Cindi Ross Scoppe

December 16, 2012 12:00 AM

Scoppe: Big precincts, long lines and voting machine shortages: It’s all relative

MY FIRST inclination was to applaud Richland County legislators for thinking about maybe reconfiguring the county’s voting precincts, nearly two-thirds of which have more than the 1,500 voters that state law allows — nearly half of those with more than 1,000 extra voters, and one with nearly four times the legal limit.

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