As Americans look to the 2022 mid-terms with concern. Over the past several months several states, notably Republican-led ones, have enacted voter suppression laws and there are still worries over election security former President Donald Trump’s supporters continue to claim falsely that the last election was stolen from Trump. This article by Miles Parks is published by NPR. Here is an excerpt:
The American voting system is in the middle of a seismic shift, as state legislators propose and pass a flurry of laws restricting and expanding voting, and candidates navigate an electorate where a sizable portion of voters think the whole process is rigged.
Last week’s elections gave us our first insights into this new playing field in 2022 and beyond:
1) New York, New York
Governor’s races in Virginia and New Jersey got all the attention, but elections experts were most shocked at results out of New York.
Read the full article here.