Early voting hits record high in Virginia ahead of dead-heat governor’s race

  • Early voting hit a record high in Virginia’s dead-heat governor’s race between former Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin.
  • At least 1,137,656 voters submitted early ballots, which makes up roughly one fifth of the state’s 5.9 million electorate.
  • Early voting turnout for this year’s election is nearly six times more than the number in 2017.

Source: Early voting hits record high in Virginia ahead of dead-heat governor’s race