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Feds get calls about restaurants treating voters

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal authorities on the lookout for election fraud say they've received calls about restaurants and coffee shops offering freebies to people wearing "I voted" stickers.

U.S. Attorney's Office spokeswoman Jeanne Cooney says it's against state and federal law to offer expenditures of any kind to anyone for voting or not voting. She says her office has been working with the state and the FBI to educate the restaurants.

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