Amy Bartner Indianapolis Star Published 6:36 AM EST Nov 6, 2018 Follow along live as IndyStar journalists cover Election Day in Indiana from before the time the polls open at 6 a.m. through when they close at 6 p.m. and until all the results are counted. 6:30 a.m. update: Voter greeters. IndyStar reporter Vic Ryckaert, at a suburban precinct in Greenwood, Ind., had some company as he waited in a long, long line. 6:19 a.m. update: Long waits ahead. As polls are now open, some in town are looking at a long wait time ahead of them, like IndyStar sports reporter David Woods at his Brownsburg, Ind., precinct. Or IndyStar photographer Robert Scheer's polling place Downtown, where a shorter line — about 25 people were lined up 5:52 a.m. update: Many lined up in advance. Even before polls officially opened Tuesday, people took to social media to report the lines at their polling places. Corey Elliot said that when he arrived at Mount Pleasant Church in Greenwood at … [Read more...] about Indiana election 2018 live coverage: Polls open at 6 a.m.
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U.S. 2018 Midterms After months of debate and millions spent in campaigning, the highly contested midterm elections are finally upon us. This year’s election cycle is expected to smash voter turnout records for a midterm year, as more than 30 million Americans have already cast early ballots. At least 28 states have already surpassed the amount of early voters who participated in the 2014 midterm elections. Although forecasters do not predict that overall turnout this November will be higher than 2016 levels. While voter registration has passed in a majority of states, a handful still allow people to register and vote on Election Day, including: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington D.C., Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Here’s a list of when the polls open and close in each state (all times are local). Alabama: Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Alaska: Polls open at 7 … [Read more...] about When Do Polls Open and Close for Midterm Elections 2018? Times for Polling Locations in Every State
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Polls are open across the state for the California primary election on Tuesday, as voters decide on who will be the final two candidates in the governor and senate races.There are 27 gubernatorial candidates, and winners in the primary will advance to November's election. So far, polls show Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom leading the pack, and there's a fight for second place between former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Republican businessman John Cox. Newsom cast his vote about 10:30 a.m. He has said he would prefer to face a Republican as his opponent.Villaraigosa campaigned furiously in the final days to try to close the gap and appears to have the best shot at being one of the top two. He also voted on Tuesday in Los Angeles.Meanwhile, recent polls showed a surge by Cox, who was endorsed by President Donald Trump. Republican registration has fallen for years throughout the state and the party has not won a statewide contest since Arnold Schwarzenegger was … [Read more...] about California primary voting polls open in SoCal: What to know
An Iraqi woman casts her vote in the country's parliamentary elections in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, May 12, 2018. An Iraqi woman casts her vote in the... Photo by Associated Press /Times Free Press. BAGHDAD (AP) — Polls opened across Iraq on Saturday in the first national election since the declaration of victory over the Islamic State group. After weeks of official campaigning, no clear front-runner has emerged as Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi faces stiff competition from political parties with closer ties to Iran. In central Baghdad, voters supporting al-Abadi said they are doing so because they give him credit for Iraq's military victory over IS. Al-Abadi "took revenge" for civilians killed in insurgent attacks in Iraq "with the victory over Daesh," said 71 year-old Felihah Hassan, using the Arabic acronym for IS. After IS overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014, the group launched waves of suicide bombings targeting civilians in Baghdad and other pockets … [Read more...] about Iraqi polls open in first elections since victory over IS
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest What time do polls in Ohio close? Polls in Ohio are open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. for the Nov. 7 General Election. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Monroe Trombly, Cincinnati Published 8:30 a.m. ET Nov. 2, 2017 | Updated 2:52 p.m. ET May 8, 2018 CLOSE What is gerrymandering, and where did the term originate? Ohio Issue 1, on the ballot May 8, is a bipartisan attempt to curb gerrymandering in Ohio. The Enquirer/Mike Nyerges CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Polls are open for Ohio's … [Read more...] about What time do polls in Ohio close?