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Puerto Rico primary election derailed as ballots fail to arrive at voting centers

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Voters in Puerto Rico are demanding answers after some were denied access to voting centers because ballots didn't arrive in time. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud joined CBSN to explain what went wrong and what to expect going into the November elections.
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Puerto Rico’s Governor Calls for Election Commissioner to Resign After Voters Turned Away Due to Lack of Ballots
After a lack of ballots, Puerto Rico was forced to partially suspend it’s primary election. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.

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