There were still more than 174,000 outstanding absentee ballots as of the latest update from the state Elections Commission with voters facing an 8 p.m. deadline tomorrow to get them back in the hands of local clerks.
According to this morning’s update, nearly 1.9 million ballots have been returned out of the nearly 2.1 million clerks have sent to voters.
Those totals include the 644,843 votes cast through early, in-person voting.
The state is already at 63.4 percent of the votes cast in the presidential election four years ago.
See this morning’s update here.