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Early voting begins Saturday

While some Long Islanders plan on taking advantage, not everyone is comfortable with in-person voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. That’s led to a large spike in requests for absentee ballots in Nassau County. Newsday's Cecilia Dowd has the story. Credit: Howard Schnapp


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