Election Day 2018: 12 Things for Voters to Know

35 Senate seats are up for grabs today

By William White, InvestorPlace Writer

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Election Day 2018 is here and that means it’s going to be a busy day for those living in America.

Election Day 2018: 12 Things for Voters to Know
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Here are a few things for voters to keep in mind for Election Day 2018.

  • Polls in the U.S. open at different times depending on the state.
  • However, the earliest that polls open today is at 5:00 a.m in some states.
  • The time that polls close is also up to each state.
  • It looks like the latest time for a poll to be open today is 9:30 p.m.
  • Finding out where to vote at is also a simple process and just requires users to check at Vote.org.
  • It’s also worth noting that there are a total of 35 Senate seats up for grabs today.
  • Deomcorats hold 26 of these seats and the rest are Republican.
  • The current state of the Senate has Republicans in power with 51 seats and Democrats have 49 seats.
  • There are also a large amount of House of Representatives members that are up for election today.
  • The House of Representatives is currently under the control of the Republicans.
  • This is due to Republicans holding 236 seats in the House and Democrats holding 193 seats.
  • Some predictions claim that the Republicans will maintain control of the Senate today, but will lose the House to the Democrats.

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As of this writing, William White did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities.


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