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Polls close for Georgia's license plate design contest

ATLANTA (WTVM) - Monday afternoon was the last day to vote for Georgia's new license plate.

Officials restarted the voting campaign after confusion rose over whether the motto "In God We Trust" would be the winning design.

[Web Extra! Submitted Georgia License plate designs]

During the first voting period, more than 400,000 votes poured in.  

Georgia will start issuing the new plates next year.

Residents will have the option of adding the religious motto to their tag for an additional dollar.

For the tag contest check out: https://etax.dor.ga.gov/TagContest.aspx

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