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Nearly 166,000 Ballots Cast So Far In Early Voting For Primary PDF Print E-mail
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By Administrator   
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 06:48

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Early voting is booming in North Carolina according to data from the State Board of Elections.

Nearly 166,000 ballots have been cast so far -- well ahead of the 34,000 that had been cast during the first four days in 2012.

The state board has posted links to sample ballots on its website, ncsbe.gov. Voters can also check their registration.

County websites have lists of early voting locations.

This year North Carolina requires a photo I.D. to vote, with certain exceptions. For those who don't have an I.D., instructions are posted at the voting location on how to request a ballot to vote.

Bill Clinton and Donald Trump Campaign In North Carolina This Week PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 07 March 2016 07:13

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Former President Bill Clinton will make three stops in North Carolina Monday, campaigning on behalf of his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Bill Clinton will visit Raleigh, Greensboro, and Charlotte.

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Fayetteville Wednesday.

Heidi Cruz, the wife of Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, was in Cary Saturday.

Board of Elections: We've Opened More Early Voting Sites and Hours Than For 2012 primary PDF Print E-mail
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By Administrator   
Monday, 07 March 2016 07:09

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Early voters for North Carolina's upcoming primary election have access to more early voting opportunities than in the 2012 primary, according to the state Board of Elections.

More than 360 early voting sites across the state will host 25,300 hours of voting during the 10-day early voting period, including Sunday hours.

Early voting that ends Saturday March 12. Early voting has provided hugely popular, with nearly one in four of 2012 primary votes cast early.

“We want voters to use the voting method that best fits their schedule,” said Board of Elections Director Kim Strach in a statement.

North Carolina now requires a photo I.D. to vote, with exceptions. For details on exceptions, visit voterID.nc.gov.

Primary Election Sample Ballots and Early Voting Locations PDF Print E-mail
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By Administrator   
Friday, 04 March 2016 07:20

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - With early one-stop voting underway, the state Board of Elections has posted links to give voters access to sample ballots and early voting locations.

The ballots are grouped by county and can be found at ftp://alt.ncsbe.gov/data/SampleBallots/2016-03-15/.

Early voting locations can be found using a searchable map at http://enr.ncsbe.gov/cbesearch/.

Early voting runs until March 12. Election Day is Tuesday, March 15.

North Carolina now requires voters to show a photo I.D. to vote, with a few exceptions. Those can be found at http://voterid.nc.gov/


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