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How to change your absentee ballot

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How to change your absentee ballot
How to change your absentee ballot

Since Michigan absentee ballots were printed, at least eight Democratic candidates have dropped out of the race.

AT LEAST EIGHT DEMOCRATICCANDIDATES HAVE DROPPED OUT OFTHERACE... SINCE MICHIGAN ABSENTEEBALLOTS WERE PRINTED.THE MOST RECENT... BEING AMYKLOBUCHAR..

PETE BUTTIGIEG..

ANDTOM STEYER.BUT WHAT IF YOU VOTED ABSENTEEFOR ONE OF THOSE FORMERCANDIDATES?FOX 47'S NICOLE BUCHMANNOUTLINES YOUR OPTIONS.LANSING VOTER, CHRISTOPHERTREMBLAY IS WASTING NO TIME TOCHANGE HIS ABSENTEE VOTE...AS HEWAS AT THE CITY CLERKS OFFICEFIRST THING THIS MORNING.CHRISTOPHER TREMBLAY, LANSINGVOTERI DID, I WANTED TO MAKE SURE..IDIDNT KNOW IF THERE WOULD BE ALINE THIS MORNING OR HOW MANYPEOPLE WILL BE DOING IT, BUT IWANTED TO TAKE CARE OF IT ASSOON AS POSSIBLE.EARLIER THIS YEAR, TREMBLAY SENTIN HIS ABSENTEE BALLOT,... BUTAFTER CANDIDATESCONTINUE TO DROP OUT OF THERACE...HE CAME IN TODAY TO SPOILIT AND REVOTE.

IT WAS SUPEREASY, I WANTED AN OPPORTUNITY TORECAST MY VOTE FOR SOMEONE WHOIS STILL INTHE RACE.THERE ARE A FEW OPTIONS TO SPOILYOUR VOTE.LIKE TREMBLAY, YOU CAN COME INTOYOUR CITY, COUNTY OR TOWNSHIP'SCLERK'S OFFICE AND FILLOUT A REQUEST FORM.YOU CAN ALSO REQUEST A NEWABSENTEE VOTER BALLOT BE MAILEDTO YOU.... BUT FOR THIS OPTION,TIMEMAY NOT BE IN YOUR FAVOR.CHRIS SWOPE, LANSING CITY CLERKIF YOU ARE DOING IT THROUGH THEMAIL, YOU HAVE UNTIL 2 PM ONSATURDAY SO THERE MAYNOT BE ENOUGH TIME TO MAIL ABALLOT AND THEN YOU TO GET ITBACK TO US.

SO REALLY IF YOU ARENOT DOING IT IN THE NEXT COUPLEOF DAY, I SUGGEST YOU COME INPERSONFOR THOSE WHO HAVE NOT SENDTHEIR ABSENTEE BALLOT BACK TOTHE CLERKS OFFICE,... BUTALREADY FILLED IT OUT WITHCANDIDATE THAT IS NO LONGER INTHE RACE,.... SWOPE SAY YOU GETA NEW BALLOT OR MAKE CORRECTIONSON YOUR OLD ONE.IF THEY JUST MAKE IT VERYOBVIOUS, NO NOT THIS ONE, CROSSOFF THINGS OR MARK A DIFFERENTCANDIDATE WECAN DEAL WITH THAT AT THEABSENTEE COUNTY BOARD, WE CANADJUST THAT VOTE.

FOR FOX 47NEWS, I'M NICOLE BUCHMANNYOU HAVE UNTIL FOUR P-M ON MARCH9TH TO SPOIL YOUR BALLOT ANDRE-VOTE AT THE CLERK'SOFFICE.THERE IS NO OPTION ON ELECTIONDAY TO SPOIL AN ABSENTEE BALLOTTHAT HAS ALREADY BEENRECEIVED BY THE CLERK.MICHIGAN'S PRIMARY IS COMING UPNEXT TUESDAY MARCH 10TH.WE'LL HAVE FULL COVERAGE OFWHAT'S GOING ON AT THE POLLS...ALONG WITHTHE RESULTS... BOTH ON AIR ANDONLINE

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