Issues With Address

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I was able to vote, but had issues with my address despite having updated it. At my polling place, I had to stand off to the side for 30 minutes until my information was verified. The clerk wanted me to complete a provisional ballot but I waited until it was verified. The NAACP was at my polling precinct and was extremely helpful.

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Virginia
VA
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I turned 18 in 2000. In Hampton, Va., I attempted to vote for the first time. However, I was not educated on voting rights. I was turned away from voting because

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Indiana
IN
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An American flag blows in the wind

I was able to vote, but had issues with my address despite having updated it. At my polling place, I had to stand off to the side for 30 minutes

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Michigan
MI
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The first time that my friends attempted to vote, they encountered many people that attempted to discourage them from voting. They were provided with an enormous amount of false information.

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