The state’s tight deadlines mean that it invalidates ballots at a rate 11 times that of the nation as a whole.
1 out of 25 absentee ballots arrived late and were not counted. Do not let this happen to you. With less than 100 days to the election, now is a good time to check your calendar. Where will you be on November 5? Where will other members of your family be? If there is any chance, you will be away-Send in your application for an absentee ballot now. When you receive your ballot in early October, send it back. Do not put it in a pile on your desk. If you wait until late October, You may be the 1 in 25 to have your ballot invalidated.