Times for 2018 poll closings and the expected release of results for the Nov. 6 midterm election are listed state-by-state below. Please note that some states span more than one time zone. Also, poll opening hours may vary within each state, and voters should verify their locality’s voting hours with the state’s election office. The first poll closings are expected in Indiana and Kentucky at 6 p.m. EST. Poll closing times by state: Alabama | Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Deleware | Florida | Georgia | Hawaii | Idaho | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maine | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New Mexico | New York | North Carolina | North Dakota | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Rhode Island | South Carolina | South Dakota | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Vermont | Virginia | Washington | West … [Read more...] about What time do polls close? 2018 poll closing times by state
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With dozens of competitive races around the country and waves of poll-closing times, there’s a lot to monitor in the 2018 midterm elections. Here’s a cheat sheet we prepped to track some of the top races as Election Day progresses on Tuesday. Be sure to also follow along on our live coverage starting Tuesday morning on seattletimes.com, as we’ll be posting regular updates on the election results, the victors, trends and who will control the U.S. House, the U.S. Senate and the governor’s mansions that are up for a vote. 3 p.m. Pacific (6 p.m. EST): The first indicators Poll closings: Parts of Indiana and Kentucky The first polls to close are in parts of Indiana and Kentucky, which could provide an early glimpse at trends. The most competitive race to watch here is Kentucky’s 6th District between Republican incumbent Andy Barr and Democratic challenger Amy McGrath. The race has been one of the most expensive in the country. Another race to watch is … [Read more...] about When do the polls close? An hour-by-hour guide to the races to watch in Election 2018
Polls have closed for Arkansas' 2018 primary election. Voters still in line at the poll-closing time will be allowed to cast a ballot. Democratic and Republican voters on Tuesday were picking party nominees for this November's general election, and every registered voter in the state could make selections in court and prosecutor races. A Democratic primary for a central Arkansas seat in Congress was among several top races. If none of the four candidates wins a majority, a runoff would be held June 19. On the Republican side, Gov. Asa Hutchinson faced a challenge from gun-range owner Jan Morgan, who says the governor is not conservative enough. [2018 ELECTIONS: Full coverage of primary races + live results after polls close] … [Read more...] about Polls close for Arkansas’ 2018 primary election
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader PowerPost by Sean Sullivan, Michael Scherer, David Weigel and Elise Viebeck by Sean Sullivan, Michael Scherer, David Weigel and Elise Viebeck Email the author May 8 at 7:00 PM Email the author Breaking: Polls have closed in Indiana, while voters in West Virginia, Ohio and North Carolina have until 7:30 p.m. Eastern time to cast ballots for nominees in Novermber’s midterm elections. Republicans eager to claim Democratic Senate seats in states won by President Trump watched closely as voters cast primary ballots on Tuesday in Indiana, Ohio and West Virginia. Battling anti-establishment fervor that threatened their position … [Read more...] about Primary elections: Polls close in Indiana, as GOP keeps close eye on Senate race in W.Va.
Updated 4:08 pm, Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Photo: Darron Cummings, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 In this April 30, 2018, photo, Senate candidates from left, Todd Rokita, Luke Messer and Mike Braun speak with each other following the Indiana Republican senate primary debate in Indianapolis. As primary season kicks into high gear, Republicans are engaged in nomination fights that are pulling the party to the right, leaving some leaders worried their candidates will be out of a step with the broader electorate in the November election. less In this April 30, 2018, photo, Senate candidates from left, Todd Rokita, Luke Messer and Mike Braun speak with each other following the Indiana Republican senate primary debate in Indianapolis. As primary ... more Photo: Darron Cummings, AP The Latest: Indiana polls closings ends GOP Senate … [Read more...] about The Latest: Indiana polls closings ends GOP Senate voting