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Vote-by-mail applications in 43 states are not accessible to people with disabilities, possibly disenfranchising millions of voters

Deque Systems, a software company focused on web and mobile accessibility solutions, published a report Wednesday that found 43 states employ ballot applications that are inaccessible to people with disabilities. Despite the rise of mail-in voting ahead of November’s election, only Massachusetts and Michigan offer an accessible application for a […]
Vote-by-mail applications in 43 states are not accessible to people with disabilities, possibly disenfranchising millions of voters
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There’s nothing stopping the RNC from using voter intimidation tactics in November now that a decades-old agreement has ended, experts warn

November will mark the first presidential election that’s not bound by the terms of the 1982 consent decree. The decades-old agreement between the Republican and Democratic national committees limits the RNC’s participation in voter intimidation and suppression tactics. It was set after the DNC accused the RNC of engaging in […]
There’s nothing stopping the RNC from using voter intimidation tactics in November now that a decades-old agreement has ended, experts warn
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The coronavirus may force US states to adopt vote-by-mail policies — which usually take decades to implement

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php Quarantine restrictions are spurring several US states to weight adopting vote-by-mail policies for the November elections. Five states already have established vote-by-mail processes: Washington, Oregon, Utah, Colorado, and Hawaii. Switching to vote-by-mail is typically a yearslong process, but states would have to do the work in just a few […]
The coronavirus may force US states to adopt vote-by-mail policies — which usually take decades to implement