Voters get a sticker to encourage others to vote at voting precinct 2033 in the Tarrant County Sub-Courthouse in Mansfield, Texas, Tuesday, November 6, 2012. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT)
Voters get a sticker to encourage others to vote at voting precinct 2033 in the Tarrant County Sub-Courthouse in Mansfield, Texas, Tuesday, November 6, 2012. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT) Rodger Mallison Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT
Voters get a sticker to encourage others to vote at voting precinct 2033 in the Tarrant County Sub-Courthouse in Mansfield, Texas, Tuesday, November 6, 2012. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT) Rodger Mallison Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT

Martin Vassolo is a general assignment reporter on the Miami Herald’s metro desk. He was a member of the Herald’s reporting team covering the 2018 midterm elections and Florida’s recount. Previously, he worked as a political reporting intern with the Herald and as editor-in-chief of the University of Florida’s student newspaper, The Independent Florida Alligator.