2012-04-19 / Politics
Voter Turnout is Expected to be a Record Low for Coming Primary
With Republican Presidential Primary Contest Virtually Over
New York’s Republican Presidential Primary is Tuesday, but elections officials are expecting weak turnout. Putnam County Board of Elections Commissioner Anthony Scannapieco, a Republican, said he hears few people talking about the primary, “Nobody knows there is a primary even though it’s in alI the papers,” he said Wednesday.