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By Andrew P. Napolitano
Fourth Amendment says Obama is not at liberty to collect metadata
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Topic - Cameron Quinn
Fairfax County is the only county in Virginia history with a federal mandate to provide language assistance to English-deficient Hispanic voters in a presidential election — a development delighting activists, straining election officials and worrying those who argue that voters should know English well enough to participate without help.
Nearly one-third of active voters in Fairfax County — Virginia's most populous jurisdiction and a crucial battleground in the Old Dominion — might not be able to vote or could end up going to the wrong polling place on Election Day, according to the county's Office of Elections.
Ms. Quinn said her office works with the county's public affairs shop to develop new press contacts, and she has noticed an uptick in inquiries when Spanish-language television stations run election stories on the state's new voter-ID law.
"People who are illiterate in English and bilingual are sometimes illiterate in Spanish," she said. "In a sense, we're messaging to people who aren't going to be picking up messages, literally. Last year, our only option was to create Spanish-language equivalent [signs] and put them up."