Trump, first lady cast votes by absentee ballot for midterms

Trump, first lady cast votes by absentee ballot for midterms
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A White House spokesperson said Friday that both Trumps voted by absentee ballot in New York "a few weeks ago." That means they will not have to travel to the state, where they are registered to vote, to cast a ballot in person.
 
In New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is seeking a third term in office and Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandOvernight Defense — Presented by Boeing — House passes resolution rebuking Trump over Syria | Sparks fly at White House meeting on Syria | Dems say Trump called Pelosi a 'third-rate politician' | Trump, Graham trade jabs Senate confirms Trump's Air Force secretary pick Lobbying world MORE (D-N.Y.) is also running for reelection. Both are expected to defeat their Republican challengers.
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The president and vice president cast their ballots as the GOP works to retain control of both the House and Senate in the first elections since they took office.
 
Trump has been criss-crossing the country to campaign for Republican candidates in key Senate and gubernatorial races. He is scheduled to travel to West Virginia, Indiana, Montana, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Ohio and Missouri in the final four days before Election Day.
 
Pence plans to join the president at a rally Friday evening in Indianapolis amid his own campaign blitz.
 
Updated: 2:23 p.m.