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The Rich Vote Different, Too

• November 06, 2012 • 4:27 PM

Lining up at schools and churches to cast a vote is strictly for the 99 per cent. In Los Angeles’ exclusive Bel Air and Brentwood neighborhoods, as Curbed LA first noticed, well-heeled voters will be treated to free valet parking and hors d’oeuvres at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel. It’s a “luxury voting experience“! So what do we call the experience of the folks in the storm-battered Rockaways who are voting in polling places with no heat or light?

Vince Beiser
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