Six states have not changed their requirement for an excuse to vote absentee

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Has your state provided exceptions for absentee voting for the November 2020 election?

Six states have not changed their excuse-required-to-vote-absentee rules. Any registered voter in these states must check with their state (or in the case of Mississippi, local) elections department for for eligibility: IndianaLouisiana, Mississippi,  South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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Tacoma columnist calls for national vote by mail

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“Enough is enough,” writes Tacoma News-Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll, lamenting polling glitches witnessed across the country on Tuesday.

There were long lines across the country, with voters far and wide forced to wait hours upon hours just to have their voices heard.

In some places, there weren’t enough voting machines. In others, precincts were late to open. In still others, there were ballot shortages, car crashes and power outages — all of which needlessly affected peoples’ Constitutionally enshrined right to vote.

It was painfully evident on Tuesday that in many states, voting systems failed voters.

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