The Monroe County Board of Elections reported 9,503 voters cast their ballots Saturday.
The total number of early votes cast so far for 2020 election stands at 58.6 million ballots, which is more than the 58 million cast through the mail or at in-person early voting sites in 2016..
Republicans, including Trump's campaign, have been filing lawsuits to stop election officials from counting ballots that are delivered after Election Day.
Texas is one of the states that has been showing an unprecedented level of early voting.
The number of absentee ballots cast has already exceeded the record number set in the June primary, which was 25,998.
Against the backdrop of an ongoing global pandemic, one good thing is emerging from 2020: young people are turning up in droves to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential election. Absentee ballots can also be dropped off on November 3 by 7:30 p.m.at the board of elections office.
The long-time red state of Texas hasn't voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since choosing Jimmy Carter over Republican Gerald Ford in 1976.
President Donald Trump has repeatedly warned of voting fraud without offering any evidence.
The New York City Board of Elections said 93,830 people voted on the first day of early voting Saturday, almost double the total number for all nine days of early voting for the primaries in June.
In some of the most critical battleground states, laws prevent the early processing of ballots.
Democrats now account for 43 percent of the early votes, while Republicans account for 36 percent, reports CNN.
The campaign initially filed the application on Thursday after a USA federal appeals court decision last week left in place North Carolina's plan, dealing a setback to Trump's re-election campaign.
That means, for the first time in county history, 15% of registered voters have cast ballots before Election Day. But the Democratic edge had narrowed to just 12 points by Monday, according to data from Catalist, a company that provides data to Democrats, academics and nonprofit organizations.
The increase in early voting numbers can be seen as a direct result of the voters being wary of crowded polling booths amid the coronavirus pandemic. Their share is believed to have lessened slightly as compared to 2016. In the crucial swing state of Florida, Democrats now hold an advantage of 7% votes.
The Tulsa County Election Board is warning voters that plan on voting absentee in this year's general election, to get their absentee ballot requests in as soon as possible.