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How You Can Win $1,000 For Casting A Ballot In Pennsylvania Primary

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- You could win $1,000 just for casting a ballot. Eyewitness News was at the African Episcopal Church of Saint Thomas on Lancaster Avenue, where a randomly chosen voter won $1,000.

Two more winners will be confirmed following the election, and people who voted by mail are also eligible.

The money giveaway is being organized by The Philadelphia Citizen, which says it wants to increase off-year voter turnout.

In Philadelphia, all eyes are on the race for district attorney.

Democratic incumbent Larry Krasner is going up against former prosecutor Carlos Vega.

Polls close at 8 p.m. If you have not yet voted, for all the information you need to know before heading to the polls -- check out CBS Philly's Voter Guide: Pennsylvania Primary Election 2021.

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