Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

August 20, 2012

Over 260 absentee ballot requests already

Steve Woodhouse
Journal-Express

Knoxville — As of this afternoon, the Marion County Auditor's Office had received 264 absentee ballot requests for November's general election. 

Absentee voting is open to any eligible Iowa voter. Ballots must be sent to overseas and military voters 45 days before the election.

The earliest Marion County voters can vote at the courthouse, or submit their ballots, is Sept. 27.