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Voting underway for 2014 Primary Election

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Polling precincts across Georgia opened to voters at 7 a.m. for the May 20, 2014, Primary Election. 

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday. Voters can confirm their polling location by visiting the Secretary of State's My Voter Page at www.sos.ga.gov/mvp and at WTOC's Politics page. 

Citizens are encouraged to verify the hours in which their polling location will be open with the local boards of elections as hours can vary. Click here for the Chatham County Board of Elections website.  

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp also reminds voters to bring any valid state or federal government issued ID. 

Types of valid photo ID include: 

  • A Georgia driver's license, even if expired
  • Valid employee photo ID from any branch, department, agency or entity of the U.S.
  • Valid U.S. passport
  • Valid U.S. military photo ID
  • Valid tribal photo ID 

If voters experience any issues, they should immediately contact the poll manager on site or the Secretary of State's Office at 877.725.9797.

Click here for sample ballots by county

Need a ride to the polls? The Savannah Branch of the NAACP is offering free rides on Election Day. Chatham County residents can call 912.233.4161 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesday and request a ride.

Election Day forecast from WTOC Meteorologist Dave Turley: 

High pressure prevails today with sunshine and highs in the mid 70's at the beaches to the mid 80's west of I-95. Clear tonight, low 58-64. Sunny and warmer Wednesday with highs near 90. Mostly sunny and hot with highs in the low 90's through Friday.

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