HERE’S HOW THE TURNOUT LOOKS IN WEEK ONE
By Friday, 13,166 Alaskans had cast their ballots early in person. Early voting started last Monday at 188 locations around the state, and continues through Nov. 5.
For the voting days of Oct 22-26, the breakdown is:
- Republican 3,445
3,641 (trend conservative)
2,911 (strongly liberal)
- Remainder are the minor parties
Turnout totals Monday through Thursday statewide:
- Monday – 3,281
- Tuesday – 2,608
- Wednesday – 2,430
- Thursday – 2,142
- Friday – 2,705
29,275 absentee ballots have been applied for as of Friday.
12,448 absentee and online ballots have been voted and returned. Not all these ballots will be accepted, because they may not be signed, witnessed, or include a personal identifier and birthdate. Mail-in ballots must be completed correctly to be counted.