What To Expect Before Heading To The Polls

What constitutes voter suppression versus disorganization by local officials running the ballot booths?

Will long lines deter people from voting?

Can you wear a campaign T-shirt to the polls and still vote?

For more on these matters on making sure your vote counts, Farai Chideya speaks with George Washington University Law School professor Spencer Overton and Shannon Reeves, a top-ranking staffer for the Republican National Committee.



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