Champaign voters got their first crack at democracy for 2008 this morning. At 11:58 a.m., 315 out of 900 people had already voted at the Holy Cross parish center, which covers the 11th and 12th precincts. The Democratic Party had significantly higher numbers in these precincts than other parties.
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