(ATLANTA) -- A coalition of civic participation groups have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the provisions of Georgia's new election law that dictate how and to whom non-government entities can mail absentee ballot applications. The plaintiffs -- VoteAmerica, Voter Participation Center and Center for Voter... Read More.
BY: QUINN SCANLAN, ABC NEWS (ATLANTA) — Overcoming universal Democratic opposition, Republicans in the Georgia Senate on Monday narrowly passed a sweeping elections omnibus bill that would eliminate no-excuse absentee voting, which was enacted by Republicans in 2005, just months after a record... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and ALEX HOSENBALL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Pennsylvania, one of the most important presidential battlegrounds, is among the handful of states that did not begin processing absentee ballots until Election Day morning.That abridged timeline is one... Read More.
By DEVIN DWYER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court Monday night granted the request of South Carolina state election officials to reinstate, for now, a long-standing requirement that absentee ballots be signed by a witness.A federal district court... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York City election officials are scrambling to fix an error that sent at least 100,000 absentee ballots to Brooklyn voters with the wrong name and address printed on the return envelope.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A federal judge denied a challenge to the way the state of Ohio processes absentee ballots, just 36 days before the election.Currently in Ohio, to secure absentee ballots, a voter must... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- State election officials in Michigan and Ohio -- two major swing states -- said they've already received a record-breaking number of requests for absentee ballots -- eight weeks before Election Day.More than... Read More.
By TONYA SIMPSON and KELSEY WALSH, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In two weeks, North Carolina will become the first state to send out ballots for the 2020 general election. The state will initiate the vote-by-mail process on Sept. 4, a full... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The 2020 presidential election on Tuesday, Nov. 3 is poised to be unlike any other with the country in the midst of a global pandemic. Due to COVID-19, states have been reviewing their... Read More.