US Election 2020: More than 60 million pre-election votes have been cast, says report

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Published: October 27,2020 08:01 AM
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October 27, 2020: More than 60 million pre-election votes have been cast, and 33 states have surpassed their pre-election vote totals from 2016, according to a media report.

October 27, 2020: More than 60 million pre-election votes have been cast, and 33 states have surpassed their pre-election vote totals from 2016, according to a media report.



According to CNN’s twelve most competitively ranked states are among the states that have exceeded their total 2016 pre-election ballots cast.



They include: Georgia, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin.



The CNN report said that on Sunday, the nation surpassed the 58.3 million total pre-election votes cast in 2016.



Texas, where more than 7.3 million voters have already cast ballots this year, is closest to reaching its total turnout from 2016. The Lonestar State’s pre-election turnout is currently almost 82% of the state’s total votes from 2016, report said.



Detailed voter information comes from Catalist, a company that provides data, analytics and other services to Democrats, academics and nonprofit issue-advocacy organizations and is giving insights into who is voting before November, it said.