachua County Supervisor of [...]