Early voting figures in key districts across the country triggered alarm bells within Republican circles over the weekend; signaling a “massive turnout” among progressives and Democrats throughout the US.
According to Fox News, “Early voting numbers show a dramatic increase in voter engagement in this year’s midterm elections compared with 2014 totals, and preliminary turnout results in some states are sending Republicans renewed warnings of a so-called ‘blue wave’ just weeks before Election Day.”
Traditionally conservative districts -such as Washoe County, Nevada- are seeing a massive surge in Democrat voting just two weeks away from the pivotal midterm elections.
“That never happens in Washoe,” said a local newspaper editor after Democrats outpaced GOP voters by 600 ballots. “But this is not a usual year. … We will know more in two or three days.”
Read the full report at Fox News.