Polls open across ME with high turnout predicted

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Check the state Voting Information Project search tool to find you location. The Secretary of State's Office says wearing a shirt with a candidate's name or picture is prohibited within 150 feet of the precinct entrance.

Instead, a new election law has kept the clerk's office busy, Colabella said.

Election officials in Albemarle County and Charlottesville are expecting higher voter turnout than past midterms.

In 2014, 51 percent of the county's eligible voters cast ballots. The S.C. Election Commission says you will be asked to show one of the following photo IDs: S.C. driver's license, DMV ID card, S.C. voter registration card with photo, US passport, or federal military ID. For perspective, the early vote total in the 2014 midterms was 28.3 million, and over 83 million people voted in the election overall.

Tomorrow is Election Day. It's imperative that you vote in the polling location for your precinct, so you're not given a provisional ballot.

"We knew we could break 200,000 early voters but because of the momentum of people heading to the polls, we hit over 224,000", said Richard Barron, director of Fulton County Registration and Elections. They reported 16 percent of registered voters had cast their ballot, up from 12 percent in the last gubernatorial election year of 2014. The deadline to return a ballot through one of the county's ballot drop boxes is 8 p.m. You need two forms of ID, including one with a current DeKalb County address. But, turnout is expected to be high today.

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Winfrey explained that in her canvassing, she already talked to people who have voted early and plan on volunteering for Abrams. Abrams faces off against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp (R). "I don't want to go in those waters".

Ryan, who was speaking from an unidentified polling site, suggested the machines were also jamming because of the two-page ballot.

Polls opened at 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 6, and are scheduled to close at 7 p.m. There are 413 County election districts in Ocean County. There were also reports of lines in Hartford, Stonington, Bristol and Wallingford among many other towns.

ME voters will also answer five ballot questions, one of which proposed to increase taxes on higher-income earners to pay for home health care workers.

"I think it's really exciting to see people participate in this civic process, to be a part of our essential part of democracy and make their voices heard". Mansky says absentee voting in Ramsey County through Tuesday morning was over 60,000.

In Nevada and Florida, for example, Democrats have actually pulled ahead of Republicans as a share of the early vote this time.

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