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Will new voters in Central California take aim at local races?

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Citizens vote on Election Day at Fire Station #71 in Alhambra, Los Angeles County, on November 6, 2012 in California. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images

Voter outreach groups are hoping that Latino, Asian and young voters will turn out in big numbers on November 8. But with all the attention on a contentious presidential race, will that interest carry over to the local races and issues on the ballot?

Fresno Bee reporter Andrea Castillo said that based on primary election outcomes, more voters could be heading to the polls, but some still face obstacles.

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READ: ‘Trump factor’ inspires Latino, Asian voters, but will they vote in local races? in the Fresno Bee


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