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Arizona County Tells Spanish Speaking Voters To Vote On Wrong Date

By Ian Millhiser  

"Arizona County Tells Spanish Speaking Voters To Vote On Wrong Date"


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Maricopa County, Arizona, the home of anti-Latino Sheriff Joe Arpaio, attached to voter registration cards a document that falsely claimed in Spanish that the general election will take place on November 8th. An English translation lists the correct date, November 6th. The county claims that they caught the mistake early, and the erroneous document was distributed to less than 50 people:

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