New York

Record Turnout; Things are Going OK


The New York Times and many , many, many more forecast record voter turnout of 120 million+; CNN announced on-air preliminary exit polls showing that 1 of 7 voters said they had never voted before. Many end-of-day roundups also suggested that at first blush, the day’s polling problems seem fairly minor; only if Ohio or another decisive state proves too close to call will those post-election challenges pose a major problem.

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