19,144 absentee ballots issued for runoff election, see county-by-county breakdown

JACKSON, Mississippi — According to the Statewide Election Management System, 19,144 absentee ballots have been requested as of 9 a.m. today for the June 24 Democratic and Republican runoff elections.

This compares to 18,036 total absentee ballots requested in the June 3 primary elections, according to Secretary off State Delbert Hosemann.

“Mississippians across the State realize the importance of every single vote in this Party Primary Runoff Election,” said Hosemann. “We hope to see high voter turnout on Election Day.”

Absentee ballots returned by mail must be received by your Circuit Clerk no later than today by 5 p.m.