About 30 million people already have voted in 34 states and the District of Columbia, either by mail or in person. In a Washington Post-ABC poll, 27 percent of all likely voters said they had cast their ballots. Data on early voting seemed to show Democrats with an edge in several key states, although not as wide as the advantages Obama held four years ago. Here’s a look at the polling sites, before Tuesday’s elections.
Nov. 5, 2012 Craig Deininger, co-owner of Deininger's Floral Shop in Freeport, Ill., paints on the downtown Freeport shop's window encouraging people to get out and vote on Election Day. Joe Tamborello/The Journal-Standard via AP Buy Photo