Brevard Supervisor of Elections Lori Scott proud of voter turnout


Any election year — even one without a global pandemic and a presidential matchup on the ballot — is busy enough for Brevard Supervisor of Elections Lori Scott.

She’s proud of Brevard voters. Proud of her office’s performance year after year. Proud of the county’s spot at the head of the pack for voter turnout in Florida’s 16 largest counties.

But almost a year since a contentious contest which saw Joe Biden defeat incumbent Donald Trump for the presidency — and with four elections coming up in the next year — she’s still busy working to quell misinformation that continues to rage nationwide over the outcome.

Scott, who has held her post since 2009, spoke with FLORIDA TODAY after the Brevard Republican Executive Committee passed a resolution Wednesday calling for a “full forensic audit’ of the 2020 results statewide and here in the county.”

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