Reside outcomes, races to observe

Polling places across most of Michigan close at 8 p.m. EST, wrapping up the August primaries on Tuesday to decide which Republican candidate will emerge from a crowded precinct. to face Governor Gretchen Whitmer this fall along with several hotly contested congressional and state legislators. fight.

Hundreds of thousands of Michigan voters returned absentee ballots before Election Day, and by Tuesday morning, more than a million absentee ballots had been received by election officials across the state, according to the Secretary of State’s office.

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Absentee ballots will not be returned until 8 p.m. Tuesday. In-person polling stations also closed later, but those in line before 8 p.m. were still able to vote.

Although voting closes at 8 p.m. EST, much of the state, voting in four Michigan counties in the Central Time Zone — Dickinson, Gogebic, Iron and Menominee counties — is still underway in a single session. more hours.

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