Student absentee ballots available for Fairfax County voters
By Eric Veram
RICHMOND, Virginia: For college students who are registered to vote in Fairfax County but attend college somewhere else can now apply for mail-in absentee ballots. The application may be found at the Fairfax County Government Center, libraries, county offices or here on the county's website. The deadline to register to vote for the November 5 election is October 15, and the deadline to apply for a mail-in absentee ballot is October 29. The hot ticket on Virginia's upcoming ballot is the highly publicized contest between Terry McAuliffe (D) and Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R).