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There were hugely long queues outside polling booths in some of the most strongly Latino areas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)ID card lost in a wallet, bag or pocket is of no interest to anyone except its bearer and the nice people who staff polling booths. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The weather could help decide the verdict by keeping voters from polling booths. The Sun (2015)No identity checks are made in polling booths. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Just think of the cost of providing steps for them to reach the polling booth desk. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Tourist companies and associations have pledged to supply buses from more remote resorts to the improvised polling booths. Times, Sunday Times (2010)No more than one polar bear in a polling booth at a time, please. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When voters go to the polling booth, they are making a choice in a very uncertain environment. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Instead, they are exercising their power at the polling booth and demanding action from their elected representatives. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At polling booths, grinning voters spoke of their delight at finally being able to choose their own leaders. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You go into that polling booth knowing that your vote is worth just as much as anyone else's. The Sun (2011)It says that many young people who stayed away from the polling booths in 2001 also excused themselves from the general election last year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Torn MPs declared their view too early and could now perform a U-turn in the polling booth. The Sun (2016)The only'security mechanism' that can address voter coercion is the solitude and secrecy of the polling booth. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The thrill of exercising their democratic right has not drawn voters to polling booths in great numbers in recent elections in Los Angeles. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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