Early voting expands Monday in Illinois ahead of election


More than 3,000 people cast their ballot in the first four days of early voting in Dickson County, according to the county election commission.

Early voting in Austin kicks off on Monday, heralding the imminent conclusion of 2016's drawn-out election cycle, and Travis County Clerk Dana DeBeauvoir says her team is bracing for record turnout. That's the highest turnout the county has ever seen.

Anyone registered in Lee County can vote between 10 a.m.to 7 p.m. from October 24 to November 5 at any of the early voting locations. That is not the kind of growth Jones expected in a presidential year. Then, your voted balclicklot must be received by Election Day.

The 2014 law says cities and towns must have at least one early voting site open during business hours, and gives municipalities the ability to extend their hours, hold polling hours on weekends, and establish additional voting sites - though they are not required to do so. "We thought we would get a decent amount of people, but I am surprised at the amount of people coming in. That way, we don't have to worry about waiting until the last minute".

"It's better for my work schedule", he said. Their voices can not be heard on election day.

Cowles said his office will also post wait times online.

All but 17 of Florida's 67 counties opened early-voting locations on Monday.

Late last week, a line of voters extended down the sidewalk and wrapped around the corner outside the Wake County Board of Elections. You are more likely to be struck by lightening than you are to succeed at in-person voter fraud in America.

Friday, Nov. 4: 9 a.m. -1 p.m. But whenever you come, he said, wear "comfortable shoes". "So if you think you're seeing more ads than anybody else in the country, you are", said Dr. Susan McManus, USF professor and ABC Action News political analyst.

In Georgia, voting began on October 17 and there have been at least 432,696 votes cast both in person and by mail-in ballot, according to the secretary of state. Grace period registration is available through Election Day but voters must cast a ballot when they register. Cowles said Orange's returns so far are down compared with 2012, though disruptions caused by Hurricane Matthew may be partly to blame.

Supporting documentation can be a certified birth certificate (must be an original), a valid voter registration certificate, a copy or original of one of the following: current utility bill, bank statement, government check, or paycheck, or other government document that shows the voter's name and an address, although government documents which include a photo must be original and cannot be copies.

This election there is more than 136,000 registered voters in the county, which is almost 7,300 more registered voters than in the 2012 presidential election.

Trump has also urged supporters to keep watch over the polls on Election Day.

"You get to vote on the races that are the same between Lubbock county and your home county", Kennedy said.

"Similarly, the qualification laptops used in the polling locations now have upgraded software and hardware, and these upgrades provide the system resources needed to handle the growing amounts of data in the polling location", he added.