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National Voter Registration Day

Ken Detzner releases state’s Voter Education Toolkit

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Tuesday marks National Voter Registration Day in Florida, Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced. Detzner released the 2016 edition of the state’s Voter Education Toolkit “to make sure that voters have the resources they need and to encourage 100 percent voter participation in Florida,” he said. This year’s toolkit, available at, now includes: — “Quick Facts” about the General Election for voters. — An infographic depicting the timeline of key upcoming election dates and deadlines. — Logos and social media banners using the department’s branded…

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Pinellas election supervisor says, ‘Eat more chicken and register to vote’

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Tomorrow is the fourth Tuesday in September. More importantly, it’s National Voter Registration Day and local, national and state organizations are finding unusual ways to encourage people to register. Pinellas Supervisor of Elections Deborah Clark has one idea – combine voter registration with food. Chicken, that is. Clark will have will have election ambassadors available at Pinellas County Chick-fil-A® restaurants from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday to help citizens with voter registration. Anyone needing to register to vote, update their voter…

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