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Have you voted yet?

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Have you voted yet?

Postby Michael Patrick » Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:54 am

I got there just as the doors were opening, and there was a long line at my polling place... I was number 77.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby jman111 » Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:57 am

#32 at 7:13
Seemed busy, but it was only my second time voting at this location.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby city2countrygal » Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:59 am

Nothing is worth more than this day."

-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Please vote.
Thank you,
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby O.J. » Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:12 am

#47 @ 7:15, long line outside.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby rabble » Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:32 am

#208 at O'Keeffe, 7:45 AM. Line was long but it moved fast. Took about twenty minutes.

Last time I voted on my way home so I didn't get to hold the sign with the last name letters at the end of the line. I think that's a good idea. Easy to find no matter how long the line is.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby minicat » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:25 am

I was #149 through the scanner a bit before 8 am at WPCRC.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby dave esmond » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:27 am

#103 at 7:30. District 2 in Stoughton.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby Ducatista » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:31 am

#48, Gates of Heaven, 9:10.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby peripat » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:39 am

608 Marquette/O'Keefe 9:20 under 10 minutes
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby Right Bower » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:42 am

#245 at some church in Stoughton. 8:20 am.

Stu Levitan was there.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby Ttusker » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:54 am

I forget what number I was at AmFam on Walbridge at 9:15; I think I was around 110. It took about 8 minutes.

(Confession: I made off with about 15 "I Voted Today" stickers; I'm gonna paste 'em all over me)
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby Prof. Wagstaff » Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:42 am

Sign on the wall of the school gym where I voted:
RESPECT: Follow the rules of the game.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby HawkHead » Tue Nov 06, 2012 12:02 pm

#470 at Blakchawk Church on the far westside. 1 minute wait to find my name.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby david cohen » Tue Nov 06, 2012 12:07 pm

My son and I voted at 7:30 this morning at Blackhawk Middle on the northside. Two big lines but they moved quickly. Usually I remember what number i was, but today, my son had some ballot issues and I was preoccupied with assisting him. The elections officials were incredibly gracious and patient with him (he is a very high functioning autistic person and this was his first time voting). As he said, "Dad, the third time is the charm". It was priceless to see his face light up when the voting machine confirmed his ballot was correctly filled out.

3 election observers in attendance, everything was cool.
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Re: Have you voted yet?

Postby donges » Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:29 pm

#21 at Lakewood Gardens in Town of Madison at 7:05. Usually at that time I am #11.
I like voting there - it is in an office with couches so if you don't want to use the plastic screening booths (or the two they have are busy) you can grab a folder to block the ballot view, kick back on the couch and color in the lines.
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