"According to the New Mexico Secretary of State, more than 344,000 voters cast early ballots and there were nearly 155,000 absentees. There are about 1.2 million registered voters in New Mexico."
"In Bernalillo County, home to Albuquerque - where McCain spent part of his last day of campaigning — more than half the voters had already cast their ballots before the sun rose this morning over the Sandia Mountains."
Read the full article: McCain's last stand
"More than half the voters." That's exciting news for our local electorate...