Over 2,000 Have Voted Early Thus Far In Hamilton County

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Over 2,000 Hamilton County voters have cast early ballots thus far.

Early voting began Wednesday and continues through May 1.

The election is set for May 6.

Here are the totals thus far:

ABSENTEE/BY MAIL

Ballot Type - D 26
Ballot Type - G 1
Ballot Type - R 23

Totals 50

BRAINERD REC CTR
Ballot Type - D 209
Ballot Type - R 191

Totals 400

ELECTION COMMISSION

Ballot Type - D 212
Ballot Type - R 377

Totals 589

EASTWOOD CHURCH

Ballot Type - D 32
Ballot Type - R 429

Totals 461

NORTHGATE

Ballot Type - D 63
Ballot Type - R 507

Totals 570

Democrat Totals 542
Republican Totals 1,527
Total Casts 2,069


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