absentee ballot

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Jacksonville resident Rodney Flippin said he’s been voting by maill, also called “absentee voting," for at least 20 years, but he doesn’t recall ever having to re-request his mail-in ballot.

Kayla Davis

Sixty-five hundred Duval County voters cast ballots at early voting locations before lunchtime Monday, the first day of early voting in Florida. That’s in contrast to the 2,400 early votes cast on the entire first day of early voting in the August primary.

Gov. Rick Scott

Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed a controversial measure called the “Pastor Protection Act” Thursday. It was one of 26 bills that got the governor’s approval at the same time.


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Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner met with North Florida election supervisors, Friday to plan for 2016.