Ion Sancho

Leon County Elections Division

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Supervisor of Elections for Leon County, Florida, which includes the state capital of Tallahassee

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Florida’s Senate and Governor races are still too close to call. But they’ll likely go into recounts.

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TALKING POINT Many American voting systems have gone from paper ballots to voting machines and now to computers, which are vulnerable to hacking. How secure is the franchise?

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TALKING POINT Many American voting systems have gone from paper ballots to voting machines and now to computers, which are vulnerable to hacking. How secure is the franchise?

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