Voter Turnout High? Or Low?
How was voter turnout in Utah this election year? Utah's director of elections says it may top out at 80%. In Summit County it was 85%, while Wasatch County saw 75% turnout. But how elections officials base those percentages tells a different story. Compared to the rest of the nation, Utah is the third-lowest state in terms of voter turnout with only 49% of the eligible voting population casting a ballot. KPCW's Renai Bodley has more.
Click here for the U.S. Election Project website.
Click here for Summit County election returns.
Click here for Wasatch County election returns.