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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Detroit has a well-oiled machine at TCF Center, which has been processing ballots since 7 a.m. this morning."

- Secretary of State Jocelyn BENSON on the Detroit ballot-counting process, which reported 100 of its primary ballots counted by 6:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, 23 hours after it had started. Benson is calling on the state Legislature to pass a law allowing clerks to process ballots earlier to prevent huge delays in reporting for the November General Election.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Detroit has a well-oiled machine at TCF Center, which has been processing ballots since 7 a.m. this morning."

- Secretary of State Jocelyn BENSON on the Detroit ballot-counting process, which reported 100 of its primary ballots counted by 6:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, 23 hours after it had started. Benson is calling on the state Legislature to pass a law allowing clerks to process ballots earlier to prevent huge delays in reporting for the November General Election.