Of the dozen or so attendees at the public hearing Tuesday, almost all worked for the Department of Revenue. Only one person got up to speak.
County Clerk Linda Robbins says around 4,000 Monroe County residents participated in early voting this year.
According to the Secretary of State’s office, that means a cost savings for towns like Ellettsville and Stinesville.
Voter turnout for this year’s midterm election was surprisingly high in Monroe County.
After months of campaigning, election day is here. Polls are set to close across the area within the next five minutes.
While primaries used to allow voters to decide who would run in November, having two elections for one race may discourage voter participation.