2018 Primary Election Coming Down Home Stretch … Polls Close At 7 p.m. Today!

A steady stream of voters enters the Los Alamos County Municipal Building today for the 2018 Primary Election. As of about 3:30 p.m., 774 Democrats, 9 Libertarians and 348 Republicans cast ballots so far today. The grand total of ballots cast so far in this election is 2,950 compared to 2,887 at this time in the 2014 election. A burst of voters is expected between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. today. Vote Centers in addition to the Municipal Building include the Town Hall in White Rock, Betty Ehart Senior Center and the Community Building at the Golf Course. The Los Alamos Daily Post will report election results this evening from the Municipal Building. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Voters line up to cast their ballot this afternoon in the 2018 Primary Election in Council Chambers at the Los Alamos County Municipal Building. Election Official Josephine McCartney is at right. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

A voter casts her ballot this afternoon and was number 331 at about 3:15 p.m., so far today on this machine. The other machine registered 117 ballots cast so far today. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Presiding Judge Linda Fox, right, with student assistant Mathew Mesibov and Election Official Ysabel Meana this afternoon in Los Alamos Council Chambers where voting continues until 7 p.m. today in the 2018 Primary Election. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Scene this afternoon inside the Los Alamos County Municipal Building where voting is underway until 7 p.m. today. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

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