Early Voting Begins In Alexandria

The early voting began in Alexandria on Sept. 18 for the upcoming Nov. 3 general election. Voters across the state braved long lines and wait times in some places of several hours to cast their votes. Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) also cast along with 1,047 ballots in Alexandria, compared to 123 ballots cast on the first day of early voting in 2016.

Senator Mark Warner leaves the Alexandria Voter Registrar’s Office Sept. 18 on the first day of early voting in Virginia

According to the Alexandria Gazette Packet, “Early voting opened across the state Sept. 18 and runs through Oct. 31. Alexandria voters can vote early Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Voter Registrar’s Office at 132 N. Royal St. with satellite polling places opening in October. In addition to in-person early voting, voters may request an absentee ballot to vote by mail or for drop-off at a local polling station during early voting hours.”

As per Alexandria Gazette Packet, “The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 3 election is Oct. 13. The last day to request an absentee/vote by mail ballot is 5 p.m. Oct. 23. All voters must be registered and show a photo ID in order to cast a ballot and all voters are able to request an absentee ballot. Absentee ballots can be requested by mail or online at vote.elections.virginia.gov. A paper application can be downloaded from the absentee page at https://www.alexandriava.gov/Elections. The deadline to vote in-person absentee is 5 p.m. Oct. 31. Voters no longer need to give any reason to vote early.”

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