Shayanne Gal, provided by Published 7:40 am CST, Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Michael Reaves/Getty Election Day for the hotly contested midterm races across the country is on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Though polls are generally open all day and into the evening, states vary on opening and closing times for polling places. Business Insider has broken down the times by state in the chart below. Polling places will be open nationwide to the public for Election Day Tuesday, November 6. Though polls are generally open from early in the morning into the evening, open and close times vary by state. To make sure you don't run out of time to make your voice heard, Business Insider has broken down the rules by state in the chart below. If you are in line to vote when the polls close, stay there. States have laws requiring people be allowed to cast their ballots if they were in line. See between which times you should plan to get to the polls: Shayanne Gal/Business Insider You can … [Read more...] about The polls are open in dozens of states for the midterm elections — see what time they close
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Voter engagement has already skyrocketed ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections in the form of early voting methods, but plenty of voters nationwide are set to cast their ballots in person. States vary widely on the rules for acceptable forms of identification at the polls. More states require photo IDs than not, but still differ in their technicalities. Business Insider Emails & Alerts Site highlights each day to your inbox. … [Read more...] about See if you need to bring an ID to vote in this handy map breaking down all the state rules for the 2018 midterm elections
Days ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, turnout in 22 states and Washington, DC, shattered previous midterm early voter rates, with a reported 31.5 million ballots cast three days before Election Day. These voters are taking advantage of policies in some states that allow voters to cast their ballot at a polling place in advance. Check the map below to see if your state allows you to cast your vote before Election Day on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Days ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, turnout in 22 states and Washington, DC, has shattered 2014 midterm election early voter rates, according to the New York Times, which reported 31.5 million ballots had been cast. The skyrocketing voter engagement comes in the midst of an already uncertain midterms field, full of tight races. Early voting opens up polling places before Election Day so voters can try and tip the scales with a vote in person. See where you can cast your ballot ahead of Tuesday, November 6: Many states end early … [Read more...] about Here are all the states where you can vote early in the midterm elections
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Business Day Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Supported by ByDavid E. Sanger Nov. 1, 2018 WASHINGTON — Shane Huntley has seen every form of state-sponsored cyberattack, first as an Australian intelligence officer and now as director of Google’s most advanced team of threat detectors. So when he was asked what surprised him the most about the 2018 midterm elections, his response was a bit counterintuitive. “The answer is surprisingly little on the hacking front, at least compared to two years ago.” He paused, and added: “And that reassures some people, and it scares some people.” He is right. From the cyberwar room that the Department of Homeland Security runs round the clock in a bland office building in Arlington, Va., to Microsoft’s threat-assessment center at the other end of the country, in Redmond, Wash., every form of … [Read more...] about Mystery of the Midterm Elections: Where are the Russians?
Shayanne Gal, provided by Published 12:01 pm CDT, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Jessica McGowan/Getty Images With the 2018 midterm elections just two weeks away, now is the perfect time to make a plan to vote to make sure your Election Day goes off without a hitch. Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2018, but you can vote early or absentee in most states. Experimental research studies show that people who make a plan in advance are much more likely to vote. Here's everything you need to know about your state's voter registration deadlines, when your ballot is due if you'll be voting absentee, and when the polls open and close in your state. With the 2018 midterm elections just 2 weeks away, now is the perfect time to start planning when and how you'll vote, whether you plan to head to the polls in person on November 6 or send in an absentee ballot before then. A 2010 experimental study found that voter turnout was up to 9% higher among people who made a plan to vote … [Read more...] about All the dates and deadlines you need to know before voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections