Michelle Obama votes early in US polls

US First Lady Michelle Obama has voted early in the presidential elections.

Updated: Oct 16, 2012, 12:21 PM IST

Washington: US First Lady Michelle Obama has voted early in the presidential elections.

"Hey, @BarackObama, I just dropped my absentee ballot in the mail - I couldn`t wait for Election Day! Love you! -mo," Michelle wrote on Twitter.

The US presidential elections will be held Nov 6.

Barack Obama is expected to vote early Oct 25 in Illinois, which will be the first time a presidential candidate will not vote personally on the election day.

According to experts, some 30 percent of voters may cast their ballots before the formal election day.

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