I am the 10 percent: Casting a ballot in Fulton County
by Rachel Kellogg
July 22, 2014 12:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Running late to work this morning, I thought about skipping the polls and going right to the office. But then I remembered the story we published last week saying voter turnout was expected to be 10 percent in Fulton County for this election. That's when I turned onto Scott Road and into the Centennial High School parking lot. I knew there would be little to no wait time and I knew that, as someone familiar with the issues and candidates, it's important for me to vote. As expected, ...
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