Nov 05 2018
When early voting started strong two weeks ago, Stewart said she and the election commissioners expected the numbers to taper off.
The Gilmer County Elections office reported a record-setting first day of early voting.
The 2014 midterms saw 12,938,596 total votes cast with six days before the elections, compared to 24,024,621 total votes cast by Wednesday.
A poll released Monday by the Institute of Politics at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government found that 40 percent of young voters plan to vote in the midterms, with 66 percent of them saying they plan to vote for a Democratic candidate.
It's one thing to see Virginia more than doubling its 2014 early turnout.
More than 16 percent of voters to date have Spanish surnames, a higher share than in any previous midterm election. The state has settled firmly into Republican-dominated territory.
The trend also is raising concerns about whether voters can be assured their ballots will count or be notified in time if there is a problem.
In that election, St. Johns County Republicans turned out more than 62 percent, or 52,208, of their registered voters. They also worry about low turnout among Hispanics, who represent 60 percent of Dodge City's population.
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His letter also noted, "In short, during the Committee's time-sensitive investigation of allegations against Judge Kavanaugh , Ms. Christine Blasey Ford , who claimed Kavanaugh had assaulted them when they were in high school or college.
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The report said he was found unresponsive at 8:20 a.m. and was pronounced dead by the Preston County medical examiner. Prison officials haven't released details, but say his body was found sometime after he was moved to the prison.
In Illinois, voters are deciding all statewide offices including governor, as well as several competitive congressional and other races.
If average turnout on Friday comes in at around 60,500, the county could come close to or exceed 1 million ballots cast by the end of the election. There are crossover voters, even in this hyperpartisan era.
The state's top race is to replace term-limited GOP Gov. Mary Fallin.
For voters who are registered to vote in another county but can not make it back home to vote, an option to vote only in statewide elections is available at the Brazos County Elections Administration Office. There are now 30,524 active registered voters in the city and 78,253 in the county.
Obviously, the interest in 2018 has far exceeded the interest of the 2014 election, the last time Republicans were said to have won big.
Voter turnout in Tuesday's General Election could range anywhere from 30 to 50 percent, according to predictions from local county clerks. Along with all the traditional absentee voters, well over 1.7 million people had voted as of Friday.
- Some voters in Barton County, Kansas, will have to travel 18 miles to get to their nearest polling site after officials cut the number of voting locations from 23 during the state primary to 11 for Tuesday's general election.
- Voters in Missouri who do not bring a valid photo ID to the polls will not have to sign a sworn statement after a state judge set aside that requirement. "We'll need more parking and more people working".
Nov 05 2018
Apple is selling refurbished iPhone 8 and 8 Plus starting at $499
That's on the high-end of investor's expectations but flat compared to the 46 million Apple sold in the same quarter a year ago . The flat sales of iPhones and yet the increased revenue shows that Apple is earning by increasing the price of the devices.
Nov 04 2018
Nazis Target Oprah And Stacey Abrams In Robocalls
Pence said Abrams is being bankrolled by Hollywood liberals, referring to Winfrey and actor Will Ferrell . "This is the South. Oprah Winfrey has been campaigning for Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams in her campaign for state governor.
Nov 03 2018
Top Pakistan religious scholar Moulana Samiul Haq assasinated in Rawalpindi
No individual or group has so far claimed responsibility behind the assassination of Maulana Samiul Haq. His seminary is in the Akora Khattak in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, which borders Afghanistan.
Nov 02 2018
Pentagon: 5000 Troops Will Be Deployed To U.S.-Mexico Border
USA officials have told Reuters the support mission would be coordinated by the US military's Northern Command. He said the 5,200 soldiers will be in addition to the almost 2,100 National Guardsmen already along the border.
Nov 01 2018
Venice Hit by Worst Flooding in a Decade
The high tide along the final stretch of the race meant participants had to jog through ankle-deep water to complete the course. Much of Italy is under alert for flooding from heavy rains, a problem exacerbated by a lack of maintenance of river beds.
Oct 31 2018
Notorious Boston gangster 'Whitey' Bulger was killed in prison, source says
Bulger was later identified as the dead man, although officials released no details surrounding his sudden, violent demise. Paul Rico to penetrate the USA pari-mutuel industry by taking over the World Jai Alai company.
Oct 28 2018
Red Sox vs. Dodgers
But second baseman Ian Kinsler's wide throw on a two-out grounder by Yasiel Puig let Los Angeles score the tying run. The stakes: With Max Muncy giving the Dodgers life, they now have the opportunity to set things back to square one.
Oct 27 2018
IPhone XR now available from Vodafone
Additionally, buyers are eligible to receive offers for up to Rs. 2000 back on MakeMyTrip , Swiggy, Freshmenu, and EazyDiner. Yes, the price of the base iPhone has bumped up by $50 (the iPhone 8 cost $700 past year , and the XR costs $750 now).
Oct 25 2018
Saudi prince may be involved, but I want to believe he's not
Here is, according to Erdogan, how the murder plot unfolded leading up to and including the day of the murder. It has said Mr Khashoggi died in a "fist fight" at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October.
Oct 25 2018
Floresville resident claims $5 million Mega Millions prize
Another ticket sold in the October 20 Powerball drawing matched four of the first five numbers and the Powerball to win $50,000. Still, the odds of winning said prize are incredibly small: 1 in 302,575,350, according to the Mega Millions website .
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