These laws are often put into place by Republicans who say they’re needed to guard against voter fraud. But Democrats accuse them of using this as a form of voter suppression as it is often poorer, minority voters who are unable to provide ID like a driving licence. … [Read more...] about US election 2020: A really simple guide
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Do electors have to vote for the candidate who won?In some states, electors could vote for whichever candidate they prefer, regardless of who voters backed. But in practice, electors almost always vote for the candidate who wins the most votes in their state. … [Read more...] about US election 2020: What is the electoral college?
Prior to primary day, Democratic governor Tony Evers and Republicans who control the state legislature engaged in high-stakes legal battles, one of which was ultimately decided by the US Supreme Court, over whether the governor had the legal power to postpone the vote until June or extend the absentee balloting deadline. … [Read more...] about US election: Does Trump have power to delay it?
The organization is anticipating an unprecedented number of postal votes due to the coronavirus pandemic and the warning raises the possibility that many citizens will not have their ballot counted in time, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said in his letter to Democratic congressional leaders, adding that it was not their intent. … [Read more...] about US Postal Service: Mail-in votes may not be counted in time for election
“I also knew that the Mueller investigation was not a witch-hunt. Trump had cheated in the election, with Russian connivance, as you will discover in these pages, because doing anything - and I mean anything - to ‘win’ has always been his business model and way of life,” Cohen said. … [Read more...] about Trump witnessed ‘golden showers in a sex club’ and ‘cheated in election with Russia’s help’, claims his former attorney