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North Dakota, Minnesota among top states for voting performance

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FARGO -- When it comes to handling the hustle and bustle of Election Day, the upper Midwest does it best.

That's according to a sweeping new study by Pew Charitable Trusts that analyzed how each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia handled the voting process on recent election years.


North Dakota was ranked first overall for its handling of the 2010 election. It ranked second in 2008, trailing Wisconsin.

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