The Voting Circus has begun!
Here’s a brief update from earlier this morning…
Popularity Contest in Full Swing
Corzine speaks; Media all over it
Jon Corzine now votes at the Elks Club, and spoke with the media shortly after the polls opened this morning; News vans peppered all over Washington Street (including parking illegally and blocking crosswalks – HPD does nothing about it); “Cheerleaders” for many candidates (Mason, Raia, Zimmer) were basically standing around with signs; more political garbage already littering the sidewalk.
Voters say challengers are harassing them
Some voters came out of the Elks and said they were being essentially harassed by challengers inside, snatching their ballots, invading their personal space, and even blocking the voting machine. One man told me they were challengers for Glatt. I’ll be voting after the morning rush is complete… (and a brief nap)
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