USA Votes 2012

New Jersey Residents Vote Despite Hardshipsi
|| 0:00:00
X
Greg Flakus
November 07, 2012 5:17 AM
In storm-ravaged areas along the New Jersey coast, some voters cast ballots at makeshift polling stations and many people displaced by the storm voted at other locations, using special ballots that only allowed them to vote for president and statewide offices. New Jersey voters were also able to vote online or by fax, although they would give up their right to secrecy as a result. VOA's Greg Flakus reports from Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey, that most voters seem motivated by patriotic spirit.

New Jersey Residents Vote Despite Hardships

Greg Flakus

Published November 07, 2012

In storm-ravaged areas along the New Jersey coast, some voters cast ballots at makeshift polling stations and many people displaced by the storm voted at other locations, using special ballots that only allowed them to vote for president and statewide offices. New Jersey voters were also able to vote online or by fax, although they would give up their right to secrecy as a result. VOA's Greg Flakus reports from Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey, that most voters seem motivated by patriotic spirit.