State elections officials in key swing states Ohio and Michigan confirmed that they received a record number of absentee ballot requests — eight weeks before the Nov. 3 election.
President Donald Trump won both states in 2016.
The Detroit Free Press confirmed that more than 2 million Michigan voters have already submitted absentee ballot applications for the general election. That’s the most requests for any election in state history.
Roughly 1.6 million absentee ballots were used…