Early voting in Oklahoma starts Thursday for midterms

Early voter turnout strong across state

Early voter turnout strong across state

The East Lansing City Clerk's office will be open November 3 from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m.to issue and receive absentee ballots before the midterm elections. "Only registered voters will be voting on election day".

- Some Texas voters reported that balloting machines changed their straight-ticket selections to the other party in key races during early voting. And for those who waited until the final day in lieu of early voting opportunities, knowing these basics can help make for a smooth voting experience. Voters which have registered in the county total 1,756. County elections director Charlie Collicutt attributed the issue to old technology (the voting machines were bought in 2006) and encouraged all voters to double check their choices before they submit their ballots.

Locally, the 2014 General Election saw 54.7 percent of registered voters cast a ballot. More than 6.6 million voted early or voted by mail in the 2016 presidential election.

Advance voting in person ends Monday at noon.

This is the first major election Texans and voters across the country have weighed in on since the 2016 presidential election, when Republican Donald Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton.




Election day for the 2018 midterms is Tuesday, Nov. 6.

While a government-issued photo ID is not required to vote under IL law, it can be helpful to bring one should any questions about registration, address, signature, or more arise during the voting process.

Native American voters down 87.5%.

More people than ever are returning their ballots by mail or dropping them off at a local election location rather than voting in a booth on Election Day. There are now 30,524 active registered voters in the city and 78,253 in the county.

Anderson's analysis finds that barely more than half of the new voters are white in a state where the GOP wants the white share of the electorate to be push toward the mid-60s.

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