Report #50224

Created on
Nov. 6 2012 / 6:00p.m. ET

City
None

State
IN

Zip Code
None

County
Error

Precinct
None

Polling-Place Name
Deming Center

Polling-Place Address
615 Cherry Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807

Polling place problem: Problems with counting ballots

Public Description
Caller went to a polling center, explained that she was not at her assigned polling place, but was a college student and wanted to vote for federal offices.

She was directed to a separate line along with other students in the same situation. The other students were allowed to fill out a form and cast a ballot but she was not. A democratic organization worker asked her what she was doing, told her she could not vote and took the form away.

The dem worker indicated that the other students' ballots would be destroyed.

There was no indication that the caller was singled out.

Action Taken
None

Followup Required?
Urgent

Ethnicity
None

How did the voter find out about this hotline?
None

Caller Is a
Voter