Inquiries regarding party change, voter registration overwhelm Lee County election offices

August 12, 2016
By Marcy Shortuse
BY SUE ERWIN – The Aug. 1 deadline for changing parties or registering to vote in this month’s primary prompted nearly 1,600 phone calls to election offices on the final day, and thousands of people changed parties to maximize their vote. About 8,800 people changed parties in Lee County since June, mostly to Republican, Lee County […]

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