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Title: Register to Vote
When: 10/12/2012 6:30AM - 7:30AM
Description: Election Day is Tuesday,

November 6. If you plan to

vote, you must be registered

no later than Monday,

October 15. If you're voting by

absentee ballot, those ballots

must be received by mail no

later than Tuesday, October

30.
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