Secretary of State: More than 58,000 absentee ballots requested for general election

Tuesday's general election will decide state and local races, including who will lead Mississippi as its next governor.

Posted: Nov 4, 2019 11:41 AM
Updated: Nov 13, 2019 1:23 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - More than 58,000 Mississippians requested absentee ballots for Tuesday’s general election.

According to the Secretary of State’s Office, Circuit clerks’ offices have received back 51,318 absentee ballots.

This past Saturday was the deadline for in-person absentee voting.

Mail-in absentee ballots must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday.

Absentee ballots from voters in the military and overseas must be received by 7 p.m. on Tuesday.

Tuesday’s general election will decide statewide and local races, including Mississippi’s next governor.

WTVA will have full coverage of Tuesday’s election and will show results on NBC, ABC, FOX, on and the WTVA 9 News mobile app. 

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Open this link to download the Android version.

Open this link to see sample ballots from counties in the WTVA viewing area.

Do you know where to vote? Open this link to find your polling location. 

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