FAQ: Early Voting in the Battleground States

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  • Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, early voting, battleground states
  • Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, early voting, battleground states
  • Colorado, early voting, battleground states
  • Florida, early voting, battleground states
  • Iowa, early voting, battleground states
  • North Carolina, early voting, battleground states
  • New Hampshire, early voting, battleground state
  • Nevada, early voting, battleground states
  • Ohio, early voting, battleground states
  • Virginia, early voting, battleground states
  • Wisconsin, early voting, battleground states

Getting a Head Start

While President Obama and Mitt Romney will have to wait until their first debate on Oct. 3 to trade barbs in person, their campaigns have been fiercely battling for the support of nine battleground states, make-or-break states where neither major party has overwhelming support. Keep reading for a breakdown of battleground states participating in early voting. —Britt Middleton

(Photos from left: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, Allan Tannenbaum-Pool/Getty Images)