According to reports from ProPublica and Philadelphia Inquirers, Pennsylvania has rejected 370,000 mail-in ballot applications, most of which are duplicate applications.
According to the report, the election office in the battlefield states rejected 372,000 mailing requests.Approximately 90% of rejection requests are repeated and One out of every five requests is rejected.
Voters in Keystone State can indicate to election officials whether they wish to mail ballots during the primary election.And meWhen voters repeated these requirements after asking for a vote in the state̵
The report found that most of the 372,000 voters who refused to accept the request did not realize that they had selected a ballot for a general election in November.
In addition, according to the report, voters were also confused by unclear or inaccurate information on the state’s ballot tracking website, political parties, and the wave of information leaving voting groups.
The chaos led to the hiring of temporary staff in county offices across the state and working 7 days a week to deal with it.
Marybeth Kuznik, director of elections in Armstrong County, northeast of Pittsburgh, told ProPublica: “The calls we received are incredible.” “Sometimes it’s almost like a denial of service attack because sometimes I All you can do is answer the phone!”
Hill has contacted the Pennsylvania government for comment.
According to the US election plan, as of November 3, Pennsylvania has requested more than 2.7 million ballots and has returned 688,136 ballots.
During the coronavirus pandemic, voting by mail has become an urgent issue, and many people worry that voting in person will put them at risk of infection.
President TrumpMichigan court overturns Donald John Trump. Absent voters in Michigan court vote more However, his allies and his allies have repeatedly claimed that there is no evidence that mailed votes can lead to widespread voter fraud.
This fiasco marks the latest chapter in Pennsylvania’s 2020 election saga, which has been shaken by the coronavirus.
Counties in Pennsylvania have been working around the clock to process votes, and problems have also arisen at the county level. The Allegheny County Electoral Department announced on Wednesday that the party would resend 28,879 votes due to typographical errors causing voters to receive incorrect votes.
After Pennsylvania had to quickly increase its mail voting rights in Pennsylvania last year, news came out that the request was rejected Through legislation Allow people to vote via email without providing a reason.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe BidenJoe Biden Trump joked that if he loses Florida Biden, he will “find a way” to fire Governor Disantis, which defeated Trump’s response to the kidnapping attempt by the Governor of Michigan: What happened to this guy? ” Trump expressed doubts about Biden’s victory: “Maybe I have to leave the country” More According to a Hill/Harris poll published on Friday, he is 5 points ahead of President Trump of the state.