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Making sense of Election Week vote counts.
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Still have a mail-in ballot? Drop it off in person

There is not enough time for ballots mailed by voters now to be received in time to count in several states.

Jason Wojciechowski
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Conservative activist calls voter suppression a ‘Spiritual Battle’ in high-level gathering

Conservatives strategized how to prevent mail-in ballots from being sent to voters in closed-door meetings with conservative leaders, nonprofits and Trump administration officials, including the Secretary of Homeland Security.

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Republic Governor Closes Ballot Drop-off Locations in Texas

The governor is limiting counties to one drop-off point for absentee ballots per county, but can provide no evidence why this is necessary.

Jason Wojciechowski
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The Grandfather Clause and White Supremacy

Grandfather clauses show just how far white supremacists will go to keep Black people from voting.

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Trump Campaign Spent Year Preparing Election Legal Challenge

Trump campaign and RNC lawyers have already written legal pleadings ready to be filed on Election Day or immediately after.

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Maine Will Have Ranked Choice Voting in November

A court ruling has cleared the way for Maine to use ranked choice voting in November, making it the first state in the country to do so for a national election.

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Pennsylvania Could Toss 100,00 Ballots Over Technicality

Trump won Pennsylvania by 44,000 votes in 2016. Now a court ruling could prevent officials from counting that many votes in Philadelphia alone.

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Thousands of North Carolina Votes May Be Disqualified Due to Lack of Witness Signatures

Black voters’ s ballots make up 43% of those rejected for incomplete witness signatures.

Jason Wojciechowski
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Bloomberg Raises Millions to Restore Voting Rights in Florida

Celebrities and high-profile figures came together to pay fees required for ‘returning citizens’ to regain voting rights.

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Wisconsin voters get more time to return ballots

A federal judge extends absentee ballot deadlines noting that existing rules would disenfranchise voters.

Jason Wojciechowski
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Judge Blocks Trump’s Postal Service Changes Calling Them ‘Politically Motivated’

A U.S. District Court judge has ordered the Postmaster General to halt policies that experts say have been holding up the mail and could harm vote-by-mail efforts.

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Experts warn online voting will not be as secure as online banking, but they are asking the wrong question

Voter anonymity makes the prospect of online voting more difficult than online banking according to experts. But banking can teach us about securing our elections now.