's Election 2008 Poll Closing Times map allows you to see the poll closing times for each state on November 4, 2008. The map displays all 50 states by color, with a different color for each of the latest poll closing times on Election Day: 7 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8 p.m., 8:30 p.m., 9 p.m., 10 p.m., 11 p.m. and 1 a.m.., all times Eastern. Each state's poll closing time is also available in rollovers. For states with multiple poll closing times, this detailed information is included in the rollovers. For instance, most of Florida is in the Eastern time zone, where polls close at 7 p.m. ET. But for counties in the Central Time Zone, polls close at 8 p.m. ET. And in New Hampshire, most polls close at 7 p.m. ET, but polls in 28 towns and cities close at either 6 p.m. ET, 7:30 p.m. ET or 8 p.m. ET. For states such as these, the latest poll closing time is also displayed in the rollover. Skip to main content
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