NC Voters Go To Polls In Primaries Today

Charlene Craig
May 10, 2018

It makes sense that voters might go to the polls on their lunch break, but after dividing the expected low turnout with the one hundred and sixteen voting precincts in Allen County, none of the polling places were experiencing a lunch rush.

North Carolina voters have the opportunity to vote in their party primaries today, with polls open until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Most voters don't need to show ID in North Carolina, but if you are a first-time voter in your county or use same-day registration, you may need to show some form of ID. "We've touched based with more than 150,000 voters at this point, registered thousands and we've made real changes in political landscape here", Dan Canon, Indiana 9th District Democratic primary candidate, said.

Absentee ballots are now available in Black Hawk County for the June 5 primary election.

If you plan to vote on Election Day, it's going to be a little bit different than in years past.

The polls are open until 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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In 2014, about 16 percent of Grant County voters participated in the county primaries.

Ancil Overbey, the 62-year-old CEO of a Gaston County crisis pregnancy center, sat at the precinct to help steer voters to Harris although he wasn't eligible to vote.

Eden Feldstein, of Sylvania Township, drove to his designated polling location on his lunch break to ensure he cast his ballot.

You must choose which primary in which to vote.

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Republican voters Tuesday also were choosing a nominee to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Edna Brown (D., Toledo). This year's ballot is two pages, and will require two stamps to be mailed in.

Keith Archer says in a report to the legislature that teens who register in advance would automatically be added to the voters list when they turn 18, and that would have a positive effect on voter turnout.

Primary elections typically serve for party members to nominate candidates to represent their parties in the general election.

"Representative Jon Hardister in Guilford County, he faces two Republican primary challengers including a former state senator who is kind of making his campaign really around this one issue of sales tax expansion", Kappler said. A non-Partisan ballot will not have the Democratic candidates or the Republican candidates on the ballot.

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