Politics

Here’s What Time The Polls Close For The 2018 Midterms

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Saagar Enjeti White House Correspondent

These are the times the first polls in each state close by Eastern Standard Time (EST), as provided by the Associated Press and Politico.

FORT WAYNE, IN - NOVEMBER 05: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally for Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun at the County War Memorial Coliseum November 5, 2018 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

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In some cases, polls have multiple closing times per state. In those cases, the time of first closing is listed here:

6:00pm EST: Indiana, Kentucky

7:00pm EST: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia

7:30pm EST: North Carolina, Ohio, West Virginia

8:00pm EST: Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas

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8:30pm EST: Arkansas

9:00pm EST: New York, Minnesota,  Nebraska, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Arizona, Wisconsin, Wyoming

10:00pm EST: Iowa, Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Montana, Oregon

11:00pm EST: California, Washington, Hawaii

12:00am EST: Alaska

The 2018 midterm elections have already seen a record number of early votes cast and turnout is expected to drastically outpace the 2014 midterm elections. President Donald Trump has spent nearly a month on the campaign trail telling voters to act as if he himself is on the ballot.