More Than 20,000 Vote Absentee In Oklahoma Election - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

NEWS: Politics

More Than 20,000 Vote Absentee In Oklahoma Election

Posted: Updated:
[File Photo] [File Photo]
OKLAHOMA CITY -

State Election Board officials say more than 20,000 Oklahomans have already cast their ballots for the Nov. 6 general election.

State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax (ZEER'-ix) said Friday that county election boards have received 20,016 absentee ballots mailed by Oklahoma voters. The county election boards have sent 53,132 absentee ballots to Oklahoma voters who requested them.

The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the general election is Oct. 31.

The state election board says almost 20,000 absentee ballots have been sent to Democratic voters and about 7,500 of them have been returned.

More than 29,000 ballots have been sent to Republican voters and more than 11,000 have been returned.

Almost 3,600 ballots have been sent to voters registered as independents and about 1,100 have been returned.

Live Radar

ESP Interactive

Featured

  • PoliticalMore>>

  • Cruz suggests flight ban is boycott of Israel

    Cruz suggests flight ban is boycott of Israel

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:44 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:44:25 GMT
    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is questioning whether President Barack Obama used a federal agency to impose an economic boycott on Israel after the Federal Aviation Administration banned U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv...More >>
    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday questioned whether President Barack Obama used a federal agency to impose an economic boycott on Israel after the Federal Aviation Administration banned U.S. airline flights to Tel...More >>
  • FAA lifts ban on US flights to Tel Aviv airport

    FAA lifts ban on US flights to Tel Aviv airport

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:42 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:42:07 GMT
    The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv while assessing the danger of rocket attacks.More >>
    The Federal Aviation Administration lifted its ban Wednesday on U.S. flights in and out of Israel, which the agency had imposed out of concern for the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets.More >>
  • House, Senate advance competing border proposals

    House, Senate advance competing border proposals

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:24 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:24:43 GMT
    Senate Democrats and House Republicans are moving separately to slash President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency spending request for the southern border, but they're unlikely to end up with a deal...More >>
    At an impasse on immigration, House Republicans and Senate Democrats advanced competing proposals Wednesday for dealing with tens of thousands of young migrants showing up at the southern border. Each side quickly ruled...More >>
Powered by WorldNow
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
OKLAHOMA CITY'S OWN TM
Oklahoma's Own News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state including Oklahoma City's Own.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.