Deadline For Absentee Ballots Is Today

Today is the deadline to apply for absentee ballots for the November 6th general election here in Pennsylvania. According to the PA Department of State, absentee ballot requests are approaching 200 thousand, with 96 thousand of the ballots already mailed in. That's the total number of absentee ballots cast in Pennsylvania in the 2014 midterms. Analysts say that's indicative of what's expected to be heavy in-person voter turnout on November 6th.