by Caryn Haller and Scott Neuffer
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November 6, 2012
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Voters turn out for Election Day

Although more than half the Douglas County electorate cast ballots early this year, voters still turned out in droves Tuesday morning, with lines forming outside some polling places before 7 a.m.

On voters' minds were issues ranging from the economy and job creation to women's rights and the protection of constitutional freedoms.

In Douglas County, where Republicans outnumber Democrats 2-1, many voters expressed discontent with the incumbent president.

"There's so much at stake. I was apathetic when I was younger, and now with a voting child of my own, it took on a different meaning to me," Marypat Jones said …

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The Record Courier Updated Nov 7, 2012 01:30AM Published Nov 6, 2012 06:09PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.