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Should Webmasters allow 3 votes to close a question rather than 5?

I think the numbers speak for themselves. Currently, if a moderator doesn't close a question it's likely not going to be closed. I agree that we should lower the vote to close threshold to three votes....
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Should Webmasters allow 3 votes to close a question rather than 5?

As of now this site setting has been changed. I went through the stats over the past couple of years and I can see that the moderators are doing the bulk of the closures - in fact, they've been ...
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Question has reopen/close votes but does not appear in my reopen/close review queue?

One pattern I have noticed is that a question (which has received close votes) does not seem to appear in the (my) close votes queue if I have provided an answer to that question. This is shown with ...
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