About 300,000 Georgians have voted early each day this week -- setting records for the largest single-day early voting turnout in state history.
It was about a 40-minute wait for early voting at 11 a.m. on Thursday at the Bibb County Board of Elections. Voters were passionate and willing to wait in line during the final days of early voting in the U.S. Senate runoff between Sen. Raphael Warnock and challenger Herschel Walker despite the shorter window for casting a ballot.
ATLANTA — Georgia has set new records for early voting again as the two Senate candidates blitz the state ahead of Tuesday’s runoff election. And the contest is drawing new voters, too. More than 1.85 million Georgians have voted early, according to the office of Secretary of State...
More than 353,000 voters shattered Georgia’s single-day early voting record Friday in the US Senate contest between incumbent Democrat Raphael Warnock and Republican Herschel Walker. The tally came on the final day of early voting in the run-off race, which now heads to Tuesday’s election day. “As of 9:45, with some counties catching up on their data input, the early vote totals climbed to 353,440 for today,” Gabriel Sterling, the chief operating officer of Georgia’s secretary of state’s office and one of the top election officials, announced. “Our totals are over 1.8 million with a few days of absentees to arrive....
By the time early voting ended Friday, nearly one in every three Cobb County voters had already cast a ballot in the runoff election between U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Herschel Walker. More than 155,510 Cobb voters, or 30.4%, have voted early in person or by absentee ballot, according to data from the Secretary of State’s office. That turnout rate surpasses the state at-large, where 1,852,593...
Georgia voters cast over 350,000 ballots for the Senate runoff on the last day of early voting, setting a single-day record
Per Gabriel Sterling, the chief operating officer for the Georgia secretary of state's office, at least 353,440 people had voted early on Friday.
Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and his Republican challenger Herschel Walker will face off on Dec. 6.
Democrats and Republicans are firing up their voters, urging them to go to polls on Tuesday after an unprecedented surge in early voting culminating in a record-setting day on Friday. With the DNC committee also advancing a plan to move the presidential primary up earlier, the battleground state may become a major player in determining the next president.Dec. 3, 2022.
SAVANNAH, Ga (WSAV) — Mayor Van Johnson held a voting canvass kickoff encouraging canvassers to inspire members of the community to vote on Saturday. “We understand that there has been record turnout, we understand that people have been waiting in line all week for hours. We understand that but we’re not going to leave any […]
A major overhaul of Ohio voting laws, which includes allowing absentee ballots to be requested online, got a fourth committee hearing but no final vote Thursday. That decreases its chance of making it through the lame-duck legislative session. House Bill 294, the “Enact Ohio Election Security and Modernization Act,” is...
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - People in Louisiana are running out of time to vote early for the Saturday, Dec. 10 election. According to the Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office, the final day of early voting is Saturday, Dec. 3. Voters can head to the polls between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
The early voting period in the upcoming Bryan city council runoff election, which ended Saturday, generated almost five percent of the registered voters in the west Bryan district. Brazos County elections administrator Trudy Hancock says turnout was 424 of around 8,600 registered voters in the Bryan council’s single member district...