More than 700,000 North Carolinians have cast their absentee-by-mail ballots and thousands more are expected to return their absentee-by-mail ballots before the Nov. 3 deadline.
Time is running out for requesting ballots by mail —the deadline is Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 5 p.m.
Ballots must be returned either in person by 5 p.m. on Election Day, or be in the mail and postmarked by Election Day.
If you choose to vote by mail, understand your options and the process. Elections reporter Jordan Wilkie explains:
Understand your choices for by-mail voting using this tool, developed with the NC Watchdog Reporting Network, which guides you through a step-by-step process: