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Voter Turnout Rises In Hattiesburg Special Election

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. -Compared to the June 4 Hattiesburg General Election, more registered voters showed up at the polls for the Mayoral Special Election on Sept. 24.

Sept. 24, 2013 Special Election:

Number of Registered Voters -   27,781

Number of Those Who Voted -  13,669

49 %

June 4, 2013 General Election:

Number of Registered Voters - 26,018

Number of Those Who Voted-   8,950

34%

*Statistics from the Special Election do not reflect the number of absentee ballots that were cast.

 

 

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