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There's little consensus on what needs to be done by November. Democrats would like to send every voter a mail-in ballot and extend deadlines for getting them in. Republicans insist that would lead to fraud and undermine the integrity of the election. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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2020 Election: Secure Your Vote

Chaos In Primary Elections Raises Fears For November

Recent primaries have exposed an overtaxed voting system and raised questions about how much can be fixed by November.

Staying There L'indécis
Interlude L'indécis
Mission Neil Cowley Trio
Kneel Down Neil Cowley Trio
Eastynato Daniel Szabo
When the Body Arms and Sleepers
Which Ways (Instrumental) Arms and Sleepers
Lux Tor
Paper Rain Tor

Spike Lee's latest film, Da 5 Bloods, follows four black veterans as they return to Vietnam. African Americans have been fighting and dying for the U.S. from the outset, Lee says — just look at Crispus Attucks, the first American killed in the Revolutionary War. Lee is pictured above in Beverly Hills in February 2019. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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Spike Lee: Black People Have 'Been Fighting For This Country From Day One'

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Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) Marvin Gaye
Rice Paddies Terence Blanchard

There's little consensus on what needs to be done by November. Democrats would like to send every voter a mail-in ballot and extend deadlines for getting them in. Republicans insist that would lead to fraud and undermine the integrity of the election. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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Chaos In Primary Elections Raises Fears For November

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Sunroom yonderling and Feverkin
Coyote yonderling and Feverkin
Arches Tristan De Liege
Wooden Lines Tristan De Liege
Sapphire Bonobo
Until Tomorrow Soular Order
Coming Home Soular Order
2:3:5 Clogs
5/4 Clogs
Anomaly: Mvt. VI Glenn Kotche, Kronos Quartet

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