MARQUETTE, Mich. (WJMN) – Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson held a virtual press conference at 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday. She spoke about the number of absent voter ballots sent in, low numbers of polling location volunteers, and addressed issues leading into the November general election.
The Aug. 4 primary election brought in a record number of absentee votes in Michigan.
There were several primaries for state and U.S. House seats, as well as primaries for a few Upper Michigan Michigan sheriff’s offices and some local millages.
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