"Any confusion from voters. can dramatically affect turnout.", said Brandon Rottinghaus, a political science professor at the University of Houston. Through this past Saturday, voters had cast 3,581 ballots during this year's early voting with almost a week to go. The secretary of state's office has launched a campaign to educate unaffiliated voters about the new changes.
There are races in cities and school districts ranging from Arlington and Azle to Kennedale and Mansfield, as well as a $250 million bond proposal for the Tarrant Regional Water District. There will also be one day of Saturday voting on May 12, at the elections office between 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
General Election: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 ballots will be mailed to all active voters registered in Logan County. This outpaces the 2014 primary, when there had been almost 183,000 ballots requested - but there were no major statewide races in that primary.
In contrast to its neighboring counties, Guilford County hasn't seen a spike in early voting so far.
In the lone statewide race that involves a regional candidate, former Dougherty District Attorney Ken Hodges is running for a vacant seat on the State Court of Appeals.
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Poll workers say it's not required for Texans to bring their voter registration cards to vote, but it is helpful.
Virginia law requires voters to present an acceptable photo ID when voting in-person.
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As the polls open on Thursday for the local elections, morning talk will undoubtedly turn to whether it's safe to use pencil to vote with.
The race for governor includes seven Republican candidates on the ballot - L.S. "Casey" Cagle, Eddie Hayes, Hunter Hill, Brian Kemp, Clay Tippins, Marc Urbach and Michael Williamson - and two Democratic candidates - Stacey Abrams and Stacey Evans. Information about both issues can be found online at access.tarrantcounty.com/en/elections.html.
New this year, the mail-in ballots do not have to be received by election night.
On the ballot are 50 candidates for U.S. House, including incumbents who are working to make their case to voters to send them back to Washington.
"Put them in the right envelopes", Garcia said.
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The National Weather Service office in Morristown expects no rain today with morning temperatures in the upper 40s moderating to around 76 degrees in late afternoon.
As of Monday, almost 35,000 unaffiliated Colorado voters had selected one ballot or the other - and they are so far leaning toward the Democrats, according to figures from the secretary of state's office.