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For Immediate Release:
January 18, 2012

Media Contact:
Christina White

Early Voting begins Saturday, January 21 at 20 convenient locations

Media Availability with Supervisor of Elections on Friday, January 20


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Early Voting will begin on Saturday, January 21 and run through Saturday, January 28, 2012.  For eight consecutive days, registered voters are able to cast their ballot at the location most convenient for them.  Hours of operation are from 7:00am to 7:00pm each day.

Voters are encouraged to be "Election Ready" before heading to the polls by reviewing their personalized sample ballot on the Elections Department website,  This allows them to see exactly what their ballot will look like in advance so they are prepared before casting their vote.

"Voters are also reminded that while this is a Republican Primary Election where only registered Republicans will choose their presidential nominee, all registered voters regardless of party affiliation are eligible to vote in this election since there are two charter amendments on the ballot," said Supervisor of Elections Penelope Townsley.

Who: Miami-Dade County Elections Department

What:Media Availability with Supervisor of Elections Penelope Townsley Regarding the Start of Early Voting

When: January 20, 2012, 10:00 a.m.

Where:Elections Department Headquarters
2700 NW 87 Avenue, Doral, Florida 3317



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2700 NW 87th Ave.
Miami, Florida 33172
305-499-VOTE (8683)