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Elections During A Crisis: Vote-By-Mail Is One Of Several Solutions
States should modify election procedures as necessary to deal with the rise of COVID 19. Having a diversity of avenues for voting in person, absentee, curbside, on site at hospitals and other such facilities enhances the stability of the system, maximizing the likelihood that elections may continue despite whatever unexpected threat emerges.
DES MOINES, IA - NOVEMBER 06: A voter fills out a ballot at a polling station on November 6, 2018 in Des Moines, Iowa. Today's election will determine if Republicans or Democrats will  control the House of Representatives. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)
Kim Westbrook Strach, executive director of the Bipartisan State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement, questions Mark Harris during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District's voting irregularities investigation on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at the North Carolina State Bar in Raleigh, N.C. (Travis Long/Raleigh News & Observer/TNS)
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