Rich Strike yes, Preakness champ Early Voting no for Belmont
Twelve hours before Early Voting won the Preakness, Kentucky Derby champion Rich Strike was back on the track at Churchill Downs to begin preparations for the Belmont Stakes. Trainer Eric Reed confirmed to The Associated Press on Sunday the plan is “absolutely” still to run Rich Strike in the Belmont.news.yahoo.com
With five days left, Bexar County surpasses 2016 early voting numbers
SAN ANTONIO – An extra week of early voting allowed Bexar County voters to surpass the in-person early voting numbers recorded in 2016, Elections Administrator Jacque Callanen said Monday morning. So far, more than 440,000 Bexar County residents cast a ballot during the early vote period. Greg Abbott allowed the extra week of early voting to give people more time to cast a ballot safely among the coronavirus pandemic. The combined total of absentee votes and in-person votes breaks all previous Bexar County early voting numbers, including the one recorded in 2018, Callanen said. Early voting ends on Friday evening.
Feeling out of the loop when it comes to early voting? We’ll fill you in
So if you’re feeling a little left in the dark, as in, you still don’t realize all your early voting options, we’re here to fill you in. When it comes to early, in-person voting ...Again, it’s up to the state when it comes to specifics, timelines and more. In federal elections in the U.S., this still isn’t permitted -- not on Election Day and not in early voting. Author’s note: A lot of the early voting places where I live have very specific hours. Let us know what questions you have about early voting, in the comments below.
New Facebook group gives Bexar County voters shortest early vote wait times
New Facebook group gives Bexar County voters shortest early vote wait timesPublished: October 22, 2020, 5:19 pmA San Antonio woman saw how voters were complaining about the long waits at early voting locations, so she decided to do something about it.
Windcrest residents hope voting process is faster moving forward in the 2020 election
WINDCREST, Texas – Like several small cities around Bexar County, the city of Windcrest had its share of long voting lines on the first day of early voting. 33K+ cast ballots on first day of early voting in Bexar CountySome residents were surprised to see lines stretching to the roadway from the Civic Center. Most of the residents KSAT spoke with were excited to see so many letting their voices be heard. However, there were some who were frustrated with why the process seemed to take longer than what they expected. Watch the story in the player above to hear what the residents had to say.