Early voting begins for primary election

10 May, 2018, 00:44 | Author: Carlos George
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Voters, it's all up to you now.

Early voting figures are down slightly from the 2016 primary, when 10 percent of the county's registered voters cast early ballots. Other primary contests include races for county school boards.

Polling locations were unsure of how the voter turnout would look for the 2018 Primary Election, and some polls were reporting low numbers by mid-afternoon Tuesday.

Though the certification was originally scheduled for this Monday, election commission chair Robert Brown said he and the members of the commission made the decision to delay it after several candidates asked for voter information from the races.

Polls opened at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday for primary elections being held to narrow the races for the 170 seats in North Carolina's General Assembly. Regular Election Office hours are 8 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

You cast a ballot at the designated precinct in your neighborhood or community. While less than a thousand more voters showed up on primary Election Day, it represented a larger portion of eligible voters and produced almost a 5 percent increase in voter turnout to 20 percent.

Mail-in ballots must be postmarked by June 5 for acceptance.

Washington Terrace Park, which was one of two High Point polling places during early voting, won't be used for voting today.

That tops the 12 percent of registered voters who cast ballots in the primary election in 2014.

Independent voters can choose to vote in either the Democratic or Republican primary.

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Unwilling to declare herself a Democrat or Republican, Mrs. Barnes, selected independent, which prevented her from voting for candidates.

This article was released by the Orange County Registrar of Voters.

West Virginia elections officials are receiving scattered reports that some independent voters are being mistakenly told by poll workers that they can not request a party ballot in the primary.

Can I same-day register and vote?

In Albuquerque, people interested in voting early can head to the Clerk's Annex located at 1500 Lomas Blvd NW SUITE A.

The state arguably has the duty to make sure that every voter is a US citizen and eligible to vote, but this voter ID proposal seems far too broad.

Seventy-four-year-old Joe Jones says he is voting for Pittenger because he thought the congressman would more consistently support President Donald Trump than Harris would. Voters can request an absentee ballot through their county auditor's office.

No judges are on the May ballot after lawmakers did away with judicial primaries this year while they rework judicial districts. So far, election forecasts for the Senate seat and the Governor's race have been classified as being safely Democratic, according to polls research.

When would a runoff election take place?

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