KOB Web Staff
Updated: September 24, 2020 10:15 PM
Created: September 24, 2020 02:37 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Democrats have requested more absentee ballots than Republicans in New Mexico.
According to the Secretary of State's Office, 158,860 absentee ballots have been requested by Democrats in the state. Republicans trail behind Democrats with 48,430 absentee ballot requests.
Nearly 40,000 absentee ballots have gone out to people who decline to state their party.
Only 1,504 Libertarians have requested an absentee ballot.
New Mexico sent absentee ballot applications to all registered voters in attempt to keep people from voting in person during the pandemic.
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