Stories tagged: "vote by mail"


Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Philadelphia (Courtesy PA House of Representatives)
New Bill Aims to Strengthen Voter Access and Security in PA

While PA Republicans continue to amplify Trump’s ‘Big Lie,’ state Rep. Joanna McClinton is proposing a voter bill to fortify the election process for all.

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The Data Confirms It: Mail Delivery Seriously Slowed Down Under DeJoy

After Republican mega-donor Louis DeJoy became postmaster general, on-time delivery rates plummeted by as much as 30 points in some regions, The Guardian found.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Voting by Mail in Pennsylvania for the 2020 General Election

As Election Day gets closer, here’s what you need to know to make sure your ballot is counted.

Marcia McCoy drops her ballot into a box outside the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, in Cleveland, Ohio. (Graphic via Denzel Boyd/Tony Dejak of AP)
Trump Is Trying to Undermine Mail-In Voting. Here Are Five Ways to Ensure Your Ballot Is Counted.

If you’re one of the many people who wants to vote-by-mail, but is nervous about doing so after Trump’s attacks on the process, there’s some good news.

Processed mail-in ballots are seen at the Chester County Voter Services office in West Chester, Pa., prior to the primary election, Thursday, May 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
The Financial Watchdog for PA Could Soon Be Heading to Congress

State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale's victory came in an election where turnout passed 2 million, or 24% of Pennsylvania’s 8.6 million registered voters.

A voter fills out his ballot as a woman waits her turn during primary voting at the public safety building in McKeesport, Pa., Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Pennsylvania’s Elections Went Pretty Smoothly. Here’s What We Know So Far.

The lack of drama in the outcome of the presidential contests and the massive mail-in vote produced light in-person turnout throughout the state.

In this May 28, 2020, photo, Dave Turnier processes mail-in ballots at at the Chester County Voter Services office in West Chester, Pa., prior to the primary election. Tuesday's primary elections in seven states are both significant elections and big tests of campaigning during the age of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Want to Know What November Might Look Like? Pay Attention to Tuesday’s Primaries

States have scrambled to adjust to the new reality presented by the coronavirus pandemic, with some sending every voter an absentee ballot request.