With less than two months before Illinois voters head to the polls, the gap is closing in the race for governor. Democratic incumbant Pat Quinn now trails Republican challenger Bruce Rauner by less than 3 percentage points.
Rita Heard Days says people who would not normally vote Republican in North St. Louis County are doing so in this election.
Problems have been few, Republican Director of Elections Gary Stoff tells KMOX.
For the first time, voters concerned about any problems they run into will have a chance to report them directly to election officials.
Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Though the polls give political junkies a rush – and can put them on a natural high for a time or sink them into the bowels of depression – they mean absolutely nothing on Election Day. The poll taken on Election Day at the nation’s polling booths is obviously the only one that counts.
A recent poll shows Senate hopeful Todd Akin 3 points ahead of Senator Claire McCaskill despite flack for his recent comments.
Polls stay open until 7 pm. Follow results this evening on KMOX.
Come informed, but dress light.