What To Do If You Run Into Problems At The Polls

Justice Department sending staff to monitor Tarrant County polling sites on Election Day

Justice Department sending staff to monitor Tarrant County polling sites on Election Day

At 7:30, the line was still more than 200 people deep, even though thousands of residents had already voted with absentee ballots.

When it's unclear whether you should be allowed to vote, you can ask for a provisional ballot.

SYCAMORE - More than 900 people turned out for early voting Monday ahead of the general election, according to the DeKalb County clerk and recorder's office.

Volunteers at the Election Protection headquarters of the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law have told ABC News they have been fielding non-stop calls from voters across the country over the past several weeks.

ME residents 18 and older can still register to vote, even on Election Day.

Remember, there is no straight ticket voting option available on the ballot for this election.

If you are registered to vote and have not moved since the last election, your polling place has most likely not changed. And although midterms typically have a lower voter turnout, this year is different.

Johnson said none of the ballots cast early would be counted until Election Day.

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The 2018 General Election offered a total of 82 polling locations, and new for this election, voters could cast their ballot at any polling location.

County elections chief Karen Rhea blamed a poll worker error but said the problem had been corrected, reported the publication.

The calls to vote and story after story about low voter turnout aren't new, but when compared with voter turnout numbers in other places around the world, the percentage of potential voters who actually cast a ballot in the US may surprise you.

People who aren't registered to vote can still do so Tuesday.

5 that more than 547,000 absentee ballots have already been returned for the November 6 General Election. The ID you have doesn't match what your state requires. On Voter.org's main page, you can scroll down to see polling locations by state.

The turnout follows on the heels of higher than normal absentee voting that took place prior to Election Day. If you're in line at 7 p.m., you can vote. Counties have their canvasses two weeks after the election and the state three weeks after.

If you can't reach the voting area because of barriers or other reasons, you can opt for curbside voting.

In Buxton, the line stretched out the door at 7 a.m.as voters stopped on their way to work. There's no state regulation about the "I Voted" stickers that have grown to become a "thing" to post on social media to confirm one's participation in the election process.

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