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“U.S. has two weeks to get mail voting right to avoid a mess on Election Day, expert says”

NBC News: On June 23, Suraj Patel challenged incumbent Rep. Carolyn Maloney in New York’s Democratic primary. Six weeks after Election Day, Patel is still a candidate — because there are so many absentee ballots uncounted that officials have yet to declare … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Trump notes GOP governor when asked why he backs mail-in voting in Florida”

The Hill: President Trump on Tuesday elaborated on his sudden support for mail-in voting in the state of Florida by noting the state is run by a Republican governor.The president earlier in the day offered a qualifier to his weeks of sustained attacks … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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Is Same Lawyer Representing Trump Campaign and Kanye West Campaign in Wisconsin?

Ben Jacobs: Lane Ruhland, the Wisconsin lawyer who dropped off Kanye West’s presidential filing at the Wisconsin Board of Elections represented Donald Trump’s presidential campaign exactly one week before in federal court pic.twitter.com/RHajkRDiMO— Ben Jacobs (@Bencjacobs) August 5, 2020 Daniel … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“‘Outright Lies’: Voting Misinformation Flourishes on Facebook”

ProPublica: On April 3, Terrence K. Williams, a politically conservative actor and comedian who’s been praised by President Donald Trump, assured his nearly 3 million followers on Facebook that Democrats would light ballots on fire or throw them away. Wearing a red … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Trump’s Warnings About Voting by Mail Mix Reasonable Concerns With Fanciful Conspiracy Theories”

Jacob Sullum for Reason. … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Silicon Valley is losing the battle against election misinformation”

Politico: Videos peddling false claims about voter fraud and Covid-19 cures draw millions of views on YouTube. Partisan activist groups pretending to be online news sites set up shop on Facebook. Foreign trolls masquerade as U.S. activists on Instagram to … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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Ohio: “LaRose favors bill targeting dark money; Secretary of State backs bipartisan measure requiring disclosure.”

The Dayton Daily News reports. … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Michigan ballots tangled in mail delays in advance of Tuesday primary”

Washington Post: Mail problems marred the delivery of absentee ballots in Michigan in the run-up to Tuesday’s primary in the state, testing election administrators and ramping up fears of political pressure on the U.S. Postal Service just three months before … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Trump’s assault on mail voting threatens his reelection bid”

Politico: Donald Trump’s all-out war on mail voting is backfiring in battleground states.New private polling shared first with POLITICO showed that Republicans have become overwhelmingly concerned about mail balloting, which Trump has claimed without evidence, will lead to widespread voter … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Trump stokes fears of election-night mail voting fraud”

Axios reports. … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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