Some 70% of voters Tuesday were white, compared with 72% four years ago. The share of black voters also slipped to 12%, down via 13%.
Meanwhile, the Latino voting population ticked up to 11%, via 10%, in addition to also the Asian to 4%, via 3%.
— As of 6 p.m.
Voters like their candidate
Only 25% said their vote was based on the dislike of the various other options. Another 31% said they like their candidate, yet they have reservations.
— As of 6:10 p.m.
Voters made decision before September
Voters made up their mind whom to vote for a long time ago, according to early exit poll data.
Some 62% of voters decided before September whom their candidate would likely be. Another 26% decided in either September or October.
–As of 5:30 p.m.
Voters not excited about Clinton or Trump
Not much of a choice.
which’s how many voters feel about This particular year’s presidential candidates. Only about four in 10 voters said they would likely be excited or optimistic about either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump inside the White House next year, according to early exit polls.
which contrasts with their view of the current president. Some 54% of voters going to the polls today said they approve of the job Barack Obama will be doing as president.
in addition to also while there’s been lot of talk by Donald Trump about the election being rigged, about eight in 10 said they were at least somewhat confident which the results of the election would likely be counted accurately.
Having a change candidate will be the top priority for about four in 10 voters, yet just over one in a few said they wanted a candidate with experience or judgment.
— As of 5 p.m.