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Minn. Primary Turnout Topped 10 Percent — Barely

Certified results from last week’s Minnesota primary show just more than 10 percent of the state’s eligible voters cast ballots. The turnout figure was announced at Tuesday’s meeting of the state canvassing board.

08/19/2014

Voter Turnout

Reality Check: Voter Turnout Expected To Be Low In Primary Election

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie is estimating a low turnout for Tuesday’s statewide primary election. Out of 3.1 million Minnesota voters, only 10-15 percent will turn out, according to Ritchie.

08/11/2014

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11-6-13 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Is Betsy Hodges the winner in Minneapolis’ Mayoral race?

11/06/2013

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MN Known For High Voter Turnout, But 700,000 Not Registered

On National Voter Registration Day, organizers are out trying to encourage more people to register to vote. There are still 700,000 eligible voters who haven’t registered.

09/24/2013

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State: Minn. Voter Turnout At 76 Percent

Minnesota officials say turnout in Tuesday’s election was about 76 percent of eligible voters.

11/07/2012

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Voters Report Hour-Plus Waits At Twin Cities Polls

Minnesota polling precincts have opened across the state to welcome waiting voters. Light drizzle was falling in the eastern part of the state, but was moving out and a dry day was forecast.

11/06/2012

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How Much Does Weather Impact Voter Turnout?

It seems like every year we talk about what sort of impact the weather could have on the election. But Election Day snow is actually a rarity in Minnesota. Only twice in the last century has the Twin Cities seen even an inch of snow on Election Day.

11/05/2012

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MN May Lead U.S. In Voter Turnout Yet Again

If the numbers that have come across the desk of Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie are correct, the state is on track to again lead the U.S. in voter turnout.

11/05/2012

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Esme’s Blog: Voter ID and MN’s Record Turnouts

As the Minnesota Senate approved a voter ID bill, critics expressed concerns about the unintended consequences.

03/24/2012

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Minn.’s Ritchie Appearing Before Congress

Minnesota’s chief elections officer is going before Congress to testify about voter turnout.

03/31/2011

Minnesota Number One In Voter Turnout

A study shows Minnesota had the highest voter turnout in the 2008 presidential election.

09/26/2010

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