breaking news Over 60 Million Americans Cast Early Ballots last minute news
MetiNews.Com - High turnout sets stage for potential record breaking year as Americans eclipse number of early votes in 2016.
Breaking News ! Over 60 million Americans have cast early ballots in the US's forthcoming presidential election, setting the stage for potentially record-breaking turnout this year.In all, 60,268,395 people have voted early this year, according to a running tally being compiled by the US Elections Project Monday, which is run by a professor at the University of Florida.Democrats continue to comprise the bulk of early voters at nearly 49%. While having gained ground Republicans account for just over 28%, and non-affiliated voters comprise 22.4%.
.Voters have increasingly turned to mail-in balloting and early voting at polling places this year amid health concerns sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.US President Donald Trump has sought to frame mail-in-voting as being unduly prone to fraud, but has not backed his claims up with evidence.But Democrats have pushed for expanding vote-by-mail to create a safe way to hold elections amid the pandemic that has infected 8.6 million and killed over 225,000 in the country. -
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