election http://kvpr.org en Final Field Poll Estimates Voter Turnout Below 2008 Levels http://kvpr.org/post/final-field-poll-estimates-voter-turnout-below-2008-levels <p></p><p>A record number of Californians have registered to vote. But the latest Field Poll estimates there likely will be a million fewer voters today than in the Presidential election of 2008.</p><p>The poll predicts 12.75 million Californians or about 70 percent of registered voters will cast ballots.</p><p>And for the first time in a statewide election the majority, 51-percent, will vote by mail.</p><p>Mark DiCamillo is Director of the Field Poll. &nbsp;He says many people wait until Election Day to drop their ballots at polling places.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Amy Quinton 6428 at http://kvpr.org