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Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner

Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner

Judge extends Florida voter registration deadline to Oct. 18, siding with Democrats and allies

 Federal judge extends voter registration in Florida because of hurricane A federal judge Wednesday ordered the deadline for registering to vote in Florida extended through Oct. 18 because of disruption stemming from Hurricane Matthew. U.S. District Judge Mark Walker sided with lawyers for the Florida Democratic Party and other groups, who argued at a hearing […]
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Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner

Federal judge extends Florida’s voter registration through at least Wednesday

 Voter registration deadline extended by federal court. Florida’s deadline for voter registration for the November election was extended Monday to at least 5 p.m., Wednesday by a federal judge. Without comment, U.S. District Judge Mark Walker granted the Florida Democratic Party’s request for a court order lifting Tuesday’s deadline, arguing that Hurricane Matthew likely kept […]
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