Early voting underway for Arkansas’ March 3 primary election

FOX24

ARKANSAS (AP) — Early voting has begun for Arkansas’ March 3 primary and nonpartisan judicial election.

Voters began casting ballots early Tuesday for the election, which has drawn interest among Democratic presidential hopefuls.

Secretary of State John Thurston has not predicted how many of the state’s more than 1.7 million registered voters will cast a ballot in this year’s primary.

Turnout for the 2018 primary was 19% and was 38% in the 2016 primary.

Aside from the Democratic and Republican presidential primaries, the only contested statewide race on the ballot is the non-partisan contest for an open state Supreme Court seat.

Joseph Bollinger was out early Tuesday campaigning in Bella Vista

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

FOX24 Video

TOP STORIES

More News

DON'T MISS

More Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Follow KNWA & FOX24 on Facebook

get the app

News App

Weather App

Follow @KNWAFOX24 on Twitter