Colorado, Oklahoma, and Utah are holding downballot primaries tonight, and we’ll be liveblogging the outcomes. As a result of coronavirus, many citizens are selecting to vote by mail, and each state has different deadlines for the return of mail ballots. Consequently, we could not know the ultimate outcomes for some races for a number of days or extra.
Wednesday, Jul 1, 2020 · 12:05:49 AM +00:00
OKLAHOMA: First polls of the night time closed only a minute or two in the past within the Sooner State, the place we’re paying a very shut eye on two races. One is a statewide initiative to push for an growth of Medicaid, a measure opposed by the same old suspects like People for Prosperity, in addition to the state’s far-right Republican Governor, Kevin Stitt. Supporters have poured cash in right here, in order that ought to be a very good one to look at: vitality vs. inertia. On the Congressional degree, all eyes is on the OKC metro space, the place Republicans will resolve (barring a runoff, which might occur right here) which candidate will try and seize this seat again from Democratic Rep. Kendra Horn, arguably the largest upset winner of 2018.
Wednesday, Jul 1, 2020 · 12:11:22 AM +00:00
A reminder, earlier than issues get heavy. On this age of early voting and vote-by-mail, “precincts reporting” has been rendered primarily meaningless. We right here at Each day Kos Elections will begin reporting outcomes after we attain 5000 internet votes in a Home major, or in a statewide election, 5000 votes multiplied by the variety of districts within the state (so…25,000 votes for Oklahoma, 35,000 for Colorado, and so on.).