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Voting booths (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Audit Reveals Problems With 2012 Election At Philadelphia Polling Places

Days after the City Controller’s audit on the spike in the number of provisional ballots cast at Philadelphia polls in the 2012 election, a fact-finding team appointed by Mayor Nutter has released its own version of what went wrong.


A six member group was formed to look into a wide range of issues in Philadelphia voting on November 6th. (credit: Mike Dunn)

Nutter Forming Task Force To Probe Voting Problems From General Election

Mayor Michael Nutter is forming a task force to look into why thousands of provisional “paper” ballots were cast in the city during the November Presidential election.


A woman fills out a "provisional" ballot (Credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Local Voters Forced To Use “Provisional” Ballots In Last Week’s Elections

Thousands of Philadelphia voters showed up at the polls last week, only to find their names were not on the official voting rolls.