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Tag: Voting

The Supreme Court’s Mail-Ballot Mulligan in Pennsylvania

Another year, another Pennsylvania election that might come down to judges resolving a mail-vote snafu.

The hopeful news is a stay Tuesday by Justice Samuel Alito, which suggests the Supreme Court might finally tell the judiciary to stop rewriting election rules in the middle of the game.

Biden questions if US midterm elections will be ‘legit’

“I’m not saying it’s going to be legit,” Mr Biden said when asked about the possibility of fraud in the forthcoming elections that will decide the balance of power in Washington.

“The increase in the prospect of being illegitimate is in direct proportion to us not being able to get these reforms passed,” the Democratic president continued.

Judge Rules Absentee Ballot Drop Boxes Not Allowed in Wisconsin

Bohren agreed with the plaintiff attorney’s argument that state law only allows two ways for absentee ballots to be returned: by mail or in-person at the local clerk’s office.

When returned in person, only the person who cast the vote may do that, Bohren ruled.