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2020 Election: Secure Your Vote

A rally outside the Montclair, N.J., town hall on July 1. Protesters hung 1,101 absentee ballots to represent the number of votes that weren't counted in a mayoral election that was decided by just 195 votes. Kate Albright/Montclair Local hide caption

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Signed, Sealed, Undelivered: Thousands Of Mail-In Ballots Rejected For Tardiness

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Sen. Roy Blunt (left) said he was "prepared to look at more money for the states to use for elections this year." But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (right) has said that such requests are a non-starter. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James has started a voting rights organization, and is urging NBA teams to offer their large venues as polling sites during the pandemic. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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Need A Polling Place With Social Distancing? 3 NBA Teams Offer Venues

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Mail-in voting has been relatively rare in New Jersey but Gov. Phil Murphy ordered the May 2020 elections to be entirely by mail due to the pandemic, a first for the state. Paul J. Richards/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A game between the Atlanta Hawks and Houston Rockets earlier this year before the pandemic ended the NBA season. The Hawks have announced plans to use their arena as an early voting site for upcoming elections. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Pennsylvania Gov. and Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge lamented President Trump's denigration of voting by mail because Ridge says it may wind up hurting Republicans. Haraz N. Ghanbari/Associated Press hide caption

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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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Chaos In Primary Elections Raises Fears For November

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Nina Ahmad declared victory as the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania auditor general nine days after the state's June 2 primary. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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This November, Election Night Could Stretch Into Election Week Or Month

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Hackers backed by China and Iran sent phishing emails attempting to steal the email credentials of campaign staffers for both major political parties. Nicolas Armer/DPA via Getty Images hide caption

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An election worker sorts vote-by-mail ballots for Washington state's presidential primary on March 10 in Renton, a suburb of Seattle. Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Volunteer poll worker Beverly Talley, left, wears a face mask and gloves as she checks in a voter at a voting center during primary voting in Washington, Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Fauci's New Vaccine Hopes For 2021; A Pandemic Election

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Voters stand in line as they wait to cast their ballots during primary voting in Braddock, Pa., on Tuesday. Problems with absentee ballots and a smaller number of polling places led to long lines in several states as primary elections that were delayed by the coronavirus resumed. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

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An election official waits to check in voters behind a plastic barrier Tuesday at a polling place at McKinley Technology High School in Washington, D.C. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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A fake story began circulating Sunday evening into Monday morning, which was then disputed by real journalists as well as a number of bots. Experts say the campaign may have been meant to make people question whether anything they see online is true. Twitter Screenshot hide caption

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'None Of This Is True': Protests Become Fertile Ground for Online Disinformation

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An election worker in Renton, Wash., begins processing mail-in ballots during that state's presidential primary in March. Varying state-by-state requirements around signatures and other rules have become the focus of legal fights as absentee voting expands due to the pandemic. Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The U.S. Postal Service faces challenges as more voters turn to mail in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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As More Americans Prepare To Vote By Mail, Postal Service Faces Big Challenges

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An election worker in Dallas setting up a polling place ahead of the March 3 in Texas. Texas officials are resisting efforts to expand mail-in voting due to the pandemic and insisting that voters cast ballots in person in upcoming elections. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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Texas Voters Are Caught In The Middle Of A Battle Over Mail-In Voting

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A 2019 naturalization ceremony in Lowell, Mass. The pandemic has put such ceremonies on hold in an election year when many new citizens vote for the first time. Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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