When is early voting in Miami-Dade and where can I vote?

Gabriel C. Pérez   KUT

Gabriel C. Pérez KUT

Early voting is now underway in many counties across the state and will start in the rest over the next few days.

"The big question, though, is are these new voters or is it just that voting patterns are changing and people would rather vote early than show up on Election Day", said Professor Larry Jacobs of the Humphrey School. Voting locations in the Keys will be open from 8:30 a.m.to 5 p.m.

Statewide, 240,653 Texans voted early in 2014, 2.68 percent of registered voters.

If you vote in person, it is possible that you could run into problems with your identification.

Inman said she contacted the Garland County Election Commission.

"Just get out and vote", said student voter Terrence Johnson. The site suffered a brief power outage earlier in the day, but a breaker was flipped and normal operations resumed, said county elections spokeswoman Suzy Trutie.

The four early voting sites in Garland County were temporarily closed part of the morning after complaints that Susan Inman, the Democrat running for secretary of state, was not listed on the touchscreen ballot, County Election Commission Chairman Gene Haley said. An amendment is added to the Florida Constitution if it gets the support of 60 percent of the people who vote one way or the other on the amendment. The first was the 2016 presidential election.

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Before you come out to vote, you can check wait times at polling places near you online.

Virginia's record for absentee voting in any race was set in 2008, when 506,672 people voted early.

The state Board of Elections was made aware of the county board's action, and advised the county board on Wednesday to remove the deputies because "it looked bad", Stone said.

Denton County more than tripled its second day early voting numbers compared to the 2014 midterm, with 19,617 people casting ballots on Tuesday. He reported a brisk pace inside the polling place, but added he was grateful he had researched the almost 20 state and county ballot questions before he arrived to vote Monday afternoon.

"I think that's pretty good for a small town like Plainville", she said.

"I have blue nails, too", she said, "but I thought that was too much".

By law, candidates and campaign workers are not allowed within 50 feet of the polling site building, thus preventing them from following voters to the door while pressuring them to vote one way or another. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.

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