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Early Voting in the Southland

Voters stand in line outside the Los Angeles County Registrar and Records office in Norwalk. Sixteen touch screens were set up in a narrow winding hallway on the third floor of the L.A. County building. (Anne Cusack / LAT)
Voters question an election worker as they wait in line outside the building. (Anne Cusack / LAT)
Carmen Jimenez, 43, from Downey, votes while holding her 3-month-old daughter, Lauren Rivera. (Anne Cusack / LAT)
Voters at the booths cast early ballots on touch-screen machines while others use absentee ballots. Dora Herrera (center, facing) and Patricia Torres of Los Angeles (right, facing camera) vote absentee. (Anne Cusack / LAT)
Early voters cast ballots at polling booths set up at the Registrar of Voters office in Santa Ana. (Don Kelsen / LAT)
Nancy Neptune, center, of Aliso Viejo, waits in line at the Registrar of Voters office in Santa Ana. (Don Kelsen / LAT)
Ten-year-old Jimmy McDermott, left, watches as his mother, Lisa McDermott votes at the Ventura County Registrar’s office, Monday. Jared McDermott, 7, helps by holding a sample ballot. (Spencer Weiner / LAT)
Early voters form a line out the door at the Ventura County Registrar’s office. (Spencer Weiner / LAT)
Candida Lorenzana helps early voters at the Ventura County Registrar’s office. (Spencer Weiner / LAT)
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