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St. George Organizers: We've got the signatures

1 year ago August 25, 2014 Aug 25, 2014 Monday, August 25 2014 Monday, August 25, 2014 7:39:04 AM CDT in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Hunter Robinson

BATON ROUGE - St. George organizers say they've got the nearly 18,000 signatures needed for the issue to appear on the ballot in December.

This is good news for supporters who had hoped to vote on the breakaway city in November but fell short. The group is expected to garner additional signatures today at a fundraising and petition drive.

Once the petition is submitted to the Secretary of State's Office and the signatures are verified, voters will be able to decide at the ballot box in December.

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