NEW FINDINGS | Early voting turnout reached new highs for a Georgia midterm election
Because of rules changes in 2012, there is only one midterm and two presidential races that can be compared to what’s going on this year.
During the last midterm election, in 2014, a total of 17 percent of Cobb’s registered voters cast ballots.
In 2012, about 30 percent of Cobb's voters voiced their opinions early. And during the energized 2016 presidential election, that number was 39 percent.
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A record-breaking 6.9 million Georgians are registered to vote this year.
Eveler warns that if people have trouble at the polls, like vote-switching problems due to bad calibration or long fingernails, the solution is simple.
“If they have any problems with their voting machine, they should let a poll worker know,” she said.
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