Politics

Almost 1 Million Americans Have Already Voted in 2020 Election

A record 975,175 voters have already cast early ballots in the 2020 election, according to data from 25 states tallied by the U.S. Elections Project. The actual number is likely much higher because some states have yet to report their early voting totals, while others count early ballots on the local level, according to Michael McDonald, a University of Florida professor who maintains the data. Around the same time during the 2016 election, only 9,525 voters had cast their ballots, according to McDonald. "Nearly a million voters this far in advance of an election has never occurred in any American election. Period," McDonald wrote on his website. A number of factors arRead More From Source