6 and a half hours.
That's how long voters had to wait in line in Velda City which had the longest lines in the state.
Secretary of State Carnahan said St. Louis County Elections authorities are trying to smooth out the process.
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Secretary Carnahan said the local election authorities were prepared for the record turnout but clearly some precincts were more ready than others.
From the Secretary of State's Office, Max Reiss 1120 KMOX News.
Max Reiss has more from the Secretary of State's Office.
Voters waited more than 6 and a half hours in Velda City.
Secretary of State Robyn Carnahan says there's no timetable for when voters will be done casting their ballots.
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From the Secretary of State's Office, Max Reiss. 1120 KMOX News.
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