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US elections: Almost 100 million voters cast ballots ahead of Election Tuesday

Virtually 100 million US voters cast their ballots forward of Election Tuesday in a sign of elevated enthusiasm from Americans to participate in electing their next president.

A complete of 99,657,079 early votes had been counted, in accordance with US Elections Venture, which is 72 % of all of the votes cast within the 2016 election.

An estimated 35 million people selected to vote in-person at polling stations, whereas near 64 million voted utilizing mailed ballots. There are 28 million mailed ballots nonetheless excellent, the election web site mentioned.

Read more: How Biden could end 2020 on election night — and why Trump’s path is unlikely

It’s anticipated that the full variety of voters would blow by the 138 million who voted in 2016.

Opinion polls have to this point closely favored Democratic nominee and former VP Joe Biden to cruise by incumbent President Donald Trump.

In 2016, Trump was additionally chosen to lose to Hillary Clinton based mostly on the opinion polls.

Nevertheless, Trump and the Republican Party imagine the other and have mentioned they anticipate a “Red Wave” to brush throughout the nation. The colour purple is used to describe the Republicans, whereas the color blue is associated with Democrats.



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