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Karina Shumate, 21, a college student, filled out a voter registration form in Richardson, Texas on Jan. 18. One big registration effort this year has drawn controversy among elections officials. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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2020 Election: Secure Your Vote

A Big Vote Registration Push Reaches Millions — But Divides Elections Officials

An outside group is blanketing the nation with official-looking exhortations to register to vote. Actual elections officials don't agree whether that's ultimately helpful or harmful.

Submarine Bob James
Letters Home CFCF
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The FBI building in downtown Washington, D.C. — Utah Sen. Mike Lee describes it as looking like "an abandoned set from The Hunger Games." ERIC BARADAT/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Just Plain Ugly': Proposed Executive Order Takes Aim At Modern Architecture

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Escapee Architecture in Helsinki
Nebraska Bruce Springsteen
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Conscious Club Vulfpeck
The Louvre Lorde
Starálfur Sigur Rós
Xavi Snarky Puppy
Comeback Kid The Midnight

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Halfway Through U.S. Quarantines, Two Women Describe 'Surreal,' Lonely Waits

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Mirages Jean-Benoît Dunckel and Jonathan Fitoussi
Wave of Mutilation [UK Surf] Pixies
Tidal Imogen Heap
Un long sommeil College
Little Secrets Passion Pit
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Karina Shumate, 21, a college student, filled out a voter registration form in Richardson, Texas on Jan. 18. One big registration effort this year has drawn controversy among elections officials. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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A Big Vote Registration Push Reaches Millions — But Divides Elections Officials

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A Violent Yet Flammable World Au Revoir Simone
Owl's Head Park Eleanor Friedberger

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