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Baltimore spent more than $33,000 on election cellphones city staff forgot to turn off

July 26, 2023

Baltimore paid more than $33,000 last year for cellphones that city officials neglected to turn off after the election was over, an investigation by Inspector General Isabel Mercedes Cumming found. The 400 phones, which the Baltimore Board of Elections uses on a temporary basis for election employees and judges, are typically activated a month before a primary and deactivated after the subsequent general election.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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