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Seasonal election workers, clerk’s office employees and even people from temp agencies are processing thousands of absentee ballots every 24 hours.

Indianapolis Star

Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version of this story did not accurately describe Christina Hale’s property tax appeal. Hale and her husand argued that they should not have to pay the 2007 property taxes on a property they bought on April 30, 2008, and that the 2007 assessed value of the subject property was incorrect. They had to pay the 2007 taxes, but were successful in correcting the assessed value of the property and were refunded.

Less than a month out from Election Day and both Indiana’s 5th Congressional District major party candidates have gone negative — and so have the groups that support them.  

The hostility isn’t surprising: Republican Victoria Spartz and Democrat Christina Hale are locked in a tight race to replace retiring Republican