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Readiness is vital to successful voting. However, less than 100 days to elections, the US is still racing the clock on election security.
Vote-by-mail requires resources. But a new poll shows half of the young people eligible to vote may not be able to secure these resources.
Since 2008, Britney Spears has been under a conservatorship. It’s possible she’s joined thousands of Americans disenfranchised yearly by “incompetence” laws.
Upended by the disastrous pandemic, the 2020 election is facing yet another attack on the vote from ransomware.
The fact this year’s general election will involve mail-in-voting like never before has raised concerns about the safety of the vote.
Many experts predict the 2020 election will be one of the most litigated in U.S. history. Trump and Biden are constituting legal armies in preparation.
National security leaders and experts have called on Congress to provide funding to election officials for administering a safe and secure election in November, despite the coronavirus.
There is a lot of foreboding around the 2020 coronavirus pandemic elections. Politico has an article discussing 8 reasons the elections could be a disaster.
America’s November 2020 polls are already around the corner, yet election officials still face questions around safety and security.