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Bail the Vote: RTV Minnesota advocates for voters in jail to activate their civil right to vote

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Its November 6th. Citizens are beating the drum of democracy with the national slogan “Get Out The Vote” to friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers. The polling locations are filled with anticipated voters waiting to get the iconic “I voted” sticker. The battle of candidates will come to an end as Minnesotans find out who won the midterm elections. With their families or campaign team, eyes will be glued to the news outlets with fingers crossed for a result that will change the course of their futures, while others will be behind bars inside of county detention centers.

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