Why Scottish breakaway bid may hinge on voter turnout

September 9, 2014 7:38 PM

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A high turnout on Sept. 18 is likely to benefit the nationalist camp, which wants Scotland to go it alone. The 'No' camp can draw on its strengths in the electoral machinery of the Labour Party.

Glasgow, Scotland — Margaret Malcolm stands on the doorstep of a suburban house on the north side of Glasgow, pen and clipboard in hand. “Have you decided how you are going to vote in the referendum?” she asks the elderly bespectacled man who answers the door.

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