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Tuesday’s Virginia primary expected to bring pre-pandemic crowds to the polls

June 7, 2021

While tens of thousands of Virginians already voted early ahead of the primary election on Tuesday, the turnout for people casting ballots in person is expected to look more like it did before the coronavirus pandemic.

“I suspect that the bulk of the voters will be voting tomorrow as they traditionally have,” said Fairfax County General Registrar Scott Konopasek. “With the vaccine and the changes to the mask mandate and social distancing, it makes things a lot easier.”

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