The general election takes place a little over a month from Tuesday. The benchmark means that voters can now begin to cast their absentee ballots.
Secretary of State Jon Husted says that Boards of Elections will also mail out absentee ballots to voters who have already requested them. All other voters have until Saturday, November 2 at noon to request an absentee ballot by mail. They may do so by contacting their county board of elections.
Important deadlines approach as we near the November Fifth general election.
Starting October 1, those wishing to vote absentee can do so from 8a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Muskingum County Board of Elections. The Director of the Board of Elections said when it comes to this ballot it's relatively simple for voters.
"When they come in to vote they'll just have certain candidates on the ballot," said Board of Elections Director Chris Hamill. "If they are in a township they...
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Muskingum County Board of Elections Director, Chris Hamill, said voters have a couple of options when it comes to requesting their absentee ballots.
"You can actually go to the Board of Elections and vote absentee here, you can download off of our website, and application for an absentee ballot, you can fill that out mail it to our office and we will...
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It's the first day for absentee ballots.
"You can actually call our office and request an application for an absentee ballot, and we'll gladly mail that out to you. You can go on our Website. You can print out an application for an absentee ballot and mail that in, or you can come in the office here to fill out an application, " says Muskingum County Board of Elections Executive Director, Chris Hamill.