New Hampshire has a law that prohibits political clothing in polling sites. The rule is now up for debate as infringing 1st amendment rights.
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Over 70 percent of Republicans express doubt over the November election results. However, this is likely what they wished were true.
Trump has tried to delegitimize ballots counted after the elections on November 3rd. However, vote counting after elections has been common practice by states in the past.
We expect polling places to be formalised settings where voters exercise their voting rights. But there are some unusual polling places.
As a result of the social-distancing rules due to the pandemic, cities are turning to hotels to provide space for voters to exercise their civic duty.
There is a shortage of poll workers ahead of the November 2020 elections. Facebook has launched a poll worker recruitment push in the News Feed.
This year’s elections will be quite like nothing ever seen before. Stadia, drive-thrus and even movie theatres are set to become polling places.
Poll workers are in short supply despite elections being around the corner in November. Young people are, however, doing much to save the election.
There is growing concern that there will be a shortage of polling station workers on election. Students are recruiting young people to help.
Tens of thousands of mail ballots were tossed out in this year’s primaries raising worries over what could possibly happen during November’s “corona polls”.