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Intersection: Central Florida Voters Head To The Polls


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Millions of Floridians have already cast their vote for President, Senator, and a swath of other races. But for those who haven’t, today’s the day: the polls are open and the long presidential campaign is at an end.

We’re joined by Dick Batchelor, former Democratic State Lawmaker and Republican political analyst Michelle Ertel. And we hear from voters across Central Florida: Why did they vote early? What about the ceremony of voting on election day? And how has the presidential election divided friends and family? 

Also, a look at the concerns of election fraud and intimidation: what are supervisors of elections doing to make this a clean election.


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Matthew Peddie

About Matthew Peddie

Host of WMFE's Intersection & Assistant News Director

A recent transplant to the Sunshine State, Matthew Peddie grew up in New Zealand and studied journalism at the University of Western Ontario. After graduating with an MA in Journalism he returned to Christchurch, working as a reporter for Radio Live and Radio New Zealand. He’s reported live from the scene of ... Read Full Bio »

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