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A study by The Pew Center on the States says Minnesota's election site is a model for the nation. The study rated websites based on content, look-up tools and usability.
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A study by The Pew Center on the States says Minnesota's election site is a model for the nation. The study rated websites based on content, look-up tools and usability.

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