What if an election was held and no voters showed up? Turnout so far in Mauldin precincts for Primary Day hasn’t been that bad, but veteran poll workers say it’s slower than last November’s mayoral election (which had a turnout in the teens) and exponentially slower than January’s presidential primary.
Opinions varied on what accounts for the lackluster numbers. One volunteer said voters were turned off by the confusion over who was and was not on the ballot. Another said that voters were fatigued from the third election in the last eight months. A third suggested that voters