GOP Primary Runoff Election Day Reminders
June 25, 2018
Polls open for the Republican Primary Runoff Election for the 3rd Congressional District at 7 a.m. TOMORROW, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Polls close at 7 p.m. Any voter in line at 7 p.m. is entitled to cast a ballot.
Voters who voted in the primary election of one party cannot cross over and vote in the primary runoff election of the other party. Voters who did not cast a ballot in the primary, however, may vote in the primary runoff race provided they live in the district.
Other important information for Election Day includes:
Polling Place Location: A polling place locator is available on the Secretary of State’s website at http://www.sos.ms.gov/PollingPlace/Pages/default.aspx.
Voter Photo ID: Voters are required to show photo identification at the polls. A voter without an acceptable form of photo identification is entitled to cast an affidavit ballot. An affidavit ballot may be counted if the voter provides an acceptable form of photo identification to the Circuit Clerk’s Office within five business days after the election. For more information, visit www.msvoterID.ms.gov.
Campaigning: It is unlawful to campaign for any candidate within 150 feet of any entrance to a polling place, unless on private property.
Loitering: The polling places should be clear for 30 feet from every entrance of all people except elections officials, voters waiting to vote, or authorized poll watchers.
Camera Phones: Voters are prohibited from taking pictures of their marked ballot.
For more Election Day information, visit Y’all Vote, or call the Elections Division Hotline at (601) 576-2550 or 1-800-829-6786.